AbbVie

Supply Chain Planner

Employer
AbbVie
Location
Lake County, IL, United States
Posted
Oct 31, 2020
Ref
2006823
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
About AbbVie
AbbVie's mission is to discover and deliver innovative medicines that solve serious health issues today and address the medical challenges of tomorrow. We strive to have a remarkable impact on people's lives across several key therapeutic areas: immunology, oncology, neuroscience, eye care, virology, women's health and gastroenterology, in addition to products and services across its Allergan Aesthetics portfolio. For more information about AbbVie, please visit us at www.abbvie.com . Follow @abbvie on Twitter , Facebook , Instagram , YouTube and LinkedIn .

  • Create, monitor and maintain a feasible 24 month end-to-end volume (replenishment/production) and inventory plan for all assigned product families that conform to business strategies, financial and throughput plans, capacity constraints and the target inventory profiles to support monthly sales and operations planning process and PLAN/LBE process.
  • Act as partner for the Brand Leader and other brand team members to determine the impact of projects and strategic decisions on volumes and inventory.
  • Leverage the global planning system, and monitor and maintain planning parameters and data to ensure AbbVie manufacturing sites and affiliates have reliable data to look at and output from the system can be used for third party manufacturers and customers.
  • Participate in or initiate the periodic S&OP process.
  • Participate in the discussions and execution around Life Cycle Management.
  • Daily contact with one or multiple (internal/external) supplying plants to coordinate the supply of pharmaceutical finished product, bulk, active pharmaceutical ingredient or supporting materials.
  • Drive continuous improvements and participate in continuous improvement initiatives led by colleagues.
  • Develop and maintain effective relationships with internal and external stakeholders, within the organization, AbbVie manufacturing plants, Third party suppliers and cross-functional personnel.
  • Participate in cross functional projects as Subject Matter Expert for supply chain planning.

Qualifications
  • Minimum Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Supply Chain Management, Engineering or Science
  • 1 -3 years of work experience in a similar environment, is preferred
  • Must be experienced with advanced planning systems and ERP systems, preferably JDA and SAP
  • Ability to be a team player with focus on improvement and strong drive for results
  • Must possess excellent overall view and analytical skills
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills are required
  • Excellent organizational skills are required
  • Proven ability to possess strong problem solving, negotiation and conflict resolution skills

Significant Work Activities
N/A
Travel
Yes, 5 % of the Time
Job Type
Experienced
Schedule
Full-time
Job Level Code
IC
Equal Employment Opportunity
At AbbVie, we value bringing together individuals from diverse backgrounds to develop new and innovative solutions for patients. As an equal opportunity employer we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy), physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic.