Supply Chain Materials Planner

Rensselaer, NY, United States
Feb 19, 2021
Required Education
Masters Degree/MBA
Position Type
Full time
We are currently looking for a Supply Chain Materials Planner to join our growing Supply Chain Logistics group. Our team manages global raw material and component supply, while executing storage capacities and logistics within our supply network. You will be responsible for resources needed to meet the manufacturing production schedule, supporting special projects in the area and executing data analytics that impact overall supply chain projects.

As a Supply Chain Materials Planner, a typical day might include the following:
  • Ensuring requirements across IOPS (Industrial Operations & Product Supply) and Tarrytown are identified and that all material demand is being managed.
  • Participating in Demand Reviews, Supply Reviews and IPS processes to ensure issues recognized and supply risk mitigated where needed.
  • Engaging with QA/QC/Manufacturing/Procurement to coordinate availability of material and components for manufacturing.
  • Ensuring production and shipping activities meet manufacturing requirements and resolving complaints or eliminates delays associated with site supply and components.
  • Creating Purchase Order Requisition and maintaining inventories of materials and supplies vital to meet production demands.
  • Communicating requirements through monthly forecast to the supply base ensuring future product requirements identified through IPS are managed and forecasted.
  • Building sophisticated ad-hoc queries and reports to gather and present information effectively to support development of Supply Chain processes.
  • Designing or assisting in the design of Excel/SharePoint models, tools, templates and analytics to identify and improve reporting efficiency to allow access to the routine reports and ad hoc information requests for all business partners.
  • Creating and publishing KPIs to improve Supply Chain process efficiency.
  • Working collaboratively and effectively with various internal and cross-site business units to align on strategic initiatives that improve process, technique and execution.
  • Working with key partners to develop consigned inventory/vendor managed programs in line with inventory stocking policies.
  • Creating various reports, such as open order reporting or inventory reports, as well as reviewing invoices for application to each package that is shipped.

This role might be for you if you:
  • Are adept at building planning tools and using those tools to help procure components.
  • Thrive in an ambiguous, fast-paced environment and have the ability to translate ambiguity into actionable steps.
  • Have strong analytical and organizational skills, as well as excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Are skilled at prioritizing and re-prioritizing as needed and adapt to change.
  • Enjoy building relationships with customers and internal key stakeholders.
  • Have the courage to ask the right questions in a cross-functional setting.
  • Possess a continuous improvement focus; lean/continuous improvement knowledge is beneficial.
  • Are proficient in MS Office, Excel, Oracle, Power Point and Access Database.

Applicants ideally should have a bachelor's degree in Supply Chain Management or Science and at least 2 years of applicable experience in Supply Chain Management. Master's degree and pharmaceutical/biotech experience are a plus. Additional relevant experience may be considered in lieu of a bachelor's degree. Applicants with a bachelor's degree and 5+ years of experience may be considered for a Senior Analyst position. APICS / ASCM certification preferred. Level will be determined based on qualifications relevant to the role.

Does this sound like you? Apply now to take your first steps toward living the Regeneron Way! We have an inclusive and diverse culture that provides amazing benefits including health and wellness programs, fitness centers and stock for employees at all levels!

Regeneron is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion or belief (or lack thereof), sex, nationality, national or ethnic origin, civil status, age, citizenship status, membership of the Traveler community, sexual orientation, disability, genetic information, familial status, marital or registered civil partnership status, pregnancy or maternity status, gender identity, gender reassignment, military or veteran status, or any other protected characteristic in accordance with applicable laws and regulations. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations to participate in the job application process. Please contact us to discuss any accommodations you think you may need.