Senior Planning Manager
Would you like to be part of an inspiring environment where team spirit, knowledge-sharing and cross-functional collaboration enable us to provide remarkable sales and operations planning?
As a planning manager, you work with global planning processes. You play a vital role in securing superior delivery performance, and you help to create a more effective and reliable value chain. We promise you a steep learning curve and broad business influence on global supply chain decisions related to our capacity, transfers and inventory.
Make your influence count
In Humlebæk, Denmark, you join 7 skilled, energetic and humorous colleagues in our Sales and Operations Planning team. We help each other every day to deliver high quality solutions that are acknowledged throughout Coloplast.
Together, we facilitate a range of major decisions that affect our global capacity situation across manufacturing sites, suppliers and product brands. Furthermore, we define the global inventory targets and drive the global inventory governance process.
“Through high impact decisions and a broad exposure within Coloplast, you get to influence our direction and stand firm on best planning practices. You will help us uncover the best ways to plan, so we can keep moving forward,” says Jesper Brodersen, your future manager.
Match production setup and inventory needs
Your job is to plan our production capacity and facilitate decisions that further improve the balance between demand and capacity. You focus on our internal production and make use of forecasts related to our future inventory needs. Essentially, you keep a check on our current production setup, which you then use to optimise and align our production plans with our inventory needs. In short form, you:
- Align your plans with leaders at manufacturing sites across the globe and travel up to 20 days a year
- Make sure we have the right machine setup and build business cases related to transfers, machine and manufacturing investments
- Engage in development projects where you drive capacity transparency and ensure timely investments to secure success full launches
- Identify and mitigate capacity risks that impact delivery performance, launches and transfers
You are a collaborative and curious planning professional
- You have 5+ years of experience within supply chain processes, sales and operations planning or distribution
- You hold a degree focusing on production, supply chain management or similar
- You are analytical and curious to understand our business from one end to the other
- You speak and write English effortlessly
More than this, you are all set to develop your talent and happy to become part of an environment where things change all the time. You will be going from one project to the next with an unwavering belief that the road to outstanding results is shorter when it is fun; knowing and excited that it involves collaboration across functions and cultures
Need more information
For further information, please contact Head of Sales and Operations Planning Jesper Brodersen at email@example.com.
This position was posted December 11th 2018 and we will take candidates into the recruitment process continuously so do not hesitate to apply. We will close the position down once we have found the right candidate.
At Coloplast we make sure that you can be you. That is why we encourage applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, ethnicity, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief or marital status.
Pursuing an ambitious growth agenda, Coloplast develops and markets products and services that make life easier for people with very private and personal medical conditions. Employing more than 10,000 people and with products available in more than 130 countries, we are one of the world´s leading medical device companies. We are constantly growing our business and always looking for new ways to move forward – we explore, learn and look for new ways of doing things. Curiosity works here.