Stryker Supply Planner in Carrigtwohill, Ireland
Requisition ID 28282BR
Job Title Supply Planner
Group Global Quality and Ops
Division GQO Headquarters
Business Unit GQO Corporate IBP
Business Function Supply Chain/Logistics/Distribution
Employment Category Full Time
Percent Travel Required Up to 10%
Stryker is one of the world's leading medical technology companies and, together with its customers, is driven to make healthcare better. The company offers innovative products and services in Orthopaedics, Medical and Surgical, and Neurotechnology and Spine that help improve patient and hospital outcomes. More information is available at www.stryker.com All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. We are an EO employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability.
Job Description / Information
Develop sales projections and determine manufacturing plans for established business. The Planner will play a pivotal role in new product introductions (NPI), in particular, when launching new products to the market. They will be expected to work closely with the Operations BU Leader, Marketing and the Customer Service team to ensure successful outcomes. He/she will also be responsible for analysis and management of FG inventory, while meeting other key process metrics. Development and maintenance of the supply chain, through planning models, for the Operations business unit will be a key expectation of the role. Liaise with internal manufacturing and Customer Service Reps to ensure timely product availability whilst minimizing supply chain inventories at source and at distributor locations. Proactively manage supply chain activities that impact upon continuity of supply.
Minimum of at least 3 years planning experience in an MRP environment is essential. Must have a proven track record of planning expertise.
3rd level qualification in Business, Materials Management, Supply Chain Management/Logistics or other equivalent is required.
Strong analytical numerical and problem solving skills.
Exceptional customer service orientation.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
An understanding of business operations is required.
The individual should enjoy working in a dynamic and results motivated team.
Self-starter with demonstrated efficient work methods and an ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast paced environment.
Excellent PC system skills.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.
Stryker is an EO employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability