Senior Operations Planner (Replenishment)

Medical Professional
Western Cape
Senior Operations Planner (Replenishment) required by pharmaceuticals company based in Cape Town, who is dynamic, passionate, confident, proactive, and meticulous. 3+ Years’ experience in a similar role in a pharmaceutical manufacturing company, Supply Chain qualification, SAP / ERP user experience, and master data knowledge, and experience in quality and regulatory compliance within a cGMP facility are required.
  • Accountable to lead Operational Planning and Replenishment activities
  • Ensuring that optimal operations and replenishment plans are created and maintained to support production efficiencies and to ensure optimal and cost-effective product/ material availability to support customer service (internal and external) objectives.
  • Engage with internal and external
  • Ensure that material replenishment plans are executed by the replenishment team
  • Ensure that all the required and relevant master data, trackers, schedules, etc. are maintained as required.
  • Accountable for the SAP / ERP Key User functions in Planning, including but are limited to:
  • Responsible to ensure that the (Supply Chain) department and its respective sections deliver services and solutions in alignment with pharmaceutical quality system requirements.
  • Ensure compliance in accordance with the Medicines and Related Substances Act 101 of 1965 and the Pharmacy Act 53 of 1974, and the organization’s policies, procedures, and other applicable laws.
  • Continuously build and support a sound quality assurance culture aligned to cGMP within the company.
  • Planning and coordinating all Packaging materials required to support the Visual Inspection, Labelling and Packing production plan
  • Monitor and track incoming purchase orders of these materials to meet the operations/projects timelines
  • Diploma or bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain management or equivalent
  • Completed CPIM or APICS will be an advantage.
  • At least 3 years’ experience within biotech / Pharmaceutical industry or within a similar position
  • Exposure to pharmaceutical manufacturing environment
  • SAP / ERP User Experience and master data knowledge
  • Experience in quality and regulatory compliance within a cGMP facility.
  • Participation in developing a departmental budget and monitoring expenditures for multiple projects & funding sources.
The company offers very competitive salaries.
Only apply if you have the relevant experience!
If you have what is required, then please apply with your comprehensive CV and a skills matrix.
Senior Operations Planner (Replenishment)