Materials Planning Specialist

Posted on: 10/05/2018
Ref: VAC-16492
  • Country: Ireland
  • Location: Westmeath
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  • Employment Type: Contract
  • Duration: 52 weeks+


Job Description

LSC have a requirement for a Materials Planning Specialist to join our global biotech manufacturing client based in Athlone. This company is a global leader focused on serving patients with severe and ultra-rare disorders through the innovation, development and commercialization of life-transforming therapeutic products.

The Materials Specialist Planner will have the responsibility for producing schedules/plans incorporating capacity analysis for the biologics and fill finish process.


” Liaise directly with all elements of the manufacturing process, (Supply Chain, Warehouse, Engineering, Quality Assurance (QA) and Quality Control (QC)) to monitor, report, and drive schedule adherence to the plan.
” Develop capacity plans
” Support Raw Materials and SAP Process teams –
” Work with Manufacturing and other site departments to develop a purchasing schedule
” Drive implementation of manufacturing projects within budgets and timelines.
” Create and Review batch records


” Proficient in use of ERP/SAP database systems.
” Minimum of 2 years planning experience in an MRP environment.
” Understanding of cGMP and sterile raw material purchasing requirements
” 3rd level qualification in Business, Materials Management, Operations or Supply Chain Management/Logistics or other equivalent such as APICS qualification.

For full details on this role please contact Mairead on 021 4777329 or apply directly through this advert.

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