5月 08, 2023

About the Role

18 million Chinese patients benefit from Novartis products!

Your Key responsibilities:
Your responsibilities include, but not limited to:

• Facilitate the monthly demand review cycle and meeting to challenge demand figures based on historical data and product life cycle information
• Ensure the forecast is based on clearly stated assumptions, with accurate and up-to-date information from all impacted areas, including options, risks and mitigation actions.
• Check and ensure Forecast Manager (Market Manager) to update the demand in the Forecasting Tool at SKU level for the complete future period within the defined timeline
• Work with BPA for Integrated Reconciliation (IR) to review key figures derived by the new demand scenario and determine gaps from latest financial plan and budget / LF and strategic business objectives
• Support SCM Head to ensure that the information for the Management Business Review (MBR) is prepared and available for MBR participants to review prior to the meeting.
• Material Requirement Planning and Inventory Management for imported finished products by applying Material Requirement Planning.
• Coordinate global HUB delivery, importation, good receipt, drug test, QA release and distribution plan with all relevant functions, in order to meet the demand for imported Finish Products.
• Perform inventory management and control to achieve inventory targets for imported finish product. Work with Novartis and External sites to ensure on time product supply based on short/mid-term demand plan and achieve inventory target.

Diversity & Inclusion / EEO


Role Requirements

What you’ll bring to the role:

• University degree in Materials Management, Logistics, Economics, Science, Industrial Engineering or similar.
• Fluent in English and Chinese
• 5-8 years experience in SMC/Logistics in preferably • Solid understanding of SAP
• Knowledge of pharmaceutical operations, customer focus, result orientation, problem solving and analytical thinking
• Good communication to Stakeholder

Why Novartis?
769 million lives were touched by Novartis medicines in 2020, and while we’re proud of this, we know there is so much more we could do to help improve and extend people’s lives.

We believe new insights, perspectives and ground-breaking solutions can be found at the intersection of medical science and digital innovation. That a diverse, equitable and inclusive environment inspires new ways of working.

We believe our potential can thrive and grow in an unbossed culture underpinned by integrity, curiosity and flexibility. And we can reinvent what's possible, when we collaborate with courage to aggressively and ambitiously tackle the world’s toughest medical challenges. Because the greatest risk in life, is the risk of never trying!

Imagine what you could do here at Novartis!

Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion:
Novartis is committed to building an outstanding, inclusive work environment and diverse team’s representative of the patients and communities we serve.

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