Position – Associate Business Analyst – Supply Chain Planning
Company – Novo Nordisk
Location – Bengaluru, Karnataka, IN
Do you want to be part of a dynamic team managing the Supply Chain operations and quality standards within the organisation? Do you thrive by working in an international environment and are you prepared to embrace and tackle challenges as part of your work each day? Are you structured, with excellent planning skills and have a mind-set for optimisations? Do you enjoy communication across boundaries? If your answer is yes to all the questions, we may have just the right job for you…
About the department
Supply Chain was established in March 2017 as part of Product Supply Devices & Supply Chain Management business plan towards 2020. The Business plan has three parts; Robust, Ready, Effective and Supply Chain Global Service Centre (GSC) is part of the last one focusing business through offshoring. The unit is anchored under Supply Chain Planning (SCP) in Head Quarter and is the agreed place to consolidate Supply Chain activities across Novo Nordisk. The Supply Chain offshoring journey has started in D&S, Service Delivery Catalogue is taking form and other areas within Product Supply can soon join or add to the Catalogue to optimise costs and reduce complexity by operating an effective supply chain.
As an Advance Planner you will be responsible for supporting and monitoring daily planning activities and supply chain integration in offshored planning processes. You will have to provide training to new planners.
You will also be responsible for supply network planning in terms of deploying and maintaining the production plans into SAP APO for the designated areas, ensuring a realistic and up-to-date development and communication over the supply &operation planning process, emphasizing the supply chain imbalances encountered in the 2-year plan. We expect you to prepare reports with regards to process issues which impacts on production plan and process deviation from the established planning processes to the relevant supply chain areas.
Additionally, you would also be responsible for creating and maintaining Production and Purchase planning. You will be involved in maintain planning relevant Master Data, evaluate Master Data quality, Planning performance reporting and evaluation of transactional data quality. You will have to coordinate and have regular meetings with onshore team and stake holders with relevant planning reports and Ad hoc analysis.
We are expecting you to hold the below skills and knowledge:
- Masters/Bachelors within supply chain management, production or mechanical (or equivalent) from a well-recognised institute
- Have been working with planning and support function for at least 4+ years
- Ability to work on offshored planning processes
- Ability to analyse and process the data
- Good understanding of supply chain concepts (Plan, Make, Source, Deliver and Return and the supporting master data)
- Experience user of the Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
- SAP ECC/R3, SAP APO experience within Supply Chain is a must
- Exposure to SAP BO/BI Reports creation and maintenance
Working at Novo Nordisk
At Novo Nordisk we use our skills, dedication and ambition to help people with diabetes, obesity, hemophilia and growth disorders. We offer you the chance to be part of a truly global work place, where passion and engagement are met with opportunities for professional and personal development.
To submit your application, please upload your CV online (click on Apply and follow the instructions).
Deadline 31 August 2021.
Millions rely on us
At Novo Nordisk, we don’t wait for change. We drive change. We’re a dynamic company in an even more dynamic industry, and we know that what got us to where we are today is not necessarily what will make us successful in the future. We embrace the spirit of experimentation, striving for excellence without fixating on perfection. We never shy away from opportunities to develop, we seize them. Working at Novo Nordisk is working toward something bigger than ourselves, and it’s a collective effort. Novo Nordisk relies on the joint potential and collaboration of its more than 40,000 employees to change the lives for the better for millions of patients living with diabetes and other chronic diseases. Together, we go further. Together, we’re life changing.