Job ID R-491625 Date posted June 16, 2024

EMEA Supply planner - Spare Parts Manufacturing (3 days/wk office -Eysins)

Job Description Summary

We are currently seeking a talented Supply Planner to join our team at Becton Dickinson. As a Supply Planner, you will play a critical role in ensuring the smooth functioning of our supply planning process. If you have approximately 3 years of experience in Spare parts EMEA supply planning ideally in the automotive industry and are skilled in analytical thinking and stakeholders management, we want to hear from you! This Eysins located position does not offer relocation support and is open to candidate with valid Swiss working permit.

The Supply & Inventory Planner EMEA determines the quantities by product required to maintain target inventory levels and order product from source to replenish based upon appropriate lead time. She/he coordinates finished goods sourcing activities across Plants and External Supplier Network optimizing available capacity and assets. The Supply & Inventory Planner EMEA drives S&OP Supply consensus and macro level capacity management. She/he also recommends and set inventory levels to support the region's service levels in alignment with the Global Business and Supply Chain objectives.

Job Description

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BD is one of the largest global medical technology companies in the world. Advancing the world of health™ is our Purpose, and it’s no small feat. It takes the imagination and passion of all of us—from design and engineering to the manufacturing and marketing of our billions of MedTech products per year—to look at the impossible and find transformative solutions that turn dreams into possibilities.

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To find purpose in the possibilities, we need people who can see the bigger picture, who understand the human story that underpins everything we do. We welcome people with the imagination and drive to help us reinvent the future of health. At BD, you’ll discover a culture in which you can learn, grow and thrive. And find satisfaction in doing your part to make the world a better place.

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Main Responsibilities:

Supply & Inventory planning

  • Responsible for regional service level achievement for assigned product groups in alignment with global recommendations
  • Responsible for monitoring Regional Alert Monitors
  • Work with the regional demand planner to get understanding on the product demands within the region
  • Responsible for executing & facilitating allocation decisions within the region in short supply situations
  • Responsible for defining the appropriate planning strategy (MTO/MTS/ATO) for assigned product portfolio aligned with manufacturing practices
  • Work with global planning to document and maintain lead times within the integrated supply chain that will affect required inventory levels within the region, and communicates with global planning to determine corrective action if required
  • Engage with the worldwide planning organization on management of long term product supply shortages e.g., temporarily reduce inventory targets in order to automate the propagation / distribution of the materials with shortages, creation of manual STO's for the regions to allow fair share deployment between domestic and intercompany shipments, etc.
  • Work with global and regional supply chain teams to achieve an optimal distribution network, and maintain a key coordination point with local warehouse management and transportation functions.
  • Provide projections to regional warehouse management and transportation functions on Inbound and Storage Volumes

S&OP process facilitation

  • Facilitate the Regional Demand/Supply Review and represent that information in the Regional S&OP meetings: ensure timely collection and review of the appropriate information required for this forum to accurately determine regional production plan and eliminate any inefficiencies potentially impacting the key metrics
  • Represent the region in the WW Demand/Supply Review, ensuring timely collection and review of the appropriate information required for this forum and jointly contribute to  decisions to ultimately determine global production
  • Interface with WW Demand/Supply Planners for plants globally and S&OP Process owners
  • Support WW Supply Chain key initiatives to accomplish best in class forecast accuracy and provide support in meeting goals across all other SC KPI's to ultimately help manage production/distribution costs

Business performance management

  • Responsible for regional key metrics, i.e., backorder, inventory turns, FDS, line fill
  • Liaison to regional business cross-functional leadership team to understand business strategy and future business needs
  • Translate business/supply chain needs into supply needs
  • Work closely with plant to understand capacity resources, LTP and lead product changes and launches
  • Maintain a strong link with the business activities and global issues as they may affect respective products sold in the region regardless of where the products are manufactured.


  • University degree in Business, Supply Chain or related fields.
  • Minimum 3 years in a manufacturing regional of globalSupply Planner position. Automotive industry experience would be ideal!
  • Strong analytical skills, capable to drill-down for root cause analysis, linked to capability to synthesize and translate findings into business language
  • Excellent interpersonal & communication skills
  • Proficient in the use of Excel, Power Point and Word
  • Working knowledge of SAP and CI tools (i.e., Six Sigma) would be a plus
  • Fluency in English required
  • Detail-oriented, proactive, and able to work in a fast-paced environment with the ability to tailor communication to different levels in the organization

The Supply Planner plays a critical role in ensuring the smooth functioning of the supply planning process. They are responsible for maintaining accurate inventory levels, managing supply risks, and facilitating effective decision-making.

If this sounds like you please APPLY!

Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status, or any other protected status.

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