Science, Pharmaceutical & Food

Supply Chain Planner

  • Contract
  • Remote
  • Dublin South
  • 41950129

Key Responsibilities:

EPD Planner

  • Participate in the Planning Cycle for CMO forecast generation
  • Use of Rapid Response to analyse demand and supply requirements
  • Use of SAP to place orders as required.
  • Send forecasts to CMO’s and manage changes, negotiations and communications.
  • CMO Management
  • Participate in weekly Work Center team calls with CMO’s.
  • Own batch tracking and EPD activities required to meet supply within contract timelines.
  • Manage batch progress through SAP transactions.
  • Manage coordination of release sample shipping to contract labs.
  • Material requirements planning for CMO’s including ordering, invoice payment and expiry management.
  • Coordination of DS ordering and shipments to CMO’s to meet plan.
  • Coordination and management of shipping released product to sites, working with Global trade and approved carriers to ensure on time delivery.
  • Management and ownership of Monthly Business reviews with stakeholders.


EPD External Storage Management at warehouses

  • Gather EPD material forecast requirements for storage at external warehouses.
  • Liaise with sending sites and external warehouse to manage EPD shipments for storage.
  • Generate any SAP Stock transfers orders to bring materials from a sending site to external warehouses for EPD Storage.
  • Manage approval process with EPD and warehouses for storage of new materials.
  • Own Change Controls for the introduction of new materials to external warehouses.
  • New SAP configuration is required to enable storage of EPD materials at external warehouses.
  • Participate in the design of the new SAP functionality and EPD requirement.
  • Be part of the SAP qualification testing team for the new SAP release.
  • Own the generation of Quarterly finance reports for EPD charges including storage and shipping materials used per quarter.

Project based activities

  • Actively participate on Operational Excellence programs including process mapping, development of standard operating guides, metric reviews and continuous improvement suggestions and delivery.
  • Support any projects in the EPD departments when required



  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent.
  • Typically 3+ years of related professional experience.
  • Strong Microsoft Office Skills, particularly Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Knowledge of cGMP and other regulatory requirements are required
  • Good process development and problem-solving skills
  • Very good interpersonal skills: ability to interact with multiple stakeholders in an organization
  • Ability to communicate findings and make recommendation to the wider organization


Please click the link below to apply, call Howie on +353 21 4297900 or alternatively send an up to date CV to

***Please note our client cannot assist with any visa sponsorship and candidates must have the correct visa to live and work in Ireland***

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