Johnson & Johnson Careers

Global Demand and EMEA S&OP Manager Vision Surgical

Limerick, Ireland
Inventory Planning/Control

Job Description

Requisition ID: 1805627824W

Global Sales & Operational Planning Manager

The role will cover all aspects of Sales and Operational Planning and Regional Demand planning including: Executive S&OP, Regional tactical and Executive S&OP, Regional Forecast generation and Global consolidation, Short and medium term Planning, Scenario Planning, Alignment between Supply Chain and Commercial plans, Metrics and Analytics, Implementation of Best Practices and tools.

                     Responsible for the management and continued development of the Vision Care S&OP process by advancing it to maturity level, and strengthening the Regional S&OP processes to support the achievement of business plan goals.

                     Responsible for the development of S&OP Metrics to enable accurate fact-based decision making, resource allocation optimization and superior business planning.

                     Responsible for the consolidation of Regional forecasts into a Global forecast and handover to supply and production planning teams

                     Develop and promote strong collaboration between Supply Chain functions, commercial and franchise partners at all levels in the organization.

                     Responsible for analyzing demand and supply patterns and identify exceptions that require further review with commercial, Supply and Finance partners to develop a collaborative demand and supply plan for products in all phases of the life cycle.

                     Use S&OP process to identify gaps and determine recommendations for elevation to senior leadership for review and decisions.

                     Work closely with Regional commercial, finance and CLS partners to improve overall Demand planning process and forecast accuracy through shared supply chain / commercial accountability.

                     Responsible for the management of the Vision Care Planning Customer Service Review process, ensuring accurate product supply information is communicated on a timely basis.

                     Work with Regional teams to ensure promotions, special events and programs are incorporated into regional forecast submissions.

                     Develop advanced analytics capabilities to transition from descriptive to prescriptive  / predictive analytics to increase Supply Chain Reliability

Collaborate with JJSC Plan COE and MD&D Planning Excellence teams to ensure best practices, planning tools and programs are adopted and implemented



•             Bachelor’s degree or equivalent

•             ERP systems and planning processes knowledge

•             Advanced Planning Systems experience (APS/APO)

•             Min 5 years Planning Experience in Medical device or Consumer industry

•             Min of 5 years people leadership experience




•             APICS Certification

•             Experience of working in an S&OP environment

Primary Location
Johnson & Johnson Vision Care (Ireland) Limited (8182)
Job Function
Inventory Planning/Control
Requisition ID