Johnson & Johnson Careers

Senior Planning Manager - Hospital Channel

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Inventory Planning/Control

Job Description

Requisition ID: 1805680197W

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Overall purpose of job: 

  1. Manage forecast process to deliver accurate demand, forecasts and provide meaningful market intelligence to achieve sustainable growth and to exceed business expectations.
  2. Duties include budgeting, inventory and service management, risk analysis, and taking active role as process owner on the Sales and Operation Planning process (S&OP).
  3. At this level, the position has a greater degree of impact on the business results
Essential duties and responsibilities:
  1. Material Master Data Owner (MMDO)
  2. Coordinate with CD, Franchise on forecasting process and to issue a monthly demand statement
  3. Manage forecast process and Demand Plan KPIs (MAPE, BIAS)
  4. Monitor actual sales performance to plan and communicate as appropriate & manage abnormal demand
  5. Own and facilitate effectively the Sales and Operating Planning (S&OP) processes.
  6. Manage demand plan database to ensure the integrity of data used for analysis
  7. Monitors and reviews historical sales and promotion impact, as well as pipelining assumptions, to continuously improve forecast accuracy, and to provide contingency plans for management teams
  8. Network management for new product launches, formulation and package changes, promotion activities through timely scheduling and frequent communication with related departments
  9. Aligns all colleagues and departments concerned when addressing issues and solving problems
  10. Manage supply planning and inventory control to ensure stock availability and adequate stock as target
  11. Manage customer service, inventory KPIs (OTIF, DOS, Inventory value)
  12. Key contact point for commercial, finance, distributor and APSC or matter related to supply plan, new product launch, inventory (SLOB, return, shelf life…)


  1. Demonstrated strong ability to manage and analyzes and interpret complex problems/data gathered from a variety of sources and, through effective decision-making and planning, delivers superior business solutions.
  2. Demonstrated ability to influence result through others
  3. Understanding of organizational structure, operating culture, effective work styles, and achieving results in a changing environment
  4. Understanding of the customer base, market dynamics and the industry competitiveness
  5. Understanding of financial principles, the budgeting process, resource planning and allocation, and the fundamental drivers of sales and profit
  6. Strong leadership on connect, shape, lead and deliver.
  7. Agility and customer centricity
  8. Smart planning professional skill (PDCA Plan, Deliver, Check and Action)
  9. Good background on inventory management and end to end supply chain
  10. Good knowledge on SAP system
  11. At least 5 year- experience in both Demand and Supply Planning management position in an international healthcare company
  12. Fluent in English speaking and writing. Good office computer skills and data management.

Primary Location
Vietnam-Ho Chi Minh City-Ho Chi Minh City-
Janssen-Cilag Ltd (7335)
Job Function
Inventory Planning/Control
Requisition ID