Johnson & Johnson Careers

Field Inventory Manager M/F

Selling MD&D

Job Description

Requisition ID: 1805682858W

Johnson & Johnson Medical Companies produce a broad range of innovative products and solutions used primarily by health care professionals in the fields of orthopedics, neurological disease, infection prevention, cardiovascular disease, and aesthetics. As the most comprehensive devices business in the world, Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices is best suited to serve evolving customer needs, train more surgeons to improve standards of care, and treat more patients globally as access expands.

We are looking for a Field inventory Manager M/F - Permanent contract. 

It is an home office position with minimum 50% travelling in France. The candidate can be located anywhere in France - ideally in Paris.

French and English are mandatory

Job purpose:

•Improve account profitability through creating and implementing Inventory efficient strategies for a focus product platform and  proactively managing inventory resources in field

oCreate annual product platform strategies (Joints, Spine & Trauma) to improve inventory effectiveness and efficiency, reducing SLOB and over consigned inventory.
oTarget led inventory reduction in SLOB exposure at low profitability / high inventory volume accounts 
oEnsure major new consignment deployments for associated product platform are inventory efficient, with ongoing follow up.
oMinimise expired inventory replacement costs. 
oDrive on time brand rationalisations in line with UK product health portfolio (PHP) strategy liasing with EMEA and local marketing.
oDevise New Product Introduction Strategies for Inventory and Instrument.

Principal Accountabilities: 
•Using outputs of GTM, detailed account level analysis, and hospital theatre staff liaison drive significant reductions in slow moving consignment inventories.
•Use specific BU product knowledge and regional insight to drive annual target for inventory reduction
•Minimise expired inventory write off exposure.
•Ensure major new consignment deployments are inventory efficient.
•Ensure on time hospital activation of newly consigned inventories.
•Ensure timely removal of lost business / PHP rationilisation inventories 
•Assist in driving improvement to hospitals inventory storage, reordering procedures (LEAN, e-sims)
•Take ownership for Set Def by platform
•Own all Orthokit content and sign off any material changes
•Sign off on all additional consignment and instrument placement over set thresholds for each product area.

•Solid business acumen
•Confident approach to meeting objectives
•Manage customers and internal stakeholders expectations
•Customer focused.
•Attention to detail.
•Communication skills, communicating daily with customers, directors, sales force and other line managers
•Stakeholder management and presentation skills.
•Prior experience interacting with the public sector
•3 years’ experience of working with Sales Team and/or Customer facing role. 
•Ability to prioritise work on a daily basis.
•Team Player

Primary Location
Ethicon S.A.S. (7840)
Job Function
Selling MD&D
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