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Site Planning Lead - Senior Manager

Latina, Italy
Production Planning

Job Description

Requisition ID: 1905721841W

Johnson & Johnson is an American multinational company founded in 1886, a world leader in the development of products and devices for surgical therapies and pharmaceutical companies, as well as in the marketing of consumer products for personal hygiene, and is organized into three business segments: 

Pharmaceutical, Medical, Consumer.

In Italy there are all the three sectors, each of which represents one of the segments mentioned above:

- Janssen SpA (Pharmaceutical Sector):
Marketing Company: Milan
Plant: Borgo San Michele (Latina)

- Johnson & Johnson SpA (Consumer Sector):
Marketing Company and Plant: Santa Palomba (Rome)

- Johnson & Johnson Medical SPA (Medical Sector):
Marketing Company: Pratica di Mare (Rome).

For the Italian production plant of Janssen (Borgo San Michele-Latina) we are looking for a Site Planning Lead - Senior Manager.

The plant planning lead will need to seamlessly deliver in the following areas:
  • Guide the team in setting up a balanced masterplan, detailed plan and material plan which takes into account operations efficiency, inventory and customer service.
  • Be accountable for the team results and objectives: set an executable plan for production, on time availability of finished products towards customers and on time availability of raw materials & packaging materials for production.
  • Create and maintain relationships, internally and externally, that allow the plant to interpret demand and inventory requirements and respond with the right capacity, products and schedules to meet customer requirements. Proactively identify constraints or potential issues and develop options for resolution.
  • Drive Raw Materials and Work In Process, Inventory Planning and ensure best use of plant capacity to optimize investment and meet demand and inventory goals.
  • Develop annual business plan and quarterly updates for departmental expenses as well as production plans for manufacturing sites that meet demand and inventory expectations. Ensure business plan attainment.
  • Be accountable for the further development of the capabilities of his/her people. Ensure recruitment, development and retention of high performing associates, including cross platform, cross sector and cross functional group career paths in order to develop global leadership. Develop and maintain objectives, development plans, performance reviews and succession plans for all associates.
  • Lead the Short Term Exception Management (STEM) process and the site Supply Review Meetings (SRM).
  • Support the S&OP process by ensuring the site adheres to the Monthly Planning Process and provides input into the platform reviews.
  • Ensure accuracy of the planning parameters within relevant systems.
  • c-GMP responsibilities: actively deploy the company’s compliance strategy within the planning group and monitor the adherence.
  • Drive continuous improvement to improve planning and master data processes within the plant and partner with manufacturing to help identify and drive improvements on delivery, cost, and reliability.
  • Be active member of the Site leadership team and of the global Fill-Finish platform planning leadership team.

  • A minimum of a Bachelor's degree is required. 
  • Advanced degree is preferred. APICS and Green Belt certification is preferred
  • At least 7+ years of experience in Supply Chain management, experience in manufacturing is an advantage. Preferably within the health care or FMCG industry.
  • 3-5 Years of experience as people leader is required.
  • Knowledge and in-depth experience of SAP /OMP+ is required.

Primary Location
Janssen-Cilag S.p.A. (7175)
Job Function
Production Planning
Requisition ID