JOB PURPOSE :
Responsible for leading SC team in Compliant and Safe operations creating and maintaining replenishment plans for market supply.
Develop and implement Stock In Trade in alignment with approved Business plan. Lead S&OP process aligning demand, with Production and supply plans ensuring smooth and timely deliveries to patients via distributors in line with Inventory targets.
Closely liaise with T&R to meet coverage targets and timely replenishment of customers’ orders validated by T&R. Continuously drive improvement in Distributor operations and tracking the same via KPI’s.
Ensure FGW operations are compliant to HSE and Quality requirements with minimum sales and expiry returns and optimal distribution costs.
Develop SC team members via structured training and succession plan to ensure their readiness for higher & challenging roles.
Maintain close coordination with cc members to deliver affiliate key projects.
SUPERVISED RESOURCES :
Sanofi Inventory Target, Customer Service, MAPE, FA, Sales Return and destruction target, Distribution Cost target, Head count target, Stock in trade Target, Fill rate, OTIF & Perfect Order target
KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES :
Maintain close coordination with cc members to deliver affiliate key projects
JOB-HOLDER ENTRY REQUIREMENTS :
Masters Degree in Business Administration / Finanace or Supply
Bachelors in Engineering would be be added advantage
Experience & knowledge :
Minimum 5 years in a leadership role in Supply Chain function of an FMCG or Pharma Company.
Knowledge and experience in S&OP process, Demand forecasting & related tools, Supply planning / production planning, FGW operations, Safety, Hygiene, Logistics and Distribution Management.
Understanding of PNL and SC impact both in Top & Bottom Line.
Understanding on team building, succession planning and development
Core competencies :
High Ethical and Moral standards
Proven Leadership Qualities
Strategic Thinker, Team player, excellent communication skills, proven HR development skills.
Good delegation and follow-up skills
Understanding of SAP, Forecasting tools, Budgeting, Negotiation skills
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