• Full Time
  • Mayo, Ireland
  • This position has been filled.

Website Independent Search Solutions Ltd

The Supply Chain Planner will be responsible for generating the Master Demand / Supply for each Business Unit per month.


A large Multinational (Pharmaceutical) you will take account of Demand, Customer Orders, Inventory Levels, Capacity and Capacity Constraints, ensuring the smooth and efficient running of this highly diversified business.


You will ideally have 5 Years Plus experience in a Supply Chain Position (Senior Analyst, Manager or Master Planner).


We are only considering candidates from a Manufacturing background and would be keen for you to have Supper User Proficiency in SAP – APPLY TODAY


Supply Chain Planner / Supply Chain Manager / Supply Chain Analyst / Supply Chain / Master Planner / SAP / Manufacturing / Mayo / Ireland


Relocation Package Open to European and Irish based Candidates


Job Title: Supply Chain Business Analyst / Master Planner

Location: Co. Mayo, Ireland


  • Full Time / Permanent
  • € – Basic (Dependent On Experience & Open to Negotiation)
  • Bonus
  • Relocation Package (Within Ireland & Europe)
  • Pension
  • Health Insurance
  • Parking
  • Canteen
  • Paid Annual Leave
  • Educational Assistance




The Supply Chain Business Analyst / Master Planner is responsible for generating the master demand / supply plan for each BU monthly, taking account of Demand Forecast, Customer Orders, Inventory levels, Capacity and Capacity constraints in the 0 to 24 month window. The role also supports the Supply Chain function with business, process and systems analysis providing tools and automation to enhance current processes and insight and recommendations from such analysis


Demand & Supply Planning:

  • Review demand forecasts both internally and with the regions
  • Provide monthly demand/capacity analysis for Filling and Packaging for each BU for review and agreement at the BU Supply review Meetings
  • Compile a monthly S&OP package for review at SLT
  • Ensure Inventory levels for WIP and Finished Goods are managed at agreed levels and provide forecasts to Finance
  • Provide Finance with forecasted production reports to facilitate quarterly financial reporting / projection of overhead absorption


Capacity Planning:

  • Maintain a capacity data base that accurately reflects and models Work Centre capacities throughout the site
  • Execute Rough Cut Capacity Analysis for the 0 to 60 month window
  • Effectively manage top level plan for schedule time required for Preventive Maintenance, media runs, Engineering / Manufacturing Support requests or any other capacity constraining activity


Planning Analytics:

  • Create informative, actionable and repeatable reporting that highlights relevant business trends and opportunities for improvement
  • Perform daily, weekly and monthly reviews and analyses of current processes using operational metrics and reports
  • Support other Supply Chain depts. with system and process improvement and analysis
  • Conduct insightful, ad hoc analyses to investigate ongoing or one-time operational issues




  • Third level Degree
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in business analysis or master scheduling role
  • 5 Years in the Manufacturing Sector
  • Supper User Proficiency in SAP


If you would like to be considered for this opportunity why not contact me directly on my mobile 00353 (0) 87 25 35 247; Just ask for Patrick.


Alternatively, follow the links and send me your CV.


Key Words: Supply Chain Planner / Supply Chain Manager / Supply Chain Analyst / Supply Chain / Master Planner / SAP / Manufacturing / Mayo / Ireland


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