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EEM-AM is the Elanco External Manufacturing hub responsible for managing contract manufacturers in North America and Latin America. This position will support the North America region and will have production planning responsibilities for products sourced from North America CMs.
Functions, Duties, Tasks
Review product demand during monthly demand consolidation
Prepare monthly production plan for assigned product families & present at ROP
Maintain schedule and capacity plans and review with external manufacturers
Release POs to contract manufacturers and maintain valid dates/quantities
Represent supply chain on the joint process teams by ensuring production plans are communicated & capable of being met
Manage inventory through review of slow moving materials, materials nearing expiration/re-evaluation, and inventory accuracies
Monitor inventory levels at affiliates and ensure inventory is maintained within targets. Create inventory exception notifications when inventory is predicted to exceed target levels.
Create and maintain MRDs with external manufacturers
Assist in development of site business plans
Support product launches by representing supply chain and completing activities identified in launch teams.
Support investigations for deviations
Participate in power user forums for SAP
Identify and implement process improvements that improve efficiencies and costs
5 years’ experience in manufacturing supply chain management
Proficiency in SAP
Knowledgeable of GMP requirements pertaining to pharmaceutical manufacturing
Qualified candidates must be legally authorized to be employed in the United States. Elanco does not anticipate providing sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H-1B or TN status) for this employment position.
5 years’ experience in Animal Health, Vaccine or Pharmaceutical supply chain management
Ability to influence people
Ability to build collaborative relationships with areas inside and outside of Elanco
Demonstrated learning agility
Knowledge of supply chain tools and business processes
Experience with project management & planning
Demonstrated ability to negotiate effectively
Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing
Business knowledge and ability to develop supply chain strategies
Experience with SAP/APO
Domestic and/or international travel required.
License/Certificate Requirements: No requirements
Language Requirements: English
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