Shire Supply Chain Planning Lead in Gurgaon, India
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The position serves to lead the Supply Chain Demand Planning function for all product categories in all business franchises of the cluster operations. This individual shall work very closely with all commercial functions to align the back-end demand planning process to the business operations in real-time.
The role-holder shall have a significant impact on the accuracy of the demand forecast and shall be the ‘go to’ person for all planning activities. This individual will also work with the regional demand planning/aggregation counterparts for driving the strategic supply chain planning agenda.
This individual will be responsible for the timely completion of goals and objectives. The individual will be responsible for ensuring all relevant Supply Chain systems are appropriately developed, maintained and improved, including managing demand forecasting, supply of product to the markets, recalls, management of customers, customer complaints, order processing, inventory management & reconciliation, and day to day management of 3PL & customs agents.
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