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SUPPLY CHAIN BUYER/PLANNER
These are exciting times at BioControl as we continue integration efforts due to our acquisition early last year! We are now part of the MilliporeSigma BioMonitoring business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany. As we continue to combine our products with the established portfolio, we have defined a newly-created position of Supply Chain Buyer/Planner. You will play an important role in helping to integrate BioControl products into the e-commerce sales platform which will necessitate bringing together cross-functional groups to lead the change in processes as well as the “people side” of change. In addition, the role will manage OEM suppliers and participate in weekly production planning meetings. To succeed in this position, along with a strong Supply Chain Management background you need to have strong organizational and time management skills as well as project management expertise to exhibit within a fast and demanding work environment. In order to be successful in this position, you will need:
· A Bachelor’s degree preferably in Supply Chain Management, business, operations management or economics preferred. Related field life sciences such as microbiology or biochemistry combined with at 3-7 years of related experience. Alternatively, a Master’s degree with 1 – 2 years of related experience. APICS and/or ISM Certification desired.
· Advanced ERP experience, SAP a plus. Biotech industry desired. Advanced user of Excel, MS Office and MS Query.
· Strong change management and cut over planning skills. Excellent written and oral communication skills and ability to work effectively within a cross-functional team environment.
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