Master Planner / Demand Planner
Nyon - Switzerland

FULL TIME PERMANENT

As a market leader, EMS sets new standards in the design, manufacturing and sale of devices used for medical and dental treatments. EMS products benefit from a tradition of flawless Swiss precision and craftsmanship.


Founded more than 30 years ago, EMS offers valuable solutions in the fields of:

► Dental Prevention – inventors of Guided Biofilm Therapy: evidence based protocol for biofilm management on teeth, soft tissues and implants and the original Airflow®, Perioflow® and PIEZON® technologies.

►Urology – market leaders in endoscopic lithotripsy, EMS shapes the history and future of stone management with its LithoClast® and LaserClast® product range.

►Shock Wave Therapy - inventors of RSWT® (Radial ESWT) and developers of the Swiss DolorClast® Method for the effective treatment of muscular-skeletal pathologies and dermatological conditions.

 

Respect, excellence and client orientation are EMS’ core values.


At EMS we strive for perfection and are committed to improving the quality of life for clinicians and their patients by providing innovative solutions that deliver proven treatment outcomes.
Quality is part of EMS’ DNA, it is engraved in EMS’ Mission.


EMS believes that they can accomplish this Mission only by providing effective, safe, and reliable solutions exceeding consumers'expectations.

 

MISSION

The main mission of the master planner is to define the mid-term planning in order to be able to meet the following operational objectives: customer satisfaction, stocks and sales revenue.

►To ensure integrity and update of the Sales Forecast in order to achieve service & stock targets using Forecast Accuracy KPI,

►To set up the planning system in the ERP, define the decoupling point of the products sold,

►To analyze sales history, perform demand management activities, define product mix forecasts by creating and updating the BOM’s,

►To calculate the Master Plan Schedule (MPS) for each reference and periodically review alignment on a higher aggregation level (Family or Groups of families),

►To co-supervise order entry & filling of portfolio, define alert levels and communicate accordingly to escalate potential risks,

►To prepare & lead the Sales & Operation Planning (S&OP) meetings: provide info and get feedback from the Business,

►To continuously improve the S&OP process ensuring top-down & bottom-up communication,

►To run the Rough Cut Capacity Plan (RCCP) to adapt the MPS results to the manufacturing and key suppliers capacity, identifying capacity risks in the future,

►To evaluate alternatives and to establish contingency plans to guarantee the availability of key references with the Production Planner,

►To generate periodically reports and KPI to communicate transversally,

 

►To synthesize information (activities, issues, corrective actions, continuous improvement) in order to communicate effectively and report,

►To support and participate in projects implementation run by Planning Dpt. or others EMS departments by means of information, preparation and analysis,

►To integrate project needs into planning,

►To lead continuous improvement projects within the Planning Group or transversely with other departments.

 

KEEP IT SIMPLE

► Strong ability to present complex solutions in clear, simple terms.

 

SKILLS

 

►5 years + experience in planning,

►Industrial/Production Management, or Supply Chain related Degree,

►APICS certification would be a plus,

►Experience in the medical device would be a plus,

►Demonstrated interest in the supply chain field,

►Leadership skills demonstrated in an MRP 2 / S&OP approach,

►Microsoft Excel knowledge and experience preferred,

►ERP: mastery and regular use of an ERP/APS,

►Problem-solving skills; clear and structured communication,

►Ability to prioritize under pressure,

►Excellent interpersonal teamwork skills,

►Proactive, rigorous, pragmatic, result- and solution-oriented person,

►Negotiation skills.

 

Languages:

►French: Mother Tongue,

►English: B2, an asset.

 

POSITION

►Location: Nyon/Switzerland,

►Occupation: Full-time.

 

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