Tactical Planner (m/f)

  • Schaftenau
  • Vollzeit
  • Berufserfahrung
  • 12.12.2018

Come join us and become a part of our world. Together we can discover new ways to improve and extend people's lives. As part of the global Novartis Group our sites in Kundl and Schaftenau are specialized in development and production of antibiotics and biologics.

Tactical Planner (m/f)

Novartis Technical Operations ASEPTICS / Schaftenau

Area of Responsibility

  • Establish optimal master production schedule for the tactical horizon from month 3 to 24 months, including:
    a) Production volumes based on demand
    b) Rough cut capacity analysis
    c) Resources allocation resulting in anticipated operational costs and inventory levels
  • Responsible for the capacity and resources planning for the whole production unit for the tactical horizon
  • Aligns Master Production Schedule (MPS) to the production plan approved in S&OP (Sales and Operations Planning), facilitate Supply Review Meeting and actively support the entire S&OP process
  • Coordinates action plans to remediate to resources constraints
  • Optimizes local planning processes such as lead times, product segmentation, and production frequencies to increase the efficiency of the production unit
  • Ensure right level of SKU Inventories at the next point of the supply chain
  • Owns planning parameters in ERP System like MOQ, campaign size, product segmentation
  • Confirm supply orders, firmed production orders at the entry point of the time fence
  • Manage supply KPI reporting and analysis


Education: Technical or commercial academic education or business studies respectively
Languages: Fluent in German and English
Experience: Several years of experience in manufacturing, logistics, production planning, operational excellence. Strong knowledge of SAP, MPS and planning systems in general and excellent production planning and control skills are preferable. Good communication skills, leadership skills and a strong customer and quality focus and a result driven mindset strengthens your profile

Please apply online under the following link Online Application (Job ID 252867BR)
Contact: Iskra Kostadinova, Staffing Manager

We offer a market-competitive base salary in line with your qualification, experience and individual competencies. Additionally we offer an attractive incentive program, a modern company pension scheme, childcare facilities, learning & development options and worldwide career opportunities within the Novartis group. The base pay is composed of a market oriented excess payment and the respective amount according to the Austrian collective agreement (at least EUR 48.718,04 per year).

Sandoz GmbH
Biochemiestrasse 10
6250 Kundl, Austria
Tel. 05338/200-0


Pharma, Chemie, Biotech
501+ Mitarbeiter

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Als Teil der weltweiten Novartis Gruppe sind wir an vier Standorten in Österreich (Kundl, Schaftenau, Unterach/ Attersee und Wien) auf die Erforschung, Entwicklung, Produktion und den Vertrieb von Arzneimitteln spezialisiert. Seit über 70 Jahren werden Arzneimittel in Kundl biotechnologisch hergestellt.…