J&J Family of Companies Specialist- Plan, Pharm and CSS in Singapore, Singapore

The Specialist is responsible for overall planning processes for Pharmaceuticals & CSS businesses in J&J Singapore.

This position is responsible for:

  • Ensure business plans and demand plans are aligned.

  • Ensure timely product availability to meet the customer demand.

  • Manage the inventory and inventory health (slow and obsolete inventory).

  • Manage the business forecasts over 12/24/36 month horizon for strategic planning and manufacturing / capacity planning.

  • Ensure the business continuity by managing the supply disruptions and demand surges.

  • Co-ordinate and Maintains the entire Demand Planning process to ensure the generation of valid demand forecasts for Singapore.

  • Is responsible for the country forecast and product availability through consistent deployment of process. Work in close coordination with Speciality Development Team to arrive at consunses demand plan.

  • Implements the recommends actions based on Demand Planning key performance indicators.

  • Run MRP, raise PO's and Carries out Planning Parameter review for ensuring product availability for franchise-country.

  • Coordinate with Regional teams to ensure efficient product availability.

  • Participates in the process for managing the business continuity (product availability) for major supply disruptions, regulatory changes and Asset reconfiguration projects

  • Provide inputs in product availability communication and / manages the action arising due to product shipment errors

  • Participates in S&OP process and follows the action items as agreed in the S&OP process

  • Participates in the monthly Demand Supply Handover meetings.

  • Implements and the Supply Chain Process Excellence tools and techniques for improvement of supply chain planning processes

  • Keep up to date on relevant Supply Chain technology and process trends within Medical industry

  • Continue to progress understanding and application of Process Excellence tools

  • Actively support Credo based behaviour, corporate policy and ethics.


  • Bachelor / Master’s degree in Supply Chain and Operations Management. Should have very good understanding of Supply Chain concepts, statistical forecasting and related processes. Should be able to work in a matrix organization. Other skills required:

  • Learning:

  • Ability to grasp and master the ERP (SAP) and advance planning tools like APS /APO.

  • Ability to learn about product, procedures and market.

  • Thinking:

  • Analyzing the current process and identify the areas for improvement to create growth, improve financial performance and gain global and competitive advantage.

  • Communications:

  • Able to communicate effectively (both oral and written) with partners and stakeholders.

  • Influencing and collaboration within and across organizations at different levels.

  • Customer-centric mindset


  • External interactions may include customers, government agencies, third-party manufacturers, distribution centers and suppliers, transportation providers, and customer service center vendors.

  • Internal interactions may include commercial partners, regional /country sector based supply chain leaders, Quality, support functions (IT, Finance), etc.

Primary Location



Johnson & Johnson Pte. Ltd. (8435)

Job Function

Inventory Planning/Control

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