1+ months

Company Info

If youre like people at Teva, you dare to be different. Were making well-being a way of life for our customers and our colleagues. Join us in helping to make healthcare more accessible to more patients, while supporting one of the most innovative teams in the industry.

Tevas Cinicinnati, Ohio production sites are one of our solid manufacturing and supply chain operations.

We are strengthening and adding to our critical teams with great talent and capabilities. Teva, a global organization, with a brand of evolving success. Be part of it!

Job Description

The production planner maintains and manages the SAP/APO (advanced planning and optimizer) application to schedule production of oral solid dosage forms and pharmaceutical devices at Teva Pharmaceuticals. This will be accomplished through the Production Planning and Detailed Scheduling (PP/DS) component. SAP/APO through the PP/DS will allow for planning and optimization of the site production while taking into account products and capacity availability. The planner will facilitate the planning of critical products while optimizing lead times, increasing on-time delivery, increasing throughput due to better management and planning of resources and reducing inventory costs. There will be regular use of the SAP Supply Chain Cockpit to provide a graphical instrument panel for managing and controlling the supply chain. The production planner will coordinate across cross-functional teams to ensure that the production schedule meets the demands of external customers as well as internal processes. The position will work closely with project management to ensure scheduling production is timely in order to meet new products being implemented as well as meeting the commercial demand from customers. This position requires solid analytical skills, initiative, good communication skills and interpersonal relationships.


  • ERP systems, MRP, Excel competencies, strong computer background with a thorough understanding of MRP processes, word processing, and spreadsheet software expertise, including macros.
  • Inventory management skills with balancing stock levels, customer service and efficiency.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of planning and possesses excellent analytical skills.
  • Ability to manage competing priorities in a fast-paced pharmaceutical manufacturing environment.
  • Detail oriented.
  • Minimum BA/BS Undergraduate degree.
  • Two (2) years experience in supply chain, planning and MRP/SAP
  • Bachelors degree in Engineering, Science, Administration, Supply Chain Operations or related discipline an asset.
  • Experience in managing manufacturing processes, productivity, and efficiency measurements
  • APICS certification (CPIM or CSCP) an asset
  • SAP previous exposure with use of APO (advanced planning and optimizer) application in the area of Production Planning and Detailed Scheduling (PP/DS) component.
  • Sound knowledge of Manufacturing processes and basic understanding of Supply Chain processes such as planning/scheduling, constraint management, product prioritization, and risk management.
  • Well motivated individual with excellent initiative, leadership and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong negotiation skills with the ability to reason and influence at all levels.
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to manage multiple and competing priorities.
  • Ability to manage complexity and resolve conflicts that arise from balancing multiple priorities.
  • Ability to lead, initiates, and participate in problem solving and improvement teams.
  • Proficient in MS office applications.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Knowledgeable in manufacturing processes.
  • Computer knowledge, including word processing, presentation, worksheets and electronic mail
  • Strong knowledge of MRP/SAP Systems.


Supply Chain

Sub Function

Materials Planning/Scheduling

Reports To

In process of validation

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Posted: 2021-03-29 Expires: 2021-05-28

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