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J&J Family of Companies Pharma Planning Excellence Manager in Ireland

Our Values

At Janssen Pharmaceutics, everyone is committed to make a difference in people's lives and to push the boundaries of what science and innovation can achieve. The values that guide our decision-making are spelled out in Our Credo. Put simply, Our Credo challenges us to put the needs and well-being of the people we serve first; our patients, doctors and nurses, our employees, our communities and our partners. Together with our colleagues all over the world, all with a heart for the patient, we strive for a future in which disease is a thing of the past.

The role

As a Pharma Planning Excellence Manager, your main goal is supporting breakthrough improvements to the planning processes with regards to efficiency, productivity and reliability. To achieve your goal, you will conduct Root Cause Problem Solving, initiate business cases and implement process improvement actions. You are also a key player in supporting the investment projects. You work closely with the planning system users, the global process owners in the PLAN community and partners in finance, production and other related areas. You are the driver to implement new PLAN metrics focus on leading the project portfolio for the team.


Who we’re looking for:

  • You acquired a Master’s degree or equal to experience and have a strong interest in Supply Chain and Planning. Preferred fields of study are Engineering or Science, although the job is open to any motivated professional, APICS certification is a plus.

  • You understand and have an affinity with computer systems such as SAP, OMP etc.

  • You have an innate aim to make the difference and achieve results. Your analytical skills help you to understand difficult issues and related business needs.

  • We expect decisiveness, brainpower and dealing with various issues and projects simultaneously.

  • You are passionate about bringing innovative ideas, products and services to life and advancing the health and well-being of people around the world.

  • Thanks to your communicative and interpersonal skills you are a standout colleague with different levels of our organization.

  • You are proficient in English. You will be working out of one of the key pharma locations.

    What you can expect from us:

    Employees are vital to our organization. You will be part of an enthusiastic team in an innovative environment that values personal and professional development. In this role, you will have the potential to transform both our business and your career. We encourage you to think big and go after your goals. Through on the job training, e-learning, various projects and programs, we ensure personal growth by focusing on your talents and empower you to take control over your career and where it takes you.

Primary Location


Other Locations

North America-United States-New Jersey, Europe/Middle East/Africa-Ireland-Cork, Europe/Middle East/Africa-Italy-Lazio-Latina


Janssen Pharmaceutica N.V. (7555)

Job Function

Strategic Planning

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