Supply Chain Specialist

  • Contract type Permanent and Temporary - bis auf weiteres
  • Place
  • Reference 154172-128-2
  • Start date asap
  • Sector Chemistry & Life Sciences
  • Publication date 13.08.2019
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You are passionate about Supply Chain Management und Logistics and gathered a few years of experience in this field? For our client - a renowned pharmaceutical company situated in Lucerne - we are contracting a:

Supply Chain Specialist

Your assignment

- Maintain and build relationships with Customers and Supply Sites in the assigned geographic areas
- Act as primary contact for the assigned customers
- Receive, analyse and process forecasts and orders, manage inventory and deliveries and support new product introductions
- Ensure supply to end customers and develop processes that ensure that this supply is protected
- Manage and proactively resolve supply issues via effective coordination and communication in close cooperation with the planning teams, manufacturing sites and the customers
- Mitigate and avoid future supply issues by thorough root cause analysis and implementation of preventative measures
- Comply with the company`s and local regulations, guidelines and procedures
- Work with moderate work direction and is skilled and knowledgeable to the position

Your profile

- Hands on Supply Chain Planning experience in similar position
- Experience in manufacturing preferred
- Knowledge of Supply Chain Operations and Management
- Focus on logistics, reporting, supplier qualification
- MS Office experience (proficient Excel user)
- SAP R/3 and APO knowledge preference only
- APICS CPIM or CSCMP certification is an advantage
- Strong English communication skills, both written and verbal; Good German skills
- Effective and diplomatic interpersonal and communication skills
- Must be able to manage multiple priorities
- Able to function well in a cross-cultural environment
- Resilient individual, able to function in a dynamic and changing corporate environment


This multifaceted project provides the opportunity to apply and increase your expert knowledge in one of the largest pharmaceutical companies worldwide. Also the possibility of contract extension is given. To submit your complete CV including diplomas and references just use the button ‘Apply'. We are looking forward receiving your application today!

About Manpower
Manpower Switzerland offers its customers more than 55 years of experience in the recruitment, selection and placement of permanent and temporary staff, as well as in HR solutions. Its network of 50 branches active in all linguistic regions, 20,000 temporary staff, 1,500 permanent placements and over 5,000 clients – including small, medium and large companies – in all sectors of industry make Manpower one of Switzerland’s leading providers of workforce management solutions.
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“We care about the people we work with. Including you. That’s why our collaborations are based on trust.”
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Your Manpower consultant
Veronika Walz

Life Sciences Competence Center
Picassoplatz 4
4052 Basle

T: +41 58 307 2441

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