Demand Management Specialist

Switzerland, Basel
United Kingdom, Slough

Today, Lonza is a global leader in life sciences operating across three continents. While we work in science, there’s no magic formula to how we do it. Our greatest scientific solution is talented people working together, devising ideas that help businesses to help people. In exchange, we let our people own their careers. Their ideas, big and small, genuinely improve the world. And that’s the kind of work we want to be part of.

As Lonza is growing, we are currently looking for a Demand Management Specialist.

Key responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the creation and maintenance of the demand plan in systems, including updating existing demand

  • Deeper understanding of the data flows between IBP, SAP ECC, SAP BW and legacy applications to troubleshoot or analyze

  • Maintain all demand related parameters and master data in relevant planning systems

  • Create and maintain demand related KPIs and use as basis for demand planning improvement initiatives

  • Key User SAP – IBP (deep knowledge on Demand Planning module). First point of call for any other users who need support, training gaps, functional issues

Key requirements:

  • Degree in Supply Chain Management, Business Management or similar

  • Extensive experience in Supply Chain as well as a solid background in operations

  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to define metrics (KPI’s) and identify issues through root cause analysis

  • Ability to use demand planning systems (e.g. SAP IBP) to create and maintain demand planning module

  • Ability to utilise Business Intelligence systems to extract data and generate reports

Every day, Lonza’s products and services have a positive impact on millions of people. For us, this is not only a great privilege, but also a great responsibility. How we achieve our business results is just as important as the achievements themselves. At Lonza, we respect and protect our people and our environment. Any success we achieve is no success at all if not achieved ethically.

People come to Lonza for the challenge and creativity of solving complex problems and developing new ideas in life sciences. In return, we offer the satisfaction that comes with improving lives all around the world. The satisfaction that comes with making a meaningful difference.

Reference: R29277