Senior Production Scheduler

115,000 CHF + 10% bonus
Posted 3 weeks ago
Job ID: 7258

Job Description

We are currently recruiting a Senior Production Scheduler based at an industry-leading research and development centre for a global life sciences organisation.

A unique opportunity to join a pioneering pharma manufacturer, the Senior Production Scheduler will be responsible for the execution, continuous improvement, and maintenance of the Production schedule.

The ideal candidate will be confident with SAP planning tools and have experience working within the pharmaceutical or biotech industry.

Based in the German-speaking region within the canton of Valais, you will need to have a business level fluency of both German and English.

Your responsibilities as the Senior Production Scheduler will include, but are not limited to:
  • Create, track and maintain schedules based on exiting capacities and planned materials
  • Ensure departmental schedules are communicated to stakeholders to drive short-term execution of plans
  • Balancing demand priorities and production sequencing with efficient resources to drive optimisation
  • Identify trends and root causes to generate KPIs
  • Providing accurate data and timely resolution of issues to relevant departments
  • Ensuring amendments and feedback is allocated to schedules in a timely manner

Relevant experience and qualifications:
  • At least 3 years’ experience in a relevant Production environment, ideally in the pharma or biotech industry
  • Fluent in both German and English, business level
  • Strong understanding of SAP planning tools (MM, PP-PI)
  • Able to effectively communicate at all levels of an organisation and build cross-functional relationships
  • A keen eye for detail, planning and problem-solving skills

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