Operation Planning Analyst, Pharmaceutical Distribution CentreApply Job ID JR0082508 Date posted 03/01/2023
Operation Planning Analyst, Pharmaceutical Distribution Centre
Location: 211 North Murray Street, Trenton
Shift:daytime hours with flexibility
Full-time, permanent position that offers a bonus incentive program, is group insurance eligible from day of hire, 3 weeks (15 days) vacation (pro-rated based on hire date), and flex days.
The successful candidate will provide key assistance and advice to the Trenton Ontario Distribution Centre team by conducting detailed analyses and preparing related reports.
Critical responsibilities include planning, developing and maintaining operational projects and initiatives related to product flow, inventory management, layout planning and production optimization for the Distribution Centre located in Trenton, Ontario.
Work with management to prioritize information needs Identify, analyze, and interpret trends or patterns, problematic areas using statistical techniques and suggest improvements in complex data sets for the Distribution Centre Plan and assist in the implementation of supply chain optimization initiatives or projects related to operational changes – short & medium terms – such as DC layout, warehouse-slotting, route planning, merchandise flow, capacity planning, inventory – aging, DOH, risks, damages – quality and service
Plan the movement of merchandise for advertised, seasonal & event programs Track KPIs and report on supply chain’s performance, extract value from KPI and explain variance Work with cross-functional teams to analyze, plan and assist in the management of production activities, plans and schedules to ensure continuous operations
Highlight potential risks and opportunities and formulate & execute process improvement, action & mitigation plans
Analyze consumption and production rates and determine production efficiency Develop standard procedures to optimize workflow locally or nationally
Evaluate issues, analyze root causes and recommend improvements to maintain production integrity, consistency and quality
Help analyze and assess the impact of the proposed projects, while taking into account schedules and effort/budgets, and follow up with regional management to ensure proper implementation
Collaboratively lead local and / or regional projects
Act as an expert in your field, providing ideas / innovations, opinions and advice to others
Create and deliver quality presentations with the purpose of informing, instructing, inspiring or persuading an audience
Up to 2 years of experience in a similar operational technical role, with a robust understanding of supply chain, material management, merchandise flow and / or production operations is strongly preferred
Post secondary education in related field strongly preferred.
A combination of education and related experience may also be considered
Knowledge of Devexpress, Access, Excel, and AS400 with advanced proficiency to manipulate and extract system data is strongly preferred
Experience with Microsoft BI an asset
Proven track record in preparing operational analyses and business plans is strongly preferred
Experience in project management, including practices, techniques and tool is strongly preferred
PMP designation an asset
Lean Six Sigma an asset
Organized and methodical, with a thorough work method Proven problem-solving, detail oriented and decision-making skills
Able to work independently
Strong communication skills, verbal and written skills
Able to plan and lead facilitation sessions
French & English language skills an asset
Career Level – IC – Professional – P1
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Our Base Pay Range for this position$47,600 - $79,400
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