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Senior Global Supply Chain Planning Analyst

Boston Scientific's hybrid workplace includes remote and onsite roles. By applying to this position, you will have the opportunity to discuss your preferred working location with your Talent Acquisition Specialist.

Remote Eligible:  Hybrid
Onsite Location(s): 

Kerkrade, NL

Additional Locations: Netherlands-Kerkrade; France-Île-de-France; Germany-Aachen; Germany-Düsseldorf; Germany-Köln; Ireland-Clonmel; Ireland-Galway; Israel-Kadima; Israel-Yokneam; Italy-Milan; Netherlands-Eindhoven; Netherlands-Maastricht; Poland-Warsaw; Spain-Madrid

Diversity - Innovation - Caring - Global Collaboration - Winning Spirit - High Performance

At Boston Scientific, we’ll give you the opportunity to harness all that’s within you by working in teams of diverse and high-performing employees, tackling some of the most important health industry challenges. With access to the latest tools, information and training, we’ll help you in advancing your skills and career. Here, you’ll be supported in progressing – whatever your ambitions.

About the role:
At Boston Scientific, the Senior Global Supply Chain Planner is responsible for planning, scheduling, and executing the demand planning activities required to meet customer needs, marketing requirements, and service level objectives in the Urology division tied to our new Lumenis acquisition. In addition, he/she will support, monitor, and maintain finished goods inventory levels and system integrity for the product families for which he/she holds responsibility. The Senior Global Supply Chain Planner will possess the skills and aptitude required to plan a product line and provide cross functional Supply Chain support as necessary.
Your responsibilities include:

  • Demand Planning: Review statistically generated forecasts with Global Supply Chain Planning Manager, Marketing, and Finance; Review safety stock targets and recommend changes noting input elements resulting in change; Work with Supply Chain and Commercial teams to identify all known demand sources (customer orders, scheduling agreements, distributor shipment, consignment, etc.).
  • New Product Launch Management: New Product Development Core Team Member; Provide data and analysis to assist with the development of forecasts, cannibalization plans, introduction schedules.
  • Inventory Management: Contribute to the development of inventory plans; Monitor inventory performance to plan and targets; Plan and manage expired, excess and obsolescence reserves.
  • Supply Chain Execution: Support daily/weekly/monthly planning processes: Provide inventory analysis; Proactively manage backorders; manage mix/execution with manufacturing and/or suppliers.
  • Support SI&OP Process: Participate in demand management, net requirement handoff, supply review with manufacturing including debriefing monthly SI&OP cycle with Franchise Leadership
  • Achieve & Diagnose Performance Metrics: Service Level; Backorder; Inventory; Forecast Accuracy/Bias

Required qualifications:

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience within a supply chain/demand planning environment
  • Minimum bachelor’s degree in Business or Supply Chain or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Good analytics and system skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Continuous improvement attitude
  • Speaks fluently English
  • Ability to work independently and with business stakeholders to achieve business objectives



Requisition ID: 560448


As a leader in medical science for more than 40 years, we are committed to solving the challenges that matter most – united by a deep caring for human life. Our mission to advance science for life is about transforming lives through innovative medical solutions that improve patient lives, create value for our customers, and support our employees and the communities in which we operate. Now more than ever, we have a responsibility to apply those values to everything we do – as a global business and as a global corporate citizen.


So, choosing a career with Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX) isn’t just business, it’s personal. And if you’re a natural problem-solver with the imagination, determination, and spirit to make a meaningful difference to people worldwide, we encourage you to apply and look forward to connecting with you!

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