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Date: Nov 19, 2021

Location: Maple Grove, MN, United States, 55311

Company: Boston Scientific

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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:

Become a Senior Production Planner for our Boston Scientific Operations Top Assembly planning team! Our production planners are responsible for planning the manufacture of finished devices for our global customers across the BSC plant network. This position provides the opportunity to own and improve production planning processes, tools and systems.  Our production planners are passionate about continuous improvement and work closely with key partners and customers throughout the value stream.  Use your knowledge, skills and passion to help improve the quality, cost and delivery of Boston Scientific medical devices for our customers and patients across the globe.
 

Boston Scientific production planning activities are focused on meeting customer service objectives while always assuring a continuous production flow through our Value Streams.  In addition to supporting, monitoring and maintaining service level, production planners manage manufacturing schedules to balance Supply, Demand & Inventory to achieve overall materials management team objectives.  Production planners participate on cross-functional teams to support and plan commercial production across the Maple Grove site.
 

Your Responsibilities Include:

  • Manage daily, weekly and monthly planning processes
  • Manage committed build plans, past due production orders, and past due planned orders
  • Key contributor in weekly execution management meetings with our divisional partners
  • Proactively identify and problem solve material shortages impacting the build plans
  • Identify opportunities and execute projects to achieve service level, build plan, on time delivery and inventory objectives
  • Facilitate manufacturing/ supply planning handshake during the Sales Inventory & Operations Planning (SI&OP) Process
  • Perform master data maintenance as required
  • Provide inventory and recovery plan analysis as required
  • Perform What If scenario planning as required
  • Actively lead and participate in continuous improvement projects
     

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • Minimum of 5 years of professional experience in a manufacturing planning, inventory control, demand planning or supply chain function
  • Knowledge and experience with ERP software systems (SAP preferred) and knowledge of MRP
  • Knowledge and experience in Microsoft Office: Excel and PowerPoint

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge & experience with Sales, Inventory & Operations Planning SI&OP process
  • Knowledge and experience with APS software systems (Kinaxis Rapid Response preferred)
  • Experience in planning vertically integrated manufacturing
  • APICS certification
  • Experience in driving continuous improvement and/or project management

 

 

Requisition ID: 510265

 

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!

 

At Boston Scientific, we recognize that nurturing a diverse and inclusive workplace helps us be more innovative and it is important in our work of advancing science for life and improving patient health. That is why we stand for inclusion, equality, and opportunity for all. By embracing the richness of our unique backgrounds and perspectives, we create a better, more rewarding place for our employees to work and reflect the patients, customers, and communities we serve. Boston Scientific is proud to be an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.

 

Boston Scientific maintains a drug-free workplace. Pursuant to Va. Code § 2.2-4312 (2000), Boston Scientific is providing notification that the unlawful manufacture, sale, distribution, dispensation, possession, or use of a controlled substance or marijuana is prohibited in the workplace and that violations will result in disciplinary action up to and including termination.

 


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