Company: Stryker Corporation
Posted on: January 15, 2022
COVID-19 vaccination requirements
Stryker is driven to work together with our customers to make
healthcare better. In order to fulfill our commitment as a federal
contractor, while focusing on the health and safety of our
employees and those that we serve, Stryker is encouraging US
employees as well as all new US employees joining our company to be
fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Today or in the future,
vaccination may be a requirement based on the essential functions
of the specific role or applicable regulations. Please refer to our
COVID-19 Vaccination Requirements FAQs page for current vaccination
and/or reasonable accommodation requirements and timelines.
Why join Stryker?
We are proud to be named one the World's Best Workplaces and a Best
Workplace for Diversity by Fortune Magazine! Learn more about our
award-winning organization by visiting stryker.com
Our benefits include bonuses; commissions; healthcare; insurance
benefits; retirement programs; stock based plans; paid time off
plans; family and parenting leaves; tuition reimbursement; wellness
programs; onsite fitness centers and cafeterias; discount purchase
programs; and service and performance awards - not to mention
various social and recreational activities.
Why supply chain at Stryker?
As a member of our Supply Chain team, you will make a daily impact
on the lives of others. Apply today and you will get a chance to
work with high-functioning, driven people who all have the same
mission of making healthcare better.
Who we want-
* Strategic thinkers. People who enjoy analyzing data or trends for
the purposes of planning, forecasting, advising, budgeting,
reporting, or sales opportunities.
* Collaborative partners. People who build and leverage
cross-functional relationships to bring together ideas, data and
insights to drive continuous improvement in functions.
* Data translators. Highly effective communicators who can
transform data findings into recommendations to compose reports and
executive level presentations.
What you will do-
* Support the creation of a Master Resource Plan based on the
latest demand signal to cover what needs to be produced or
purchased as a finished product and to ensure that within the
process there is sufficient raw materials and components to support
the required supply plan up to a 24-month time horizon
* Support the creation of capacity plans based on the latest demand
signal to identify where there are potential bottlenecks or risks
to supply and to develop and recommend appropriate proposals to
mitigate and to ensure that the plant or 3rd party can meet the
future demand. Also identify where there is significant
underutilization which could impact the costs of supply.
* Responsibility will be initially scoped to limited number of
products /segments of the portfolio and during development phase
the individual would be closely monitored and coached into supply
* Work under the supervision of the Supply Planning manager in
Setting of the correct levels of inventory (safety stocks) within
the supply plan by understanding the demand volatility and supply
chain lead times
* Tracking of the execution of the supply plan with production
scheduling and buying ensuring that the plan is fully
operationalized and tracked for performance deviation including
mitigation on back orders and pro-active communication of future
* Ensuring within the supply plan that products are being phased in
and planned correctly as well as ensuring communication and timing
of exiting products within the plant or 3rd party. Communicating
with the business in regard to the status of the product portfolio
from a supply planning perspective.
* Support the Supply Planning Manager in providing effective
communication and confirmation back from supply planning to the
demand plan in confirming capability to meet the requirements via
the daily and weekly execution process but also via a robust
monthly executive supply process.
* All Supply Planning system core master-data is maintained to
enable focus on real supply issues
* KPIs for the role will be Supply Plan Attainment, Safety Stock
Health, Capacity Utilization, Back order and Lead time
* Responsible for root causing performance issues and providing
recommendation to Supply Planning Manager /leader on how to
mitigate and sustain.
What you need -
* Bachelor's degree in business/Engineering/Supply Chain management
or related field, required
* 2 years in either a production, supply or demand planning role
where knowledge is demonstrated, and experience gained in
* Entry level Graduate may also be considered for role
* IT Planning system experience to include use of SAP as a minimum
requirement or equivalent ERP systems
* Excellent knowledge of MS Excel
Know someone at Stryker?
Be sure to have them submit you as a referral prior to applying for
this position. Learn more about our employee referral program at
Stryker is one of the world's leading medical technology companies
and, together with our customers, is driven to make healthcare
better. We offer innovative products and services in Orthopaedics,
Medical and Surgical, and Neurotechnology and Spine that help
improve patient and hospital outcomes.
We are proud to be named one of the World's Best Workplaces and a
Best Workplace for Diversity by Fortune Magazine! Learn more about
our award-winning organization by visiting stryker.com
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