Category:  Supply Chain and Procurement

Bagsværd, Capital Region of Denmark, DK


Master planner for bulk
Are you looking for an opportunity to make a difference? This is your chance. By joining our dedicated Diabetes DK Planning team, you will be a key player in securing life treating medicine to patients around the world. We believe in diversity as a key driver to high performance and utilise the differences between nationalities, genders and the way of thinking to serve our customers in the best possible way. You should be curious to learn about the strategic ambitions of the business, understand the business impact of your decisions and at the same time appreciate structure and details in our complex systems. If you are curious, a fast-learner and ambitious then you may be the “right fit” for being our new master planner for bulk.


About the department 
The Diabetes DK Planning team is anchored in the Operational Planning department and is overall responsible for API planning, production site transfers, master planning of the Danish sites and master planning of bulk. 

The department Operational Planning is part of Devices & Supply Chain Management (D&S). D&S is representing one of the seven senior management divisions within Product Supply (PS) and employs over 2.000 employees. D&S is responsible for devices and the supply chain management across PS. PS has a global production network with production sites in e.g. USA, Brazil and China.


The position 
As master planner for bulk you will have the overall responsibility for coordinating bulk shipments between the different production sites both, covering the productions sites in Denmark, USA, France and China amongst other. Furthermore, you will be responsible for:
-    Balancing demand and supply, ensuring that we always have a healthy stock projection of bulk available at the sites.  
-    Proactively follow up on both demand and supply, and that it is aligned with the production agreements 
-    Head up weekly meetings with the site planners to identify and solve issues
-    Follow up, challenge and develop weekly KPIs
It is expected that you can work independently and are highly skilled at stakeholder management, as you will be working with stakeholders from S&OP, logistic areas and management at the production sites, purchasing and finance.
Additionally, you will also be working as a sparring partner for global supply chain projects to improve our planning processes and systems.


We expect you to have more than 5 year of supply chain experience and have a relevant university degree preferable in Supply Chain Management, Finance or similar. You have excellent data, presentation and analytical skills and preferable has previously worked with operational or tactical planning and SAP APO.

The candidate we are looking for is good at communicating on different organisational levels, can take initiative and be proactive, have no problems with working independently and is excellent at translating complex situations. You have the ability to quickly change gears from being deep in analysing data to taking fast decisions to looking for elements of the supply chain to optimise.
Lastly, as the Diabetes DK planning team is an international team with a global footprint you must be able to speak and write English fluently. 


Working at Novo Nordisk
At Novo Nordisk, we use our skills, dedication and ambition to help people with diabetes. We offer the chance to be part of a truly global work place, where passion and engagement are met with opportunities for professional and personal development.


For further information, please contact Beate Hovland at +45 3079 4730.




Millions rely on us
To work for Novo Nordisk you will need the skills, dedication and ambition to change lives for the better for millions of patients living with diabetes and other chronic diseases. In exchange, we offer the chance to be part of a truly global workplace, where passion and engagement are met with opportunities for professional and personal development.