The Materials Requirement Planning (MRP) Team leader

Location Leiden
Discipline: Biotechnology
Contact name: Beata Wydurska

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Job ref: 19866
Published: about 2 months ago
I am looking for The Materials Requirement Planning (MRP) Team Leader

• Co-Ordinate the development, maintenance, communication and publication of the Materials Requirements Plans (MRP) to ensure patients requirements are met
• Maintain Raw Materials, Consumables and Components inventories within target, while minimizing excess, obsolete and expired materials (Inventory Destruction Avoidance(IDA))
• Contribute to the global balancing of Materials within Global Planning, ensuring efficient and effective procurement & inventory practices and optimizing the balance between quality, service, reliability and cost
• Co-ordinate required communication into the Supply Review Meetings (SRM) and Short-Term Exception Management (STEM) processes at both Site and Platform Level.
• Partner with Global Procurement to drive Supplier performance improvements including quality and timely delivery (OTD)


• Bachelor Degree in a Supply Chain Management or other related Business field is critical.
• Supply Chain Certification is preferred e.g. APICS.
• Lean or Project Management Certifications are desirable.

Experience and Skills:
• A minimum of 5 years relevant Supply Chain Management experience (Planning, Logistics or Manufacturing)
• Minimum of 2 years experience in a Leadership role (People Management)
• Experience in Planning/Purchasing in a multi-national environment
• Ability to mentor and develop talent
• Experience in the use of SAP would be beneficial

Location: Leiden – Netherlands
8-months contract with a possibility of extenssion

If interested, apply here! Or send your CV to or call +31 20 20 44 502.