Materials Planning Manager

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Planning
  3. Germany
Frankfurt, Germany
Posting date: 28 May 2024

Proclinical is seeking a dedicated and innovative individual to lead our raw material planning team for cancer vaccines. As a team leader, you will be responsible for optimising supply chain processes, coordinating with various stakeholders, and ensuring the delivery readiness of raw materials and equipment.


  • Lead and manage the raw material planning team.
  • Coordinate activities with local and global partners including production, purchasing, suppliers, third-party logistics providers, quality, and finance teams.
  • Handle escalation management.
  • Oversee the life cycle management of materials.
  • Develop, improve, and document supply chain processes in the GMP environment, including tools and key performance indicators (KPIs).
  • Provide operational support to your team when needed.

Key Skills and Requirements:

  • Degree in supply chain management or relevant training with comparable professional experience.
  • Experience in material planning and operational purchasing; knowledge of SAP is a plus.
  • Leadership experience is desirable.
  • High degree of responsibility, flexibility, and an independent way of working.
  • Proficiency in MS Office (especially Excel) and good IT skills.
  • Strong communication and organizational skills.
  • Fluency in German and English, both written and spoken.

Interested or know someone who might be? Reach out to ­­­­Ruhee Saleh using the following:


📞 020 3059 0923

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