1+ months

Inventory & New Product Planning Manager

North Haven, CT 06473
Inventory & New Product Planning Manager


North Haven, Connecticut, United States

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Post Date:

Sep 03, 2019

**Careers that Change Lives**

Your dedication to quality is important to our customers and, most importantly, to their patients. As the Inventory New Product PlanningManager you will lead tracking and management of all North Haven site inventories including raw material, work in process finished goodsnot yet in the Distribution Network.

Do meaningful work, make a difference, and improve lives starting with your own.

The Minimally Invasive Therapies Group strives to enable earlier diagnosis, better treatment, faster complication-free recovery, andenhanced patient outcomes through less invasive surgical solutions.

SURGICAL INNOVATIONS sets the standard for Minimally Invasive Surgery (MIS) by creating innovative surgical products and services that focuson obesity and diseases and conditions of the gastrointestinal tract, lung, abdominal wall, pelvic region, and the head and neck.

We value what makes you unique. Be a part of a company that thinks differently to solve problems, make progress, and deliver meaningfulinnovations.

**A Day in the Life**

As the Inventory New Product Planning Manager you will:

+ Generate and submit weekly report out to Site Director and site staff and SI leadership

+ Work closely with site buying manager and buying team to align site financial implications directly with inventory levels (PPV/Inventoryexpectations)

+ Provide leadership and management of supply chain coordinator, aligning activities to the needs of the Supply Chain team

+ Develop reports for inventory monitoring and projecting monthly levels

+ Manage the purchasing and planning of NPD/Pilot projects

+ Collaborate closely with NPD resources to procure material and plan production to meet product launches

+ Align NPD launch timelines with requirements of the operations team

+ Plan financial outlook associated with new product volumes

+ High level of communication and diligence in managing the transition of products from launch to transfer into the manufacturing site

**Must Have: Minimum Requirements**

+ Bachelors degree required

+ Minimum of 5 years of relevant experience, or advanced degree with a minimum of 3 years of relevant experience

**Nice to Have**

+ Practical knowledge in leading and managing the execution of processes, projects and tactics within one job area.

+ Advanced knowledge in IS systems and reporting

+ Experience in manufacturing environment in progressive leadership roles

+ Excellent personal, organizational and leadership skills

+ Proficiency with typical business software and network applications

+ Good communication skills and established leadership ability

+ Ability to recognize and support site priorities

+ Capable of managing projects and prioritizing effectively

**About Medtronic**

Together, we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits of what technology, therapies and services can do to help alleviate pain, restore health and extend life. We challenge ourselves and each other to make tomorrow better than yesterday. It is what makes this an exciting and rewarding place to be.

We want to accelerate and advance our ability to create meaningful innovations - but we will only succeed with the right people on our team. Lets work together to address universal healthcare needs and improve patients lives. Help us shape the future.

Physical Job Requirements

The physical demands described within the Responsibilities section of this job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. For Office Roles: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to be independently mobile. The employee is also required to interact with a computer, and communicate with peers and co-workers. Contact your manager or local HR to understand the Work Conditions and Physical requirements that may be specific to each role. (ADA-United States of America)
It is the policy of Medtronic to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Medtronic will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.


Posted: 2019-09-05 Expires: 2019-11-10

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