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Supply Chain Manager

Date: Jan 2, 2021

Location: Lebanon, PA, US

Company: SCHOTT AG

International Technology Group • Specialty Glasses and Glass-Ceramics • More than 130 Years of Experience • More than 16,200 Employees in 34 countries • Innovative Ideas for the World of Tomorrow


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Supply Chain Manager


Our Pharmaceutical Systems Business Unit is a worldwide leader in the manufacturing of pharmaceutical primary packaging and analytical lab services.   More than 600 production lines in 13 countries globally, responsible for producing more than 10 billion syringes, vials, ampoules, cartridges and special articles of tubing glass or polymer.  We think customers, users and patients first.  We think people! 

Your Tasks

  • Lead, coach, and motivate employees within respective area of responsibility, while providing direction to achieve departmental goals and site objectives
  • Develop department budget and investment plan according to long-term strategic objectives
  • Cultivate employee talent through training and coaching measures; while also conducting performance reviews, and new hire interviews
  • Develop, communicate, and implement material flow strategies that are consistent with corporate pharmaceutical supply chain strategy and standards
  • Collaborate with Schott NA Procurement for successful development and execution of strategic and tactical procurement initiatives
  • Direct and manage all Customer Service activities including order entry and maintenance, invoicing and accounts receivable activity
  • Direct and manage all materials activities
  • Drive the usage of SAP and ensure highest level of data accuracy in all supply chain and customer service processes
  • Monitor and improve key performance metrics related to supply chain execution
  • Manage continuous improvement projects
  • Design processes according to the principles of LEAN manufacturing
  • Help implement new concepts of IMSU/EHS in area of responsibility, while adhering to all safety policies and regulations
  • Design processes according to LEAN manufacturing guidelines
  • Manage assigned CAPAs

Your Profile

  • BS Supply Chain, Materials Management, Engineering or related field
  • 5 – 7 years of experience in a supply chain management role within a high volume, international manufacturing setting
  • Related pharmaceutical industry experience is preferred
  • Thorough knowledge and experience using MS Office applications, SAP-ERP (modules PP and MM), detailed scheduling tools and inventory management
  • Ability to work in a matrix structured organization

Your Benefits

  • Healthcare benefits available from first day of permanent employment
  • Helathcare benefits include; medical, dental and vision, along with core life insurance and disability (short-term/long-term)

As an employee of SCHOTT North America, Inc., you can anticipate challenging responsibilities and meaningful projects and tasks; centered on teamwork and cooperation throughout all levels of the Pharmaceutical Systems Business Unit.   Do you want to be a part of our team and move your career forward, while positively influencing the world around you? Then please consider applying to our position.   Your energy and innovation could be what we are looking for!


SCHOTT North America, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.  Applicants considered without any regard to race, color, creed, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law.  Any form of unlawful harassment is prohibited. 


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Nearest Major Market: Harrisburg

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