BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) WW Supply Network Planner in Gurgaon, India

Job Description Summary

WW Supply Network Planner creates an optimized Master Production Schedule (MPS) for Manufacturing Plants by understanding replenishment demand and factoring in various constraints like plant capacity, inventory targets, production volume variance, distribution cost etc. to ensure high levels of customer service by minimizing backorders and maximizing line fill rates.

Job Description

Master Production Scheduling:

  • Ensure optimized Master Production Scheduling for assigned Portfolios at their respective manufacturing plants

  • Optimized MPS should be the best possible trade-off between level loading of resources at plant and inventory in the network to serve the replenishment demand

  • Work closely with both demand team and plant team to understand risks and opportunities. Align the MPS plan to mitigate the identified risks and avail the opportunities

  • Prepare and Present Long Term Planning (LTP) volumes for assigned Portfolios

  • Volume Variance Tracking

Continuous Improvement:

  • Execute a minimum of 2 Continuous Improvement (CI) Projects each financial year

  • Develop and maintain technical expertise in all aspects of the planning systems

Master Data Management:

  • Ensure Master Data Setup in SAP R/3 and SAP APO/SCM as per the guidelines issued from the Everest Core Team to suit the business scenarios for the assigned portfolios

Review Meetings:

  • Participate in Worldwide Supply Review,

  • Participate Weekly Planner Meeting,

  • Lead Production Consensus Meeting, and

  • Lead Plant Supply Review

Analysis and Reporting:

  • Prepare necessary Weekly / Monthly / Quarterly / Annual MIS for key stakeholders

  • Escalate critical Supply Issues to enhance visibility around hot supply issues


  • Communicate with critical customers and partners

Metrics and Process Compliance:

  • Accountable for APEX Process Compliance and documentation of communications and work-files

  • Directly accountable for WW Metrics – Line Fill, BO, FDS / Inventory Turns for all WW Locations (except Regional Locations supplied from Singapore Hub DC)

  • Accountability for Volume and Mix Compliance

Primary Work Location

IND Gurgaon - Signature Towers B

Additional Locations

Work Shift

BD is a leading global medical technology company that creates medical technology, devices and laboratory equipment for a variety of needs across the healthcare continuum. At BD, we are looking for candidates who possess passion, innovative solutions and a commitment to our one mission of improving access to groundbreaking medical and biotechnology services for people near and far, delivering state-of-the-art technology and cutting-edge research in the battle to fight and cure infectious diseases. With a global reach that extends across 50 countries worldwide, our network of professionals collaborates on effective measures to deliver enhanced patient quality such as lower health care delivery costs, improved health care and safety, and expanded health care for all. Join our company and see how you can become a part of one global mission to make a difference in human health.