Supply Chain & Demand Planning Junior BP (temporary 1-year contract) Job at Takeda Pharmaceuticals in Roma, Lazio

Job Description

Job Title: Supply Chain & Demand Planning Junior BP (temporary position 1 year)

Department: Finance

The position reports to the Supply Chain Lead


The Supply Chain & Demand Planning Junior BP is responsible for providing operational leadership in E2E Supply Chain activities of products under him/her competency, taking into consideration the needs of different business units and products peculiarities. Ensures all relevant Supply Chain systems and processes are appropriately developed, maintained and improved.


Demand planning leadership and forecast accuracy improvement with continuous relationship with plants/partners, BU’s and FBP’s

Replenishment management to guarantee the delivery of product in the right quantity at the right time

Import license management

Stock coverage monitoring to avoid out of stock, stock reconciliation, inventory at risk analysis, physical count at the warehouse

Destruction management

Bollini management process

Support the launch of new products and divestment projects

Respect and update of SOP’s and SOX’s

Ideal background

Education /technical skills

University Degree (management engineering as nice to have), economics, statistics or related field

Fluent English

SAP knowledge

Ability to analyze data, extract quantitative insights using Excel

Good project management skills

Strong analytical ability


Minimum 2/3 years of experience in Supply Chain

Pharma / Healthcare experience a plus

Soft skills

Proactive, accountable and collaborative

Able to work under pressure and to manage priorities

Ability to work in a matrix environment, balancing teamwork & assertiveness

Communication ease

Highest ethical standards

Initiative, drive, resilience: mature sense of urgency, ownership, can-do attitude, and does whatever-it-takes to delivery results accurately and timely in a dynamic work environment with Integrity at heart


Rome, Italy

Worker Type


Worker Sub-Type

Fixed Term (Fixed Term)

Time Type

Full time

About the Company

Company: Takeda Pharmaceuticals

Company Location:  Roma, Lazio

Estimated Salary:

About Takeda Pharmaceuticals