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Amgen EMEA Regional Demand Planner in Breda, Netherlands

If you feel like you’re part of something bigger, it’s because you are. At Amgen, our shared mission—to serve patients—drives all that we do. It is key to becoming one of the world’s leading biotechnology companies. We are global collaborators who achieve together—researching, manufacturing, and delivering ever-better products that reach over 10 million patients worldwide. It’s time for a career you can be proud of. Join us as:

EMEA Regional Demand Planner

At Amgen Breda, medicines are labeled, assembled, stored, and eventually shipped to various countries worldwide. Every day more than 1000 people from 38 different nationalities are working on supply chain processes, manufacturing, marketing, and sales of our medicines and clinical research into new medicines.


What you will do

Being part of one of the core divisions of Amgen that make sure the drugs are delivered to our patients, you will be responsible for handling weekly and/or monthly meetings with the commercial and finance team in countries within EMEA Region, with the purpose to review and understand sales trends and market development to have the right forecast on SKU level.

As the EMEA Regional Demand Planner, you also will monitor, analyze, understand, and challenge the quality of the enrichments provided by the commercial teams (assumptions, deltas, consumption, trends, issues, gaps, risks, opportunities) and issue advice at the request or at own initiative based on own expertise.

Let’s do this. Let’s change the world.

In this vital role you will:

  • Assemble, run monthly demand plan and set supply strategy and planning parameters in Amgen’s planning systems, as well as perform scenario analysis to understand supply impact of demand changes;

  • Manage finished product inventory ensuring sufficient stock to prevent supply risks while minimizing scrap exposure;

  • Coordinate with Site Planning on timely availability of production batches and align with Supply Management on demand and supply control measures;

  • Align with Regional Operations Leads regarding new launches, lifecycle management activities, and transitions;

  • Advice and/or support the distribution requirements planning (DRP) to ensure replenishment of local stock points is executed appropriately;


What we expect of you

We are all different, yet we all use our outstanding contributions to serve patients. The EMEA Regional Demand Planner professional we seek is a communicator with these qualifications:

  • Bachelor / Master’s degree in Supply Chain or similar;

  • Previous experience in a complex supply chain environment and with demand planning & techniques;

  • Professional experience in using Excel, Smart Sheet, Tableau, and similar tools;

  • Experience in GMP and/or pharmaceutical environment;

  • Analytical skills and process-driven;

  • Knowledge of Planning Systems (preferred Kinaxis RapidResponse, Anaplan, and SAP);

  • Experience in a matrix organization: in particular global, regional, and site supply chain;

  • Proficiency in English (verbal and written)


What you can expect of us

As we work to develop treatments that look after of others, so we work to care for our teammates’ professional and personal growth and well-being.

  • Vast opportunities to learn and move up and across our global organization.

  • Diverse and inclusive community of belonging, where teammates are empowered to bring ideas to the table and act.

  • Generous Total Rewards Plan comprising competitive salary, bonus structure, fixed 13th month, holiday allowance, and collective health insurance.

  • Focus on vitality with an on-site gym, vitality program, and a restaurant with healthy food.

Please note:

  • Due to our relocation policy, for this vacancy, we can only consider candidates who reside in the Netherlands or candidates who live within a commuting distance from Amgen Breda.

Join Us

If you're seeking a career where you can truly make a difference in the lives of others, a career where you can work at the absolute forefront of biotechnology with the top minds in the field, you'll find it at Amgen.

Amgen, a biotechnology pioneer, discovers, develops and delivers innovative human therapeutics. Our medicines have helped millions of patients in the fight against cancer, kidney disease, rheumatoid arthritis and other serious illnesses.

As an organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for people around the world, Amgen fosters an inclusive environment of diverse, ethical, committed and highly accomplished people who respect each other but compete intensely to win. Together, we live the Amgen values as we continue advancing science to serve patients.