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Senior Supply Planner - APAC

Date:  Mar 19, 2023

Sofia, Bulgaria, 1407

Company:  Teva Pharmaceuticals
Job Id:  44723

Who are we?


Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. (NYSE and TASE: TEVA) is a global leader in generic medicines, with innovative treatments in select areas, including CNS, pain and respiratory. We deliver high-quality generic products and medicines in nearly every therapeutic area to address unmet patient needs. We have an established presence in generics, specialty, OTC and API, building on more than a century-old legacy, with a fully integrated R&D function, strong operational base and global infrastructure and scale. We strive to act in a socially and environmentally responsible way. Headquartered in Israel, with production and research facilities around the globe, we employ 40,000 professionals, committed to improving the lives of millions of patients. Learn more at


In  August 2016 Actavis has been acquired by Teva Pharmaceutical. In Bulgaria we are the largest employer in the pharmaceutical industry with near 1700 employees in the two manufacturing plants (Dupnitsa and Troyan); sales and marketing organization and in a number of global corporate functions based in our country. As a Teva company, in October 2020 Actavis has started the process of re-branding and anticipating the Teva brand.


We are looking for qualified and motivated candidate for the role of Senior Supply Planner – APAC, based in Sofia.


Main Responsibilities


·    Managing direct procurement process and supply planning from global sites, including L2L suppliers for assigned APAC and Greater China Cluster/ market as per market demand
·    Managing inbound logistics, reports for SC and support supply planning for tenders 
·    Support markets with operational readiness for new launches
·    Update and provide MRF, purchase FC to all sites on monthly basis
·    Working with global sites to ensure stock readiness, documentation requirements including permits for shipment into each assigned market
·    Follow up with global logistics to arrange stock pick-up and ensure on-time delivery to each county in APAC/GC cluster as assigned 
·    Managing vendor master data in SAP
·    Managing logistics budget for inbound freight ensuring the cost is within the AOP budget
·    Lead new projects to improve cost and customer service to support commercial operations
·    Drive continuous process improvements and increase KPI performance, by working closely with demand planners, sites and other functions.
·    Resolve issues and ensure risk mitigation is in place for supply/business continuity by following the proper escalation process
·    Ensuring full alignment with market, participating in monthly meetings with APAC/GC cluster, demand planners as per the latest FC/AOP


Main Requirements


·    Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent, preferably in Supply Chain
·    5+ years of experience in Supply Chain
·    Experience in Healthcare/ Pharmaceuticals is preferred 
·    Experience in Multicultural, Global environment is an advantage
·    Fluent English is a must
·    Demonstrate good analytical & planning skills
·    Ability do communicate cross culturally & across all level
·    Flexibility to adapt to changes


We Offer


·    Dynamic and challenging work environment in one of the world leading pharmaceutical company and the biggest pharmaceutical company in Bulgaria
·    Competitive remuneration bound with performance
·    Additional healthcare insurance
·    Transportation allowance and other flexible benefits
·    Flexible working hours and option to work from home as per the company policy
·    Opportunity for development


If this sounds like the right opportunity for you, send us your CV in English.

Please, kindly note that only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. All personal data is protected by law and will be treated in confidence.


Already Working @TEVA?


If you are a current Teva employee, please apply using the internal career site available on "Employee Central". By doing so, your application will be treated with priority. You will also be able to see opportunities that are open exclusively to Teva employees. Use the following link to search and apply: Internal Career Site

The internal career site is available from your home network as well. If you have trouble accessing your EC account, please contact your local HR/IT partner.


Teva’s Equal Employment Opportunity Commitment


Teva Pharmaceuticals is committed to equal opportunity in employment. It is Teva's global policy that equal employment opportunity be provided without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, ancestry, veteran status, national or ethnic origin or any other legally recognized status entitled to protection under applicable laws.