Supply Coordination Specialist (813817)

Bayer Crop Science
En el sitio
Heredia, Heredia, Costa Rica


Supply Coordination Manager 

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Supply Coordination:

  • Collaborate effectively across supply chain functions, regulatory and quality assurance to ensure supply to meet commercial demands.
  • Ensure that near and long-term planning horizons are scheduled to achieve supply targets in line with forecasts, especially for new product launches and promotions.
  • Confirm purchase requisitions, check past due orders regularly and coordinate mitigation actions
  • Oversee and coordinate supply with contract manufacturers.
  • Provide recommendations on inbound transportation modes, as well as routing and timing in line with divisional needs.
  • Follow up execution of reprocess operations (e.g., one-time deliveries, buy-back, relabeling and repackaging).
  • Coordinate customs clearance with logistics service providers and country organizations.
  • Manage logistics service provider payments in collaboration with country organizations.


Governance & Risk Management:

  • Hold supply review meetings with global supply management and confirm annual supply parameters.
  • Evaluate and set key planning parameters (e.g., lead times) to optimize product availability.
  • Monitor shelf-life and obsolescence and provide recommendations to mitigate risk.
  • Escalate supply risks appropriately and timely.


Reporting & Analytics:

  • Ensure timely information on inventory levels, production schedule and material in transit.
  • Prepare shipping reports and monitor status.
  • Prepare potential and actual sales loss.





  • Bachelor’s degree in business administration and a post graduate certificate in a supply chain management discipline preferred.
  • Advance oral and written English level; multiple languages an advantage.
  • Must be a self-starter, with good organizational skills and the ability to prioritize work.
  • Knowledge in MS Office.
  • Digital mindset and knowledge in emerging digital technologies (e.g. RPA, Blockchain, AI, IoT etc.).
  • Experience in operational excellence.
  • Highly motivated, structured, and able to handle stressful situations.
  • Strong in trouble shooting, problem solving and high degree of proactivity.
  • Results oriented.
  • Strong team player.
  • Ability to collaborate effectively within a multicultural environment.
  • QMS trainings and GxP processes.





  • Hybrid Working Style.
  • Full-time employment contract.
  • Wide range of development opportunities.
  • Attractive benefits package.



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Candidates who meet the requirements based on the job profile will be considered for employment regardless of physical disability, race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and will not be at a disadvantage if unemployed.



    Application Period: 07/05/2024 - 07/19/2024 Reference Code: 813817     Division: Pharmaceuticals   Location: Costa Rica : Heredia : Heredia     Functional Area: Supply Chain Management   Work Time: Full Time   Employment Type: Regular            Contact Us   Address   E-Mail Heredia, Costa Rica