New Product Introduction Project Planner
At Douglas, we are empowered to do our life\ 's best work. We do this by continuing to be dynamic and future-focused, understanding our priorities and working together as a global organisation.
People come first at Douglas and this comes through in all aspects of our business, from our team to our customers, patients and suppliers. We do what\ 's right and embrace diversity and demand fairness. We have authentic leaders who inspire, support and coach which ensures our people flourish. We are customer centric;
we understand both customers and patients needs and we constantly challenge our own thinking and the status quo.
Privately owned, we are one of New Zealand\ 's greatest pharmaceutical success stories and we are currently looking for a NPI Project Planner.
Our NPI Project Planner is key within our New Products Introduction team and plans and delivers all tasks related to our Product life cycle projects. This includes projects within the Douglas Operations Group, including Douglas Manufacturing and Third Party Contract Manufacturers/Packers. In a role like this, there is always a focus on delivering the projects on time and to budget.
Our NPI Project Planner will also coordinate key product change projects, including any change of manufacture/packing sites and a change of raw materials or packaging. Working with ERP and Master Data to generate POs, raise relevant documents and change controls and analyse reports to support and review business decisions.
What you\ 'll bring
Experience withproject coordination, planning or management
The ability to communicate with stakeholders at all levels
Understanding in Product Costing or experience as a Business Analyst
Planning and organising skills
The ability to problem solve
Finding the devil in the details
A customer and quality focused person who enjoys building relationships and who has a continuous improvement mind-set would be an asset to the team. Someone who enjoys administrative tasks, has a quality focus and can multitask will succeed in this diverse role.
What\ 's in it for you?
At Douglas you\ 'll be supported by a great team of people who take pride in what they do - making pharmaceutical products that make a difference to people\ 's lives right around the world.
You will be joining a driven team where professional, and personal development is encouraged
Discounts on a range of great products such as QV, SunSense, Avene, Clinicians and discounts on gym memberships
We will invest in your training development
Supportive and diverse team culture and a great social club
If you\ 're invited to complete a video interview as the next stage of your application, we\ 'd love you to embrace it. Video interviews allow more people the opportunity to demonstrate their abilities to the hiring manager in a new and innovative way giving you a better chance of securing your ideal role. Relax, be yourself and don\ 't worry, we all feel a bit awkward in front of the camera.
If you are keen to be part of a true kiwi success story, apply today!