Planner Supply Chain at LOTTE Biologics

Position Type
Regular Full-Time
Location : Location
US-NY-East Syracuse
Location : Postal Code


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We are LOTTE Biologics! A new company, built on 80 years of tradition!


We embody our core values of being Inspired by Science, Embracing Diversity, Fostering Talent, and Connecting Lives. Our mission is to be the most trusted partner in the industry, with high standards of quality and continuous innovation, to reliably deliver benefits for patients worldwide.


We deliver therapies that make a Healthier World!


To help us meet our mission LOTTE Biologics is in need of a Planner, Supply Chain to manage material resource planning to support manufacturing. This role will provide leadership within the planning group, ensuring compliant change management, timely and optimized management of materials, and scenario planning as needed to support production capacity.

  • Responsible for Material Resource Planning (MRP) to support Syracuse manufacturing.
  • Oversees production-related data including process order creation, release and monitoring to ensure inventory accuracy.
  • Support maintenance of existing Bill of Materials (BOM) and create new BOMs as needed to support future state planning needs.
  • Extracts/interprets SAP data for optimized report building and visual representations to support inventory or triage needs.
  • Lead and support cross-functional teams (Manufacturing, Supply Chain/Procurement, MST, Finance, Quality, etc.) including identifying issues, analyzing information/data, and developing/implementing solutions.
  • Support new product introduction, customer relationships with external supply chain and technical teams, including but not limited to inventory/DS planning, customer requests/approvals, collaboration with PMO team.
  • Escalate/communicate Supply Chain and inventory concerns to management and site leadership.
  • Author planning-related change controls and assess impact for site change controls as needed to support the business.
  • Demonstrates leadership and flexibility to pivot between multiple competing priorities.

Remote Position


Min Compensation

USD $76,000.00/Yr.

Max Compensation

USD $128,000.00/Yr.




Education/Experience/ Licenses/Certifications:

  • Bachelors degree preferred with minimum 5-7 years of work-related experience in Supply Chain, Procurement, Quality or Manufacturing with emphasis in SAP/ERP Data Maintenance, Production Planning/Scheduling, Materials Analysis, and Inventory Control.
  • Strong customer service background with demonstrated ability to effectively collaborate and communicate.
  • High proficiency with SAP planning, procurement and/or data management.
  • Experience with change management, with proven results innovating and implementing change compliantly and with urgency.
  • High proficiency in Microsoft Excel and SharePoint.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Knowledge of Lean Six Sigma methodology. Lean Sigma Yellow Belt or Green Belt experience preferred.
  • Professional (CPIM, CSCP APICS) certification is desirable.

Physical Demands:

Physical exertion may be required including sitting, standing, repetitive (Use of Arm, Hands, Wrists), and mobility across level surfaces for sustained periods.


Work Environment:

Office space, lab space, inside work, working alone, working with/around others



This position requires up to 5% of travel.


Work Location:

East Syracuse, NY


We believe that women, people of color, veterans and LGBTQ communities must participate in the work we do, so we strongly encourage applications from people with these identities or who are members of underrepresented communities.  If this is the work that you want to do in a culture of inclusion and excellence with the goal of making our world to be a healthier place, then please apply today! 


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Company Profile

LOTTE BIOLOGICS was established in 2022, and is headquartered in Seoul, South Korea. LOTTE BIOLOGICS entered the biologics CDMO business after acquiring Bristol Myers Squibb’s Syracuse biologics drug substance manufacturing site, as of January 1, 2023!


The newly established organization aims to become a Global Top 10 CDMO company in the biopharmaceutical industry.  With initial operations in 1948 in Japan, LOTTE has grown to become the fifth-largest conglomerate corporation in South Korea. LOTTE has various business units, including petro/fine chemicals, food, retail, hotels, electronics, construction, and IT. LOTTE has 30+ global locations across the US, Europe, and Asia.


An Equal Opportunity Employer

We do not discriminate based on race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, genetic information, or any other status protected by law or regulation. It is our intention that all qualified applicants are given equal opportunity and that selection decisions be based on job-related factors.


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