Planning Coordinator

Our award winning company is currently seeking a Planning Coordinator with specialized ability to handle the coordination of material flow and parts allocation for system builds. This position requires day to day management of Work Orders, ERP Master data and ERP transactions as required. Internally, you will work closely with our Quality and Operations teams.

This is an exciting and diverse opportunity to help drive our successful company’s rapid growth and be a contributing and instrumental member of an experienced Planning team.

About Us

Vanrx Pharmasystems is a pioneering company making the most technologically advanced sterile filling solutions for the pharmaceutical industry. Vanrx aseptic filling machines use robotics, gloveless isolator and machine vision technologies to automate the packaging of injectable drugs into vials, syringes or cartridges.

Vanrx was #1 on the 2018 Deloitte Fast 50 list of the fastest growing technology companies in Canada. The company’s continued growth makes this an exciting time to join our remarkable team.

Responsibilities

  • Coordinates and expedites the flow of work and materials within or between departments according to daily and weekly production schedules.
  • Perform ERP transactions.
  • Prepare and maintain shortage lists with regards to the build plans.
  • Create Sub-contract orders based on input from planners.
  • Identify problems and help improve processes.
  • Assist Planning team with day to day tasks that require ERP inputs.
  • Gather inputs from key project stakeholders.
  • Monitor production status and raise up concerns to the planning team for any potential delays during the build.
  • Address issues when they arise aiming for minimum disruption.
  • Work with Warehouse, Procurement and QC in identifying shortages and making sure parts arrive time and notify affected parties for the impact of the delay that might affect schedule.
  • Collaborate with quality control, manufacturing engineering, procurement, warehouse, quality and other stakeholders.
  • Assist Item Master in managing ERP data.
  • Create Sub-contract IPN’s and BOM in ERP.
  • Know-how in creating and managing Work Orders.

Required Skills and Experience

  • Minimum 1-3 years experience in Data Entry in the manufacturing industry.
  • Strong organizational and analytical skills and high attention to detail.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Ability to prioritize material movement on manufacturing builds pertaining to commercial schedule.
  • Ability to organize, track and multi-task.
  • Demonstrates a strong ability to identify, analyze and solve problems.
  • Self-directed with a sense of urgency
  • A self-starter and a team player.
  • Performing such duties, functions and responsibilities as assigned by Vanrx.

What do we offer you?

  • Competitive Salary
  • Comprehensive health, dental and life insurance benefits including MSP coverage
  • Three weeks paid vacation from your start date
  • Flexible work space
  • Professional development and personal growth opportunities
  • Innovative and collaborative work environment with a thriving culture

We are always looking for extraordinary and talented individuals to bring new vision, inventive methods and the confidence to progress at Vanrx Pharmasystems. It’s an exciting time to be a part of our growing team, we are constantly thriving by giving our employees the freedom to contribute to making the world a better place.

How to Apply
Please submit a tailored and personal cover letter along with your CV to careers@vanrx.com  to be considered for this opportunity. No unsolicited recruiters, please.