Manager Material Planning (f/m/d)

Design. Progress. Together.


CureVac Manufacturing GmbH, a wholly owned subsidiary of CureVac AG, is a biopharmaceutical company producing novel drugs based on the natural molecule Messenger RNA (mRNA). Our focus is on innovative cancer immunotherapies, prophylactic vaccines and molecular therapies. Currently, all RNA people are striving to achieve our main goal: To bring multiple best-in-class mRNA drugs to market.


To strengthen our team in Tübingen near Stuttgart, we are currently looking to recruit a


Manager Material Planning (f/m/d)


Your responsibilities:


  • Run Material Requirements Planning to calculate net weekly, monthly and quarterly raw material requirements per Stock Keeping Units and production site
  • Highlight and mitigate raw material shortages (volume + timing)
  • Ensure raw material & supplier qualification, track and escalate issues
  • Validate mitigation actions with Procurement
  • Create and release purchase requisitions
  • Determine inventory parameters and inventory policies for all material groups - stocked vs non stocked items
  • Replenishment policies - target safety stock based on lead times andservice level, target cycle stocks
  • Track and manage inventory levels per stocking location
  • Communicate inventory reporting



Your qualification:


  • University degree in economics, business administration, engineering or related fields, alternatively merchant qualification with work experience in different supply chain management fields
  • Advanced knowledge of material planning (3+ years relevant experience)
  • Basic knowledge on cross-functional processes (procurement, manufacturing, logistics,…)
  • Good knowledge of pharmaceutical manufacturing operations
  • Pharmaceutical business knowledge (3+ years of experience)
  • Advanced knowledge and understanding of Planning Systems, ERP systems and analytical tools
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Ability to express and present concepts and figures in a understandable manner
  • Team player and able to work collaboratively with others
  • Encourage new ideas and develop plans to drive continuous improvement
  • Fluent English and German language knowledge


We offer you a challenging and varied opportunity with an innovative and dynamic company that is expanding.
With much passion and sense of responsibility, we work together on the medical revolution. We pride ourselves on maintaining an honest and trusting relationship with each other which is characterized by openness to new ideas and continuous progress. Mutual respect, reliability and personal initiative are self-evident for us.

Design your future with us – become part of the RNA people!   

We look forward to receiving your application via our CareerPortal.


CureVac Manufacturing GmbH


Human Resources
Gregor Zimmermann 
Friedrich-Miescher-Straße 15
72076 Tübingen