18 days old

Senior Associate Supply Chain -Raw Materials Buyer/Planner

Amgen
Thousand Oaks, CA 91360
  • Job Code
    116988432
Amgen

Job ID: R-91144
Location: Thousand Oaks, CA, US 91360

Development Supply Chain (DSC) is responsible for the end-to-end delivery of products, process knowledge and technology solutions to enable Amgen's accelerated product commercialization. DSC serves as a launch site to enable speed to market for Amgen's innovative products and biosimilars.

The Production Planning & Sourcing organization manages all aspects of manufacturing and supply planning, scheduling, and materials/sourcing management activities for DSC in all phases of clinical and pre-clinical development.

We currently have an opportunity in the DSC Production Planning & Sourcing group for a Senior Associate, Supply Chain.

Job Responsibilities
  • Review raw material requirements, usage, and inventory to determine build and procurement requirements.
  • Ensure all work is completed with minimal disruption and in compliance with all cGMP guidelines and Amgen procedures.
  • Maintain current purchase orders and master data in SAP using current procurement information and in collaboration with Corporate Master Data group.
  • Identify opportunities to optimize order management (e.g. order consolidation, order frequency, min order quantities etc.)
  • Apply standard Supply Chain and MRP planning principles, theories, concepts, and techniques.
  • Review and rationalize BOM requirements for new and existing products.
  • Support initiatives to improve business processes, reporting, and metrics.
  • Under minimal supervision, perform work successfully completing operational objectives and improving existing systems and processes within scope of responsibility.
  • Responsible for the coordination of logistics activities, regular interface with internal and external clients, and issue resolution.
  • Prepare and communicate regular updates to key stakeholders including senior management.
  • Support the Supply Chain business process by identifying opportunities and providing key potential solutions that will provide automation, advanced analytics, and insights to support strategic decision making.
  • Requires being on call and having the ability to respond to business needs as necessary.


Basic Qualifications

Master's degree
OR
Bachelor's degree and 2 years of Supply Chain planning experience within a regulated manufacturing industry
OR
Associate's degree and 6 years of Supply Chain planning experience within a regulated manufacturing industry
OR
High school diploma / GED and 8 years of Supply Chain planning experience within a regulated manufacturing industry

Preferred Qualifications

  • MBA or other supply chain, planning, science or engineering master's degrees.
  • 2+years of experience with widely used planning and analytics applications such as SAP and Microsoft Excel.
  • Demonstrated understanding of life sciences industry, and drug development and commercialization.
  • Understanding of end-to-end supply chain business processes.
  • Experience in project management across multiple departments and geographies.
  • Quick process understanding, insight and visualizing.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Self-starter with high attention to detail, able to work on assigned tasks independently, able to identify and initiate discussions about opportunities for process improvement.
  • Energetic, detailed oriented, highly motivated with a "can do" outlook.
  • Ability to communicate and collaborate cross-functionally in an organization
  • Strong continuous improvement mindset and lean practices experience.
  • Good working knowledge of MS Excel, PowerPoint, and/or Spotfire or Tableau.


Join Us

If you're seeking a career where you can truly make a difference in the lives of others, a career where you can work at the absolute forefront of biotechnology with the top minds in the field, you'll find it at Amgen.

Amgen, a biotechnology pioneer, discovers, develops and delivers innovative human therapeutics. Our medicines have helped millions of patients in the fight against cancer, kidney disease, rheumatoid arthritis and other serious illnesses.

As an organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for people around the world, Amgen fosters an inclusive environment of diverse, ethical, committed and highly accomplished people who respect each other but compete intensely to win. Together, we live the Amgen values as we continue advancing science to serve patients.

Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

PI116988432

<b>Amgen</b><br/><br/><b>Job ID: </b>R-91144<br/><b>Location: </b>Thousand Oaks, CA, US 91360<br/><br/>Development Supply Chain (DSC) is responsible for the end-to-end delivery of products, process knowledge and technology solutions to enable Amgen's accelerated product commercialization. DSC serves as a launch site to enable speed to market for Amgen's innovative products and biosimilars.<br><br>The Production Planning & Sourcing organization manages all aspects of manufacturing and supply planning, scheduling, and materials/sourcing management activities for DSC in all phases of clinical and pre-clinical development.<br><br>We currently have an opportunity in the DSC Production Planning & Sourcing group for a Senior Associate, Supply Chain.<br><br><b> <b>Job Responsibilities</b> </b><br><ul><li>Review raw material requirements, usage, and inventory to determine build and procurement requirements.</li><li>Ensure all work is completed with minimal disruption and in compliance with all cGMP guidelines and Amgen procedures.</li><li>Maintain current purchase orders and master data in SAP using current procurement information and in collaboration with Corporate Master Data group.</li><li>Identify opportunities to optimize order management (e.g. order consolidation, order frequency, min order quantities etc.)</li><li>Apply standard Supply Chain and MRP planning principles, theories, concepts, and techniques.</li><li>Review and rationalize BOM requirements for new and existing products.</li><li>Support initiatives to improve business processes, reporting, and metrics.</li><li>Under minimal supervision, perform work successfully completing operational objectives and improving existing systems and processes within scope of responsibility.</li><li>Responsible for the coordination of logistics activities, regular interface with internal and external clients, and issue resolution.</li><li>Prepare and communicate regular updates to key stakeholders including senior management.</li></ul><ul><li>Support the Supply Chain business process by identifying opportunities and providing key potential solutions that will provide automation, advanced analytics, and insights to support strategic decision making.</li><li>Requires being on call and having the ability to respond to business needs as necessary.</li></ul><br><br><b> <b>Basic Qualifications</b> </b><br><br>Master's degree<br>OR<br>Bachelor's degree and 2 years of Supply Chain planning experience within a regulated manufacturing industry <br>OR<br>Associate's degree and 6 years of Supply Chain planning experience within a regulated manufacturing industry <br>OR<br>High school diploma / GED and 8 years of Supply Chain planning experience within a regulated manufacturing industry <br><br><b> <b>Preferred Qualifications</b> </b><br><br><ul><li>MBA or other supply chain, planning, science or engineering master's degrees.</li><li>2+years of experience with widely used planning and analytics applications such as SAP and Microsoft Excel.</li><li>Demonstrated understanding of life sciences industry, and drug development and commercialization.</li><li>Understanding of end-to-end supply chain business processes.</li><li>Experience in project management across multiple departments and geographies.</li><li>Quick process understanding, insight and visualizing.</li><li>Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.</li><li>Self-starter with high attention to detail, able to work on assigned tasks independently, able to identify and initiate discussions about opportunities for process improvement.</li><li>Energetic, detailed oriented, highly motivated with a "can do" outlook.</li><li>Ability to communicate and collaborate cross-functionally in an organization</li><li>Strong continuous improvement mindset and lean practices experience.</li><li>Good working knowledge of MS Excel, PowerPoint, and/or Spotfire or Tableau.</li></ul><br> <br> Join Us <br> <br> If you're seeking a career where you can truly make a difference in the lives of others, a career where you can work at the absolute forefront of biotechnology with the top minds in the field, you'll find it at Amgen. <br> <br> Amgen, a biotechnology pioneer, discovers, develops and delivers innovative human therapeutics. Our medicines have helped millions of patients in the fight against cancer, kidney disease, rheumatoid arthritis and other serious illnesses. <br> <br> As an organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for people around the world, Amgen fosters an inclusive environment of diverse, ethical, committed and highly accomplished people who respect each other but compete intensely to win. Together, we live the Amgen values as we continue advancing science to serve patients. <br> <br> Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.<br/><br/> <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/Y7LLPWulRekoipLqiVXpx"> <p>PI116988432</p>

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Posted: 2020-01-10 Expires: 2020-02-10

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