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Senior Manager Supply Chain - Operational Improvements

Amgen
Thousand Oaks, CA 91360
  • Job Code
    116523055
Amgen

Job ID: R-90196
Location: Thousand Oaks, CA, US 91360

The Supply Chain Senior Manager, Operational Improvements reports directly to the Director of Supply Chain Excellence & Innovation organization. The role will drive continuous improvement to existing global business processes, particularly around Make and Deliver areas. This can include initiatives around productivity improvements, changes to meet regulatory obligations, or advancing process capability and reliability. Role will initially focus on Physical and Financial Flow (PFF) which is driven by Financial and Trade Compliance obligations.

This individual will be responsible for achieving the following objectives:
  • Establish business case for change, as required by regulations or other business trends
  • Determine best implementations strategy and solution which suit enterprise mission, while factoring in regional/local priorities and differences
  • Drive best-in-class roll-out and sustainment of new business capabilities
  • Enact as the subject-matter-expert (SME) for new capabilities, then drive assimilation globally


Specifically, the role will:
  • Lead cross functional, cross organizational project teams to develop business requirements around Physical and Financial Flow (PFF) drivers working with Tax, Finance, Supply Chain, Global Trade Compliance and IS
  • Partner with other functional area SMEs to develop implementation strategy, timeline and technical solutions
  • Secure sponsorship from senior leadership and key stakeholders, develop business case, and obtain funding
  • Establish Key Performance Indicators (KPI) and monitor. Drive improvements until KPI proven stable
  • Develop training materials, conduct training for all impacted parties, and oversee change management
  • Act as a change leader for transformation by educating, coaching, and influencing teams from across business functions and organizations
  • Actively seek ways to simplify business processes to improve effectiveness and efficiency
  • Manage and document key decisions effectively
  • Champion use of analytics and Operational Excellence principles for change


Basic Qualifications:

Doctorate degree and 2 years of Business, Operations, or Supply Chain Management related experience

OR

Master's degree and 4 years of Business, Operations, or Supply Chain Management related experience

OR

Bachelor's degree and 6 years of Business, Operations, or Supply Chain Management related experience

OR

Associate degree and 10 years of Business, Operations, or Supply Chain Management related experience

OR

High school diploma / GED and 12 years of Business, Operations, or Supply Chain Management related experience

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Master's degree or equivalent in Business Administration or Supply Chain Management
  • Deep understanding of end-to-end supply chain business processes and related data
  • Strong Finance acumen with experience conducting financial impact assessment and modeling
  • Experience with Tolling and inter-company transactions
  • Experience with Global Trade Compliance business processes
  • Ability to develop insightful strategies based on knowledge of external and internal operating environments
  • Ability to analyze abstract and complex problems requiring evaluation of intangible variables
  • Ability to develop innovative and creative output based on interpretation and analysis
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, including ability to storyline and prepare executive-level discussion documents
  • Demonstrated success in major change management initiatives
  • Comfortably deal with ambiguity
  • Awareness of biopharmaceutical commercial and supply chain trends and developments
  • Strong internal and external network relations
  • Good understanding of GMP and pharmaceutical regulations
  • Experience with SAP ECC and SAP Global Trade Service solution
  • Strong affinity with technology/automation
  • Fluency in English: written and oral
  • Experience in working in a global environment, ability to liaise/communicate effectively at different management levels
  • Ability to liaise/communicate effectively and easily with cross-functional teams and different cultures


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.

PI116523055

<b>Amgen</b><br/><br/><b>Job ID: </b>R-90196<br/><b>Location: </b>Thousand Oaks, CA, US 91360<br/><br/>The Supply Chain Senior Manager, Operational Improvements reports directly to the Director of Supply Chain Excellence & Innovation organization. The role will drive continuous improvement to existing global business processes, particularly around Make and Deliver areas. This can include initiatives around productivity improvements, changes to meet regulatory obligations, or advancing process capability and reliability. Role will initially focus on Physical and Financial Flow (PFF) which is driven by Financial and Trade Compliance obligations.<br><br><b>This individual will be responsible for achieving the following objectives:</b><br><ul><li>Establish business case for change, as required by regulations or other business trends</li><li>Determine best implementations strategy and solution which suit enterprise mission, while factoring in regional/local priorities and differences</li><li>Drive best-in-class roll-out and sustainment of new business capabilities</li><li>Enact as the subject-matter-expert (SME) for new capabilities, then drive assimilation globally</li></ul><br><br><b>Specifically, the role will:</b><br><ul><li>Lead cross functional, cross organizational project teams to develop business requirements around Physical and Financial Flow (PFF) drivers working with Tax, Finance, Supply Chain, Global Trade Compliance and IS</li><li>Partner with other functional area SMEs to develop implementation strategy, timeline and technical solutions</li><li>Secure sponsorship from senior leadership and key stakeholders, develop business case, and obtain funding</li><li>Establish Key Performance Indicators (KPI) and monitor. Drive improvements until KPI proven stable</li><li>Develop training materials, conduct training for all impacted parties, and oversee change management</li><li>Act as a change leader for transformation by educating, coaching, and influencing teams from across business functions and organizations</li><li>Actively seek ways to simplify business processes to improve effectiveness and efficiency</li><li>Manage and document key decisions effectively</li><li>Champion use of analytics and Operational Excellence principles for change</li></ul><br><br><b>Basic Qualifications:</b><br><br>Doctorate degree and 2 years of Business, Operations, or Supply Chain Management related experience<br><br>OR<br><br>Master's degree and 4 years of Business, Operations, or Supply Chain Management related experience<br><br>OR<br><br>Bachelor's degree and 6 years of Business, Operations, or Supply Chain Management related experience<br><br>OR<br><br>Associate degree and 10 years of Business, Operations, or Supply Chain Management related experience<br><br>OR<br><br>High school diploma / GED and 12 years of Business, Operations, or Supply Chain Management related experience<br><br><b>Preferred Qualifications:</b><br><ul><li>Master's degree or equivalent in Business Administration or Supply Chain Management</li><li>Deep understanding of end-to-end supply chain business processes and related data</li><li>Strong Finance acumen with experience conducting financial impact assessment and modeling</li><li>Experience with Tolling and inter-company transactions</li><li>Experience with Global Trade Compliance business processes</li><li>Ability to develop insightful strategies based on knowledge of external and internal operating environments</li><li>Ability to analyze abstract and complex problems requiring evaluation of intangible variables</li><li>Ability to develop innovative and creative output based on interpretation and analysis</li><li>Excellent oral and written communication skills, including ability to storyline and prepare executive-level discussion documents</li><li>Demonstrated success in major change management initiatives</li><li>Comfortably deal with ambiguity</li><li>Awareness of biopharmaceutical commercial and supply chain trends and developments</li><li>Strong internal and external network relations</li><li>Good understanding of GMP and pharmaceutical regulations</li><li>Experience with SAP ECC and SAP Global Trade Service solution</li><li>Strong affinity with technology/automation</li><li>Fluency in English: written and oral</li><li>Experience in working in a global environment, ability to liaise/communicate effectively at different management levels</li><li>Ability to liaise/communicate effectively and easily with cross-functional teams and different cultures</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/G724AecanQdNcpLZiqmY6"> <p>PI116523055</p>
Posted: 2019-12-21 Expires: 2020-01-21

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