Supply Chain Sr Mgr - Plan Business Process Manager - Thousand Oaks , California, United States, 91358

Amgen discovers, develops and delivers innovative human therapeutics. A biotechnology pioneer since 1980, Amgen was one of the first companies to realize the new science's promise by bringing safe, effective medicines from lab, to manufacturing plant, to patient. Amgen therapeutics have changed the practice of medicine, helping millions of people around the world in the fight against cancer, kidney disease, rheumatoid arthritis, and other serious illnesses. With a deep and broad pipeline of potential new medicines, Amgen remains committed to advancing science to dramatically improve people's lives.

The Plan Business Process Manager (BPM) is accountable for creating, monitoring and advancing demand and supply planning global business processes. This individual will collaborate with global, site and regional stakeholders to set strategic direction, share best practices and identify opportunities for improvement. The Plan Business Process Manager is also accountable for global master data accuracy and direct oversight of the master data management team.

This individual will be responsible for achieving the following objectives:

• Advance robust demand and supply planning global business processes in alignment with the Operations READ framework (reliability, efficiency, agility, differentiation)

• Establish a baseline measurement for process health and develop a strategic roadmap to address pain points

• Collaborate with global network to increase integration, share best practices, and drive continuous improvement

• Own forecast accuracy metric and visualization, identifying performance improvement opportunities

• Integrate global processes with supporting master data, identifying performance improvement opportunities

Specifically, the role will:

• Perform process health assessments and address potential gaps to enable process maturation

• Establish standardized mechanisms to measure progress against KPI targets, new projections and risk opportunities

• Create and deliver training content to a global audience

• Conduct quarterly business reviews and address service failures for global carriers

• Serve as business contact for deliver related system ownership, enhancements and administration (system access and SOX compliance)

• Identify, quantify, and lead change management efforts with cross-functional impact across the network

• Advise network on issue resolution and best practices

Basic Qualifications:

Doctorate degree and 2 years of directly related experience OR

Master's degree and 6 years of directly related experience OR

Bachelor's degree and 8 years of directly related experience OR

Associate's degree and 10 years of directly related experience OR

High school diploma / GED and 12 years of directly related experience AND

2 years of managerial experience directly managing people and/or leadership, experience leading teams, projects, programs or directing of allocation of resources

Preferred Qualifications:

• Master's degree or equivalent in Business Administration or Supply Chain Management

• Direct planning experience and understanding of key concepts (planning cycle, long range plan, jurisdictional control, segmentation, etc.)

• Understanding of supply chain business processes (Plan, Source, Deliver, Inventory Management, Master Data Management)

• Experience managing...

• Experience with information systems (RapidResponse, ERP-SAP, Anaplan, and other Data platforms)

• Ability to liaise/communicate effectively and easily with cross-functional teams and different cultures

• Ability to analyze abstract and complex problems requiring evaluation of intangible variables

• Ability to develop innovative and creative output based on interpretation and analysis

• Demonstrated success in Operational Excellence and major change management initiatives

• Experienced with data diagnostics, discovery, modeling, and visualization (i.e. Tableau, Excel)

• Excellent written and oral communication skills

• Experience working in a global environment, ability to liaise/communicate effectively at different management levels

• Fluency in English, written and verbal

• Self-leadership and motivation

• High personal integrity

Amgen is committed to unlocking the potential of biology for patients suffering from serious illnesses by discovering, developing, manufacturing and delivering innovative human therapeutics. This approach begins by using tools like advanced human genetics to unravel the complexities of disease and understand the fundamentals of human biology.

Amgen focuses on areas of high unmet medical need and leverages its expertise to strive for solutions that improve health outcomes and dramatically improve people's lives. A biotechnology pioneer since 1980, Amgen has grown to be one of the world's leading independent biotechnology companies, has reached millions of patients around the world and is developing a pipeline of medicines with breakaway potential.

We understand that to successfully sustain and grow as a global enterprise and deliver for patients - we must ensure a diverse and inclusive work environment.

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.