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