Associate Manager / Manager Supply Chain (Strategy)

Rensselaer, New York
Mar 20, 2018
Required Education
Associate Degree
Position Type
Full time
Position Summary

Known for its scientific and operational excellence, Regeneron is a leading science-based biopharmaceutical company that discovers, invents, develops, manufactures, and commercializes medicines for the treatment of serious medical conditions. Regeneron commercializes medicines for eye diseases, high LDL-cholesterol, atopic dermatitis and a rare inflammatory condition and has product candidates in development in other areas of high unmet medical need, including rheumatoid arthritis, asthma, pain, cancer and infectious diseases.

Summary: The Associate Manager / Manager Supply Chain – Strategy & IMS is responsible for supporting Supply Chain Planning initiatives that impact overall operations within Regeneron. This position serves as a liaison between functional leadership and direct reports in the Supply Chain Planning organization ensuring strategic alignment of all improvement activity and standardized communication of all CI activity in the Supply Chain Planning organization and supports the development of supply chain strategy, supply chain design, process simplification, and standardization initiatives.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:
• Manage and oversee all strategy and management system activities; driving standardization of CI and problem-solving processes throughout Supply Chain Planning.
• Maintain a dashboard of KPIs reflecting plan/process effectiveness and drive positive results. Complete root cause analysis and close any gaps between plan and performance through appropriate countermeasures.
• Ensure standardized training of all Supply Chain Planning personnel on A3 problem solving and continuous improvement tools such as process mapping, direct observation, and root cause analysis.
• Support or facilitate process mapping and kaizen events within Supply Chain Planning tied to strategic imperatives or sitewide goals.
• Maintain repository and archival system of all IMS documentation and assist in driving follow up activity throughout Supply Chain Planning.
• Maintain documentation of current state molecule process flows.
• Assist in analysis of Supply Chain Planning processes, monitoring metrics, and identifying gaps in existing methods to reduce waste and improve value chain efficiency.
• Assist in defining, generating, and managing Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) to measure and improve process efficiency linked with strategic bowling charts.
• Provide overall daily management of molecule playbooks.
• Support development of presentations to leadership and supply chain strategy updates.
• Function as a subject matter expert in continuous improvement, problem-solving, and structured management systems.
• Coach and mentor associates, helping develop skills required for advancement.
• Travel may be required, Education and Experience:
• Requires BA/BS in business, engineering, or scientific discipline with a minimum of 6 years related experience including 3 or more years of management responsibility.
• MS/MBA preferred.
• Expertise functioning within a formal business management system such as Toyota, Danaher, Ingersoll Rand, Honeywell or similar structured methodology preferred.
• APICS, ISM, ASQ or SME professional certification preferred; CPIM, CSCP, CPSM, CSSBB, or Lean.
• Prior cGMP regulated experience in pharmaceutical or biotechnology industry a plus.

This is an opportunity to join our select team that is already leading the way in the Pharmaceutical/Biotech industry. Apply today and learn more about Regeneron's unwavering commitment to combining good science & good business.

To all agencies: Please, no phone calls or emails to any employee of Regeneron about this opening. All resumes submitted by search firms/employment agencies to any employee at Regeneron via-email, the internet or in any form and/or method will be deemed the sole property of Regeneron, unless such search firms/employment agencies were engaged by Regeneron for this position and a valid agreement with Regeneron is in place. In the event a candidate who was submitted outside of the Regeneron agency engagement process is hired, no fee or payment of any kind will be paid.

Regeneron is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Requisition Number: 11928BR