Manager, Supply Chain Data Management

Location
Cambridge, MA, United States
Posted
Nov 22, 2018
Ref
1264839
Hotbed
Genetown
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Join bluebird bio's enthusiastic and collaborative flock and fly at the cutting edge of science. Contribute to the overall success of our novel gene therapy approach and make a transformative impact in the lives of patients with severe genetic disease by establishing a core marketing operations capability that enables our commercialization teams to design and efficiently execute complex interdependent marketing programs.

We seek an entrepreneurial and highly motivated systems professional with broad Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems experience to manage and maintain master data associated with supply chain and manufacturing processes in Oracle Cloud. This role will own the development, management, and maintenance of all Oracle Cloud Supply Chain Management master data. Additionally, this role will be responsible for building, refining, and improving business processes and procedures for how master data shall be governed. This position will work closely with our procurement, manufacturing, quality, IT, finance and other partners to ensure that Oracle master data is appropriate for our business requirements and accurately maintained.

About the role:
  • Provide technical Master Data expertise around all supply chain and manufacturing related functions (Planning, Sourcing, Manufacturing, Order Management, Inventory Management, Product Management).
  • Partner with cross functional teams to define and understand business requirements and how data in the system will be configured to support those requirements
  • Manage and execute Change Controls for the setup, and deployment of master data in the system
  • Develop and refine processes and procedures that define how master data is setup, reviewed, and implemented in the system
  • Establish key performance and measurements that will demonstrate performance of master data accuracy and other measures as appropriate.
  • Collaborate with the business on how data and reporting requirements can be developed and used to improve business activities and decisions
  • Utilize Business Intelligence and visualization tools to represent insights
  • Other duties as required

About You:
  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent (advanced degree preferred)
  • 8 or more years in a related supply chain system, IT, master data role
  • Expertise with Oracle MDM Data architecture, Oracle Cloud preferred
  • Proficiency in areas such as: metadata management, master data management, data governance, data solutions management, data quality and cleansing strategies
  • Experience with Business Data Warehousing, and data visualization tools such as Power BI, Tableau etc.
  • Prior employment at a biotech or pharmaceutical company in similar role
  • Expertise in System Development Lifecycle (SDLC)
  • Ability to conform to shifting priorities, demands and timelines through analytical and problem-solving capabilities
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills are essential in this collaborative work environment
  • Comfortable in a fast-paced small company environment with minimal direction and able to adjust workload based upon changing priorities