Amgen

Supply Chain Manager - Business Process Analyst

Employer
Amgen
Location
Juncos, PR, US
Posted
Feb 21, 2019
Ref
R-67897
Required Education
Doctorate/PHD/MD
Position Type
Full time
SUMMARY

Report directly to the Senior Manager Supply Chain within the AML Supply Chain Strategy and Analytics Organization. Individual will draw insights from a range of sources of information to improve the "Plan-to-Stock" (PTS) SAP processes. Candidate should have a combination of: SAP expertise in PTS, Warehouse Management (WM) and inventory management modules, an intermediate Supply Chain knowledge, IS/IT knowledge and quantitative analysis skills. Candidate will convert data to insights to improve supply chain decisions and operations. Key to success will be an ability to work cross functionally within Amgen (site and network) and externally with critical business partners for intelligence gathering, reporting requirements, real time data analysis and development of performance mechanisms.

SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:
  • Using a creative approach, use and explore available and new analytic platforms and reporting tools to uncover relations and patterns in data, that can be leveraged to improve a business outcome
  • Data discovery and visualization. Develop data-science-oriented business scenarios
  • Data gathering and quantitative and qualitative data analytics, including business process metrics and measures linking to business KPIs
  • Ensure KPI metrics are developed and deployed as standards into the business (perform reporting where applicable)
  • Act as an intermediary between IS and business to align capabilities, process and information. Drive, influence and align system changes needed to improve PTS operations.
  • Communicate and translate required business process capabilities and outcomes effectively between the supply chain business process areas and supporting systems
  • Design and deploy analytics derived solutions to gain insights, drive efficiency, resolve challenges and help predict future business scenarios
  • Apply Operational Excellence tools and techniques to improve process performance


BASIC EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE

Doctorate degree

Or

Master's degree and 2 years of dof experience in GMP regulated environment

Or

Bachelor's degree and 4 years of experience in GMP regulated environment.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATION
  • SAP expertise in WM & Inventory Management modules is a must; expertise in SAP PTS modules and reports, SAP fields and tables, Excel (macros, pivot tables, etc.) and reporting
  • Experience with information systems supporting Plan-to-Stock (including ERP-SAP, Kinaxis Rapid-Response, PLM, and other data platforms)
  • Knowledge of Supply Chain and/or manufacturing processes (including planning, inventory management, procurement, forecasting and replenishment process)
  • Strong analytical, conceptual and problem solving skills
  • Experience with data diagnostics, discovery, modeling and visualization (e.g. SAS, SAP HANA Live, Tableau, Spotfire, Excel, Every Angle, Fusion Ops, Elementum, GT Nexus, Minitab)
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication, including great presentations
  • The ability to translate business goals and metrics into business process outcomes and related business cases for specific projects
  • Ability to influence staff and effect change outside of area of responsibility
  • Initiate and lead cross-functional teams to resolve complex issues
  • Certified Six Sigma Green Belt
  • Certified APICS CPIM, SCOR
  • Fully Bilingual (English and Spanish)
  • Possess an understanding and appreciation of the Amgen Values and Leadership Attributes


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.

Our culture is what makes Amgen a special place to work. We have a powerful shared purpose around our mission - to serve patients. We respect one another, recognize contributions, and have embedded collaboration, trust, empowerment and inclusion in all that we do.

We equip all our staff members to live well-rounded, healthy lives. Most recently, Amgen added benefits for transgender employees and continues to pride itself on industry-leading, family-friendly offerings for families of all compositions.
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.

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