Amgen

Sr Manager Supply Chain - Enable Team Lead

Employer
Amgen
Location
Thousand Oaks, CA, US
Posted
Sep 16, 2020
Ref
R-102326
Required Education
High School or equivalent
Position Type
Full time
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 cultivates an inclusive environment of diverse, ethical, committed and highly accomplished people who respect each other yet challenge intensely to win. Together, we live the Amgen values as we continue advancing science to serve patients.

Come join us!

The Senior Manager Supply Chain is responsible for leading the Enable Business Process Team and maintaining and advancing the portfolio of Global Supply Chain Enable Business processes. The Enable team is comprised of Business Process Managers (BPMs) covering Product Planning, Lead Time, Lifecycle Management and Jurisdictional Control.

The scope of the role includes negotiating a strategic global position after taking feedback from multiple sources such as regions/sites and leading cross-functional teams to consistently deliver on-time and high-quality results. The Enable Team Lead will collaborate the BPMs and cross-functionally/site to develop, assess, maintain and advance business processes, addressing pain points, identifying improvement and alignment opportunities.

Additionally, the Enable Team members are owners of multiple E2E Viz metrics, which includes regular report out to executive management. The Enable Team Lead will support the team in metric management and provide strategic direction for metric optimization and enhanced visualization.

This individual will be responsible for achieving the following objectives:
  • Perform process health and maturity assessments across the Enable processes and develop/socialize roadmap to continue evolving and maturing the processes
  • Apply best in class capabilities including people, processes, technology, and metrics to achieve performance improvement
  • Improve agility and cross-functional alignment for decision making using DAI principals

Specifically, the role will:
  • Develop standardized mechanisms to measure progress against KPI targets, new projections and risk opportunities
  • Establish linkage between the business processes, including exception criteria and decision-making thresholds
  • Identify and lead execution of technology optimization opportunities to support business process advancement
  • Evaluate training documentation and instructor led training and ensure training is fit for purpose
  • Identify, quantify, and lead complex projects with cross-functional impact across the network

Basic Qualifications:

Doctorate degree and 2 years of directly related experience OR

Master degree and 6 years of directly related experience OR

Bachelor 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:
  • Understanding of end-to-end supply chain business processes (Demand and Supply Planning, Inventory Management, Lifecycle Management, Variation Management, etc.)
  • Ability to develop innovative and creative output based on interpretation and analysis
  • Experience with information systems supporting Plan-to-Ship and/or Lifecycle management business processes (including ERP-SAP, Kinaxis RapidResponse, RIM, and other Data platforms)
  • Experience in working in a global environment, ability to liaise/communicate effectively at different management levels
  • Ability to liaise/communicate effectively and easily with cross-functional teams and different cultures
  • Master's degree or equivalent in Business Administration or Supply Chain Management


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.

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.

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.