Supply Chain Manager

Los Angeles, CA
Aug 02, 2021
Required Education
High School or equivalent
Position Type

The RMD Supply Chain Manager is responsible for the following:

Network Performance

  • Participate in Global Product Planning forums to identify new category demand and partner with Sites for early inclusion into network planning
  • Liaise with appropriate PDT members to anticipate on impact of variations on long leadtime RMD supply
  • Provide leadership and oversight to category material planning across Sites to improve demand signals and provide consolidated forecast to suppliers
  • Integrate network planning for select RMD into Amgens network planning cycle
  • Ensure timely availability of consolidated forecast to RMD Category Managers for submission to Suppliers
  • Contribute to the achievement of network RMD goals and initiatives as defined by External Supply and Operations initiatives
  • Realize network alignment for key Raw Material planning strategies and address critical issues
  • Monitor Forecast Accuracy performance in close partnership with Site Supply Chain and External Supply
  • Partner with External Supply and GSS to leverage forecast performance in contract and pricing negotiations

Inventory Performance

  • Lead review of safety stock strategy for select RMD
  • Execute annual safety stock review/setting process
  • Manage recovery plans and network allocations in shortage situations
  • Facilitate annual standard cost setting process for select RMD categories
  • Identify opportunities to optimize order management (e.g. order consolidation, order frequency, minimum order quantities, etc.)
  • Conduct supply sensitivity to minimize scrap for select RMD across network
  • Analyze, consolidate, and report forecast at the component / supplier level
  • Develop network scenarios to assist in driving short and long-range plans and analyses Analyze company RMD inventory plans including inventory levels, scrap, inventory purchases, and consumption
  • Monitor and address issues with PO submission by sites for all raw material suppliers

Other responsibilities include:

  • Maintain excellent communication lines with all sources of demand and supply
  • Effectively engage key partners within supply chain, quality, finance, process development and other functional areas as needed
  • Use expertise to influence planning and supply chain processes as appropriate
  • Understand how Global RMD Planning fits in Amgens business process to provide development opportunities and continuous process improvement
  • Provide ad hoc reporting to support network
  • Develop and/or deliver reports, presentations and/or recommendations to executive audiences
  • Serve as a Supply Chain resource and/or representative for special projects and initiatives
  • Work under minimal supervision in line with Amgen Values and Leadership Attributes

Education/ Experience

  • Bachelors degree and 4 years of experience


  • Associates degree and 10 years of experience


  • High school diploma/ GED and 12 years of experience


Some of the vast rewards of working here

As we work to develop treatments that take care of others, so we work to care for our teammates professional and personal growth and well-being.

  • Full support and career-development resources to expand your skills, enhance your expertise, and maximize your potential along your career journey.
  • A diverse and inclusive community of belonging, where teammates are empowered to bring ideas to the table and act
  • Generous Total Rewards Plancomprising health, finance and wealth, work/life balance, and career benefitswith compensation and benefits rated above 4 stars (out of 5) on Glassdoor

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