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Senior Analyst, US Distribution & Logistics Network Performance Management, Reporting & Business

Lexington, Massachusetts
Start date
Feb 21, 2024

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Job Description

Job Title: Sr. Analyst, US Distribution & Logistics Network Performance Management, Reporting & Business Excellence

Location: Lexington, MA (Hybrid)

About the role:

As an Analyst, you will deliver a Unique Customer Experience through a Self-driving, Agile, Compliant and Regional differentiated distribution network guided by our commitment to the Patients, People and Planet. You will also help achieve KPI related to Distribution & Logistics through Data, Analytics, Reports and Dashboards in collaboration with US-GD&L (US Global Distribution & Logistics) Team members, internal and external logistics partners. You will report to the Network Performance Management Lead.

How you will contribute:
  • Develop and maintain a comprehensive reporting platform that is important to the performance management at both tactical and strategic level for the assigned region.

  • As part of above accountability, work with other Analysts towards strengthening overall analytical capabilities of Global Distribution & Logistics.

  • Represent US-GD&L in monthly global scorecard review meeting. Compile a complete and accurate scorecard promptly.

  • As a member of the Global Network of analysts for Distribution & Logistics, take on rotating responsibility to coordinate activities.

  • Reduce manual effort required in reporting & analytics using process automation.

  • Support the performance management of the Carriers, 3PLs, Sites & Warehouses by supporting regular reviews and QBRs.

  • Support regular team performance dialogues to create visibility to goals and to promote problem solving using root-cause and corrective action.

  • Collaborate with US Supply Chain Coordination in activities related to ensuring internal and external Customer Service Level targets.

  • Collaborate with US GDP Quality towards reporting of compliance related measurements from external partners and US-GD&L team members.

What you bring to Takeda:
  • Bachelor in business administration, engineering and/or supply chain management

  • Minimum 6 years of prior relevant experience in Supply Chain, Distribution and Logistics management.

  • Business Intelligence systems experience (Power BI, QLIK, Tableau, SAP Business Objects, Advanced MS-Excel).

  • Supply Chain systems knowledge (SAP LES/MM/SD/FI),

  • Experience using process improvement tools (Flow charts, Problem Solving, CAPA, Root Cause Analysis etc.).

  • Capability to find pragmatic solutions and align/influence partners.

  • APICs certification is a plus.

  • Very good understanding of GDP requirements.

What Takeda can offer you:
  • Comprehensive Healthcare: Medical, Dental, and Vision

  • Financial Planning & Stability: 401(k) with company match and Annual Retirement Contribution Plan

  • Health & Wellness programs including onsite flu shots and health screenings

  • Generous time off for vacation and the option to purchase additional vacation days

  • Community Outreach Programs and company match of charitable contributions

  • Family Planning Support

  • Professional training and development opportunities

  • Tuition reimbursement

Important Considerations:

At Takeda, our patients rely on us to deliver quality products. As a result, we must follow strict rules in our manufacturing facilities to ensure we are not endangering the quality of the product. In this role, you may:

  • Work in a controlled environment requiring special gowning and wear protective clothing over the head, face, hands, feet and body. This may include additional hearing protection for loud areas.

  • Need to remove all make-up, jewelry, contact lenses, nail polish and/or artificial fingernails while in the manufacturing environment.

  • Work in a cold, wet environment.

  • Work multiple shifts, including weekends, or be asked to work supplemental hours, as necessary.

  • Work around chemicals such as alcohol, acids, buffers and Celite that may require respiratory protection.

More about us:

At Takeda, we are transforming patient care through the development of novel specialty pharmaceuticals and best in class patient support programs. Takeda is a patient-focused company that will inspire and empower you to grow through life-changing work.

Certified as a Global Top Employer, Takeda offers stimulating careers, encourages innovation, and strives for excellence in everything we do. We foster an inclusive, collaborative workplace, in which our teams are united by an unwavering commitment to deliver Better Health and a Brighter Future to people around the world.

This posting excludes Colorado applicants.





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Lexington, MA

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Takeda is a global, values-based, R&D-driven biopharmaceutical leader headquartered in Japan, committed to discover and deliver life-transforming treatments, guided by our commitment to patients, our people and the planet. Takeda focuses its R&D efforts on four therapeutic areas: Oncology, Rare Genetics and Hematology, Neuroscience, and Gastroenterology (GI). We also make targeted R&D investments in Plasma-Derived Therapies and Vaccines. We are focusing on developing highly innovative medicines that contribute to making a difference in people’s lives by advancing the frontier of new treatment options and leveraging our enhanced collaborative R&D engine and capabilities to create a robust, modality-diverse pipeline. Our employees are committed to improving quality of life for patients and to working with our partners in health care in approximately 80 countries and regions.

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