BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Project Manager – Supply Chain in Erembodegem, Belgium
Job Description Summary
An EPMO Project Manager will be responsible for a specific workstream within a specific programme, assuming overall accountability for and leadership of all activities leading to the IT deliverables for the workstream.
Commercial IT Programme
Based in the UK or Belgium
Competitive salary, Bonus and Benefits
A transformation programme to bring about a step change in business process capability for the EMEA region is under way at BD, underpinned by a corresponding forward-looking IT architecture.
We are looking for a Project Manager to ensure the successful delivery of its Supply Chain IT component.
As such, this role assumes overall accountability for and leadership of all activities leading to the IT deliverables for the Supply Chain workstream.
This encompasses the entire delivery lifecycle, taking over from the Discovery phase through blueprinting, localization, solution design and build, user/business testing, data migration, cut-over and go-live, and finally the hyper-care phase. In addition to the core process-oriented deliverables, data and access management, end user training, and change management lie within the scope of the role.
Plenty of challenge that requires a talented and result-oriented project manager to:
Understand and ensure compliance with relevant BD methodologies applicable: I2R/SIAM, Harmony, Athena
Work in concert with, and in support of, other workstream project managers and the Programme Manager to deliver overall programme objectives
Ensure identification, engagement and contribution from key stakeholders for assigned workstream – both operational and governance level
Plan, organise and facilitate workstream meetings/workshops and other required events such that they achieve their agreed objectives, leading to measurable progress against project deliverables and schedules
Demonstrate adequate Supply Chain subject-matter functional knowledge (not functional expertise )
in order to effectively engage with stakeholders and team members
advance project activity
leveraging prior experience to recognise potential risks, and prioritise and direct relevant mitigating actions adequately
Skills and Experience Required
Working understanding of contemporary project/programme management processes, methodologies and tools – very important to be able to adapt to BD ways of working with minimum friction/resistance
Minimum 5 years’ experience working on projects/programmes within the ERP domain in global corporations, ideally within life sciences/healthcare/med-tech industries
Proven experience within complex, matrix organizations having outsourced service partners
Ability to work with virtual multi-location, multi-timezone team
Maintaining - personally or through team members– the relevant project documentation per BD methodology (e.g. Business Process Flows, Key Business Decisions, Change and Issue Logs, Project Plans, Status Reporting scorecards/dashboards)
Strong written and oral communication skills
Proficient in MS PowerPoint, Excel, Projects, Visio and SharePoint, MS Project
Recognised university degree and project management qualification such as PMP
Experience in SAP preferable, and other enterprise-class platforms could be considered
The requirements outlined above are indicative of a typical project manager role, but not exhaustive.
Extensive remote working with non-EU teams is required, hence the positions can be based in Erembodegem, Belgium or Winnersh, UK (in which case, regular travel to Belgium/EU will be required).
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Primary Work Location
GBR Winnersh - Eskdale Road
BEL Erembodegem - Dorp 86
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