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BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Supply Chain Leader (office-based) in Plymouth, United Kingdom

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BD is one of the largest global medical technology companies in the world and is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. We have over 75,000 employees and a presence in virtually every country around the world to address some of the most challenging global health issues.

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BD Vacutainer® blood collection tubes in Plymouth, Devon is looking for a Supply Chain Leader due to retirement. This role is on a permanent basis, Monday to Friday offering competitive salary and substantial benefits package (annual bonus, AXA private healthcare, pension contribution, LTI share options)

In this role, you will have the opportunity to work with the Supply Chain Manager in developing and shaping the strategic direction of the department . You will provide wider support to company procurement and plant procurement for site-specific and WW category teams.

About the role

You will lead and develop the material planning team, indirect procurement and PM stores teams of 7 associates and will be reporting to the Supply Chain Manager. You will be responsible for all purchasing activities including, raw materials & indirect materials, Plant Maintenance stores, purchasing compliance and cost reductions. You will lead, coach and develop the purchasing and plant maintenance stores teams to deliver and meet their objectives. Accountable for the achievement of all Supply Chain targets from inventory reduction, cost reductions, and process improvement/continuous improvement

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Responsible for the development and implementation of the site MRO strategy including MRO spend. Identify suppliers for integration to achieve vendor reduction targets.

  • Work closely with production operations with regard to any changes that might impact either or both warehouse and production areas. Accountable for the delivery and compliance to Health and Safety, 5S, CIAS, C2C & GMP.

  • Work closely with site Quality, ensuring all new and existing suppliers are compliant with Corporate Supplier Management procedures and their audits.

  • Point of contact & SME for departmental audits and action and resolve any CAPA’s issued.

  • Responsible for reporting the quarterly Material Forecast, and ensuring Finance is aware of any price changes for raw materials that could impact PPV.

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Why join us?

A career at BD means being part of a team that values your opinions and contributions and that empowers you to bring your authentic self to work. Here our associates can fulfill their life’s purpose through the work that they do every day.

You will learn and work alongside inspirational leaders and colleagues who are equally passionate and committed to fostering an inclusive, growth-centered, and rewarding culture. Our Total Rewards program — which includes competitive pay, benefits, continuous learning, recognition, career growth, and life balance components — is designed to support the varying needs of our diverse and global associates.

Becton Dickinson and Co is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, or any other protected status.

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Primary Work Location

GBR Plymouth - Belliver Industrial Estate

Additional Locations

Work Shift

GB-PLY Office Staff 0830-1630 (United Kingdom)

Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status, or any other protected status.

All applicants should complete the on-line application process. BD is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you require assistance or an accommodation because of a disability to participate in the application process, please call 855-BD-HELPS (855-234-3577) or email asc.americas@bd.com

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