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BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Global Master Data Specialist in San Agustin del Guadalix, Spain

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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 65,000 employees and a presence in virtually every country around the world to address some of the most challenging global health issues.

Our vision for Medication Delivery Solutions (MDS) at BD

As a leading manufacturer and supplier of products that are used daily in healthcare, the Medication Delivery Solutions (MDS) team provide a wide range of products for injection and infusion therapy, regional anaesthesia and closed medication management.

About the role

The Global Master Data Specialist has responsibility for the facilitation and coordination activities around worldwide business (enterprise level) material and/or manufacturing master data and/or Quality Master Data. This role will act as a liaison with the EDM Governance group to ensure that the Master Data that is entered into the system adheres to the Global Standards established by the Quality and EDM organizations.

You will provide support in the area of identifying and entering material master data into SAP. Works with the appropriate teams to ensure proper controls/approvals through the engineering change (ECO) and Quality Systems are followed.

You will handle the use of the Material Data Hub and/or other available tools for the collection of material master data from appropriate knowledge sources (e.g. R&D, engineering, QA, other sites etc) within the business. The role will be accountable for coordinating Material Master Data across plants and regions. This includes but is not limited to, data for:

  • Material Master and/or

  • Manufacturing Data and/or

  • Quality Master Data

You will supervise, publishes, and issues status reports and metrics of the processes. Provides beneficial analysis and information for other functions; i.e., Supply Chain and Materials, for more effective job performance and better decision making, through use of BI, BW, SAP, and other related tools.

Main responsibilities will include:

  • Material Master: Facilitates/coordinates the creation, identification, collection, and entry of master data into the SAP environment for worldwide request of finished goods, and local requests for raw materials, semi-finished goods, and supply items. Uses Material Data Hub where applicable.

  • Manufacturing Data: Governance to eliminate the creation of redundancies in Manufacturing Master Data. Managing the data manufacturing for consistency throughout the Global system. Audit data for Manufacturing assurance and timeliness. Spot checks as well as report reviews. Stewardship to ensure Manufacturing Data classification integrity and Manufacturing Data structure integrity.

  • Quality Procedures: Governance to maintain the standards around BD’s Master Data Quality Procedures. Guide and establish standard methodology baselines on every project and request to ensure they are completed according to our unit level policies and procedures.

  • Ensuring alignment to process owner’s operational definitions of SAP data by the data providers.

  • Coordinating the requests for finished goods and manufacturing data between the Design Centers and Operations.

  • Works with project teams and associates to ensure proper identification of all impacted data elements based on change(s) being proposed.

  • Insures proper assignment of material numbers for finished goods.

  • Supports the process by training others, ensuring complete and timely communication between contacts.

  • Leverages modeling and analysis tools to provide information to Supply Chain/Materials associates in areas such as ABC, safety stocks, obsolete inventory, inventory turns, inventory reductions, capacity/line balancing, order quantity, expediting, delivery performance, cycle counting, forecast accuracy.

  • Responsible to coordinate communication between the process areas and affected sites (i.e. plants, distribution centers, and selling entities).

  • You will be responsible for the data quality and accuracy of enterprise level master data. And tracks and monitors identified SAP metrics and makes recommendations for improvements.

  • Utilizes Business Intelligence/Warehouse, SAP, and other analysis tools to generate value added information for Supply Chain/Materials associates.

  • Participates in Lean Manufacturing activities as required.

  • Follows all local, state, federal, and BD safety regulations, policies, procedures including RCRA Hazardous waste regulations. And align with all local BD quality policies/procedures/practices through consistent application of sound Quality Assurance principles.

About you

The ideal candidate should have a Bachelor’s degree in Business or other related field preferred, advanced level of English and a minimum of 2-3 year of experience in SAP, Manufacturing or Material Master Data, Production, Materials, Project Management, and applicable software applications within an FDA regulated industry preferred. You will also bring:

  • Intermediate to Advance Microsoft Excel proficiency.

  • Experience with the creation and maintenance of Macros.

  • Medical device products and processes

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills

  • ERP systems and integration

  • Quality Systems

  • CGMP regulations, ISO Standards, and other governance(s) (i.e. DOT, OSHA, etc.).

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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 Company 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

ESP San Agustin del Guadalix

Additional Locations

USA NJ - Franklin Lakes

Work Shift

BD is a leading global medical technology company that creates medical technology, devices and laboratory equipment for a variety of needs across the healthcare continuum. At BD, we are looking for candidates who possess passion, innovative solutions and a commitment to our one mission of improving access to groundbreaking medical and biotechnology services for people near and far, delivering state-of-the-art technology and cutting-edge research in the battle to fight and cure infectious diseases. With a global reach that extends across 50 countries worldwide, our network of professionals collaborates on effective measures to deliver enhanced patient quality such as lower health care delivery costs, improved health care and safety, and expanded health care for all. Join our company and see how you can become a part of one global mission to make a difference in human health.

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