BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Associate Director, Global Supply Chain Planning POC in Sparks, Maryland
Job Description Summary
Reporting to the Director, Supply Chain Planning, the Associate Director Global Supply Chain Planning will design and implement cost effective differentiated supply chain solutions to help the global POC platform strengthen the core and capitalize distinct opportunities for supply chain optimization. Specific emphasis and responsibility reside with Supply, Capacity, and Inventory Planning. Provides Planning leadership and direction for all BD manufactured and third party supplied finished goods. Partners with BDX Supply Chain Shared Service functions: Customer Service, Distribution and Transportation in insuring businesses Supply Chain needs are met in a cost-effective manner.
We are the makers of possible
BD is one of the largest global medical technology companies in the world. Advancing the world of health™ is our Purpose, and it’s no small feat. It takes the imagination and passion of all of us—from design and engineering to the manufacturing and marketing of our billions of MedTech products per year—to look at the impossible and find transformative solutions that turn dreams into possibilities.
We believe that the human element, across our global teams, is what allows us to continually evolve. Join us and discover an environment in which you’ll be supported to learn, grow and become your best self. Become a maker of possible with us.
Drive prompt resolution Global Supply watchouts by working closely with Manufacturing & logistics teams
Lead Global Backorder, Global delivery and Inventory performance for IDS POC
Participate as a member of and Supply Chain leader for IDS POC
Develop supply chain strategies to deliver efficiencies in service, cost and cash
Support Integrated Financial Reconciliation of Global Demand and Global Supply. This includes reconciling Financial forecast units with Operations / Supply Chain units planned in SAP Supply Chain Management (SCM) system
Own Plant Volume Variance performance (units & dollars) for plant budget meetings and quarterly plant reforecast meetings. This includes ensuring global plant volumes are aligned to demand plans and inventory targets
Champion Supply Chain Cost to Win programs to transform our cost structure over the Annual Strategic Review (ASR) period
Sponsor Supply Chain Process Improvement & Continuous Improvement (CI) programs, including SAP Supply Chain Management (SCM) system utilization and new functionality roll-out across SCM and business intelligence (BI) space
Support Global Supply Chain initiatives, including supply chain project planning, master data accuracy, data validation strategies and integrated testing plans
Create Human Resource Planning (HRP) roadmaps and career blueprints for global supply chain associates
Drive associate engagement through Supply Chain rewards and recognition program
Responsible for overall build plan for plants within direct responsibility.
Additional responsibilities as assigned.
Minimum of 7 years experience in a similar supply chain/operations function
Experience with Demand Planning, ERP, MRP and Advanced Planning systems required
In depth knowledge of business process, with a focus on Manufacturing/Operations and Integrated Supply Chain process.
Process Management and efficiency
Customer centric focus and global orientation
Ability to work independently , lead teams and drive for results
Ability to successfully interface with all levels of the organization and influence at multiple levels
Strong collaboration with ability to lead in a matrix organization
Strong business acumen
Strong written and verbal communication skills with the ability to influence without direct authority
Excellent analytical, problem-solving, verbal, listening and interpersonal skills
Ability to work in a fast paced and multicultural environment
EDUCATION: Bachelors Degree in Supply Chain or other relevant academic background.
CERTIFICATIONS: ASCM CPIM or CSCP certification preferred.
OTHER : Ability to work across US & Chinese time zones, when necessary to ensure coordination across various teams
For certain roles at BD, employment is contingent upon the Company’s receipt of sufficient proof that you are fully vaccinated against COVID-19. In some locations, testing for COVID-19 may be available and/or required. Consistent with BD’s Workplace Accommodations Policy, requests for accommodation will be considered pursuant to applicable law.
Why Join Us?
A career at BD means being part of a team that values your opinions and contributions and that encourages you to bring your authentic self to work. It’s also a place where we help each other be great, we do what’s right, we hold each other accountable, and learn and improve 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. You will have the opportunity to help shape the trajectory of BD while leaving a legacy at the same time. And through the organization’s investment in BD University, you will continually level up your tech skills and expertise.
To find purpose in the possibilities, we need people who can see the bigger picture, who understand the human story that underpins everything we do. We welcome people with the imagination and drive to help us reinvent the future of health. At BD, you’ll discover a culture in which you can learn, grow and thrive. And find satisfaction in doing your part to make the world a better place.
To learn more about BD visit https://bd.com/careers
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Primary Work Location
USA MD - Sparks - 7 Loveton Circle
SGP The Strategy, USA CA - San Diego (IDS)