BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Supply Chain Planning Distribution Business Partner – REMOTE in Warsaw, Poland
Job Description Summary
Supply Chain Planning Distribution Business Partner
Location: Remote , within Europe or the Americas
BD is a global medical technology company focused on improving drug therapies, enhancing the quality and speed of diagnosing infectious diseases, and advancing research and discovery of new drugs and vaccines. BD provides an environment which enables our highly talented workforce to be the best at their professions. We are always seeking people who have a passion and commitment to join our Company on its journey to ‘advancing the world of health’.
The objective of this role is to actively partner with the business to understand their strategic priorities and work to identify ways that TGS can support and advance those objectives. Primary responsibilities will include:
Partner with the Integrated Supply Chain leadership to plan new joint initiatives, evaluate proposals, and determine how they fit into roadmaps and priorities
Develop strategies for optimal deployment and adoption of new technology capabilities, services and solutions across the business and/or the end-customers.
Work with other TGS Business Partners and TGS’ Core Areas of Delivery to ensure that solutions are delivered according to, informed by, and integrated with, BD’s enterprise roadmaps.
Build knowledge and capability in relevant technologies and processes as well as improvements to existing investments by keeping abreast of industry trends.
Measure and communicate value realized on a periodic basis through defined and agreed upon metrics and supporting analysis.
Ensure project and initiative progress, conduct analysis, prepare appropriate solution direction, and manage the work. Provides consistent and effective communication. This includes managing escalation and avoiding risk.
Measure and communicate value realized on a periodic basis through defined and agreed-upon metrics and supporting analysis
Serve as a continuous connector. Energized by a role that is focused on partnership and facilitation. Operates through the lens of what can we do to simplify and improve things.
Qualifications & Experience
The ideal candidate will bring a combination of strategic understanding, both business and technology experience, exceptional relationship building skills and solution-oriented mindset together.
In addition, this person should also possess:
8+ years of experience in a Supply Chain Planning technology function on some major ERP/Planning software.
5+ years of experience in Kinaxis implementations on functional side.
Background on configuration, customization of Kinaxis
Experience on managing and complementing teams together with Kinaxis
Ability to size effort on requests and provide guidance on different option solutions
Understand architecture and middleware systems in use.
Ability to influence and break down silos within an organization as well across organizations
Ability to map joint organizational vision and long-term thinking, imagination, and idea generation
Ability to communicate complex business / technical challenges in a simplified manner
Must be a leader who can influence stakeholders in written and oral communications
Must have experience and knowledge of change management principles and methodologies and have the ability to formulate new programs to generate excitement and engagement
Knowledgeable with continuous improvement and project management approaches, tools, and phases
Highly collaborative work style which includes working effectively across all organizational levels
Experience working in a highly matrixed organization and in overcoming ambiguity
Able to align and work with diverse global stakeholders
Strong humility, listening, creativity, and negotiation skills
Having experience with Technical service and customer service is a plus
Bachelor’s degree in business or a related field is strongly preferred - Master’s degree is a plus
Primary Work Location
ESP San Agustin del Guadalix
AUT Vienna - Handelskai, BEL Erembodegem - Dorp 86, DEU Heidelberg - Tullastrasse, ESP Barcelona, FRA Le Pont-de-Claix Cedex, GBR Winnersh - Eskdale Road, ITA Milano - Via Enrico Cialdini, POL Warsaw - ul. Osmanska, POL Wroclaw - Legnicka, USA NJ - Franklin Lakes
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.