769 million. That's how many lives are touched by Novartis products globally. And, while we're proud of that fact, in this world of digital and technological transformation, we must ask ourselves this: how can we continue to improve and extend even more people's lives?
General responsibilities will include but are not limited to the following: * Ensure that supply plans are created at site level which incorporate production plan and logistics plan & ensure that the production plans are accurately reflected in the systems * Optimize deployment of inventory to ensure target Customer Service levels are achieved * Implement, manage and continuously improve performance in Supply Chain KPIs from procurement to delivery * Support the US Supply Chain team objectives across the end-end supply network for all products and materials. Providing project and compliance status reporting and updates * Collaborate with the function managers to implement business process improvements and changes where applicable. Including authoring, reviewing and support of adherence to local and global SOPs. * Responsible for providing appropriate Supply Chain representation of Quality and Compliance matters; including resource allocation to quality events, impact assessment on site change controls and review/approval of Quality documentation (deviations, CAPAs, risk assessments, Change Controls, supplier complaints, escalation/FARs, APR). * Ensure Supply Chain excellence in the AAA Millburn and Indianapolis Site * Supply Chain lead for internal audits and external regulatory inspections. * Responsible for ensuring Supply Chain audit readiness and allocating Supply Chain resources to support audit requirements. * Responsible for the supply risk management process in the site level * Ensures the optimization of the logistic platform including warehousing (internal and external), distribution, and transportation for Millburn and Indianapolis * Support managing the development, negotiation and implementation of contract agreements with suppliers and (where applicable) in collaboration with Global Procurement * Support managing and controlling Millburn and Indianapolis supply chain budget and expenses * Lead cross-functional team projects
Note: The position requires travel to New Jersey (one week a month) until the new site is completed within one year.