1+ months

Associate Supply Chain

Thousand Oaks, CA 91360
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Job ID: R-98804
Location: Thousand Oaks, CA, US 91360

Amgen Job Description

Development Supply Chain (DSC) is responsible for the end-to-end delivery of products, process knowledge and technology solutions to enable Amgen's accelerated product commercialization. DSC serves as a launch site to enable speed to market for Amgen's innovative products and biosimilars.

The Production Planning & Sourcing organization manages all aspects of manufacturing and supply planning, scheduling, and materials/sourcing management activities for DSC in all phases of clinical and pre-clinical development.

We currently have an entry level opportunity in the DSC Production Planning & Sourcing group for an Associate Supply Chain.

Job Responsibilities
  • Review raw material requirements, usage, and inventory to determine build and procurement requirements.
  • Ensure all work is completed with minimal disruption and in compliance with all cGMP guidelines and Amgen procedures.
  • Maintain current purchase orders and master data in SAP using current procurement information and in collaboration with Corporate Master Data group.
  • Identify opportunities to optimize order management (e.g. order consolidation, order frequency, min order quantities etc.)
  • Apply standard Supply Chain and MRP planning principles, theories, concepts, and techniques.
  • Review and rationalize BOM requirements for new and existing products.
  • Support initiatives to improve business processes, reporting, and metrics.
  • Under minimal supervision, perform work successfully completing operational objectives and improving existing systems and processes within scope of responsibility.
  • Responsible for the coordination of logistics activities, regular interface with internal and external clients, and issue resolution.
  • Prepare and communicate regular updates to key stakeholders including senior management.
  • Support the Supply Chain business process by identifying opportunities and providing key potential solutions that will provide automation, advanced analytics, and insights to support strategic decision making.

Basic Qualifications

Associate's degree and 4 years of relevant experience
High school diploma / GED and 6 years of relevant experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in project management.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Self-starter with high attention to detail, able to work on assigned tasks independently, able to identify and initiate discussions about opportunities for process improvement.
  • Energetic, detailed oriented, highly motivated with a "can do" outlook.
  • Ability to communicate and collaborate cross-functionally in an organization
  • Strong continuous improvement mindset.

Good working knowledge of MS Excel and PowerPoint.

Join Us

If you're seeking a career where you can truly make a difference in the lives of others, a career where you can work at the absolute forefront of biotechnology with the top minds in the field, you'll find it at Amgen.

Amgen, a biotechnology pioneer, discovers, develops and delivers innovative human therapeutics. Our medicines have helped millions of patients in the fight against cancer, kidney disease, rheumatoid arthritis and other serious illnesses.

As an organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for people around the world, Amgen fosters an inclusive environment of diverse, ethical, committed and highly accomplished people who respect each other but compete intensely to win. Together, we live the Amgen values as we continue advancing science to serve patients.

Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.



Posted: 2020-04-29 Expires: 2020-05-30

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