Associate Project Mgmt
One Amgen Center Drive Thousand Oaks, California 91320 | Contract
Supply Chain - Operational Excellence
Supports ongoing Operational Excellence initiatives for implementation
Ensures timely implementation of Key initiatives for the region
Supports the Life Cycle Management team in specific projects.
Ownership of monthly reporting dashboards with the task related to their role
Executes value stream mapping for the different affiliates and distributors across the region
Supports and performs specific analysis related to OE projects (e.g. benefits/ risks) and informs stakeholders and communicates requirements
Provides support to other Intercontinental Supply Chain functions upon request
Ensures implementation of assigned OE initiatives defining a carry out plan
Project Portfolio & Project Management
Creates and maintains an OE database/system and related project administration
Presents information, analytics and recommendations to management and stakeholders.
Seek and advice for solutions to problems during project management execution
Maintains the project roadmap and associated templates and standards
Specialized knowledge within Supply Chain area
Deepens knowledge through exposure and continuous learning
Knowledge of related regulatory/industry considerations and compliance issues
Bachelor’ s degree and 3 years of directly related experience.
High competence in lean manufacturing/six sigma concept/methodology, tools and analysis
Six Sigma Green Belt
Lean systems training and experience.
3+ years experience in Project Management
Fluent English (oral and written)
Computer skills (office environment), especially PowerPoint, Excel and Word
Knowledge of analyses and reporting techniques
Strong interpersonal skills
People management skills
Computer skills: MS Project, MS Visio
Multilingual preferred, Spanish and Portuguese is a plus
System knowledge; MS Project, MS Visio, Document Management Systems, SAP, Rapid Response