The position will focus on all aspects of the “Plan to Make” processes; below are a few of the major business processes areas:
Demand Planning / Management
Material Requirements Planning
Production Planning for Process Industries
Production Material Staging
Work with subject matter experts and stakeholders globally to:
analyze and document current and future business needs
configure the system to meet business needs
collaborate cross-functionally with other business teams to ensure business processes operate at their optimum efficiency
assess impacts of scope changes
design and test all PTM data integrations to/from legacy applications
support PTM data conversion efforts
document system configuration, SOPs
support operational readiness and production cutover efforts
train technical PTM Center of Excellence team
The position must partner and collaborate with:
business process teammates within PTM and other process areas
subject matter experts
Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Computer Science, Information Systems or other relevant field
Experience with systems implementation and/or process transformation. The candidate must have experience documenting processes “as is” through process maps and SOP’s and have a working knowledge of business process decomposition techniques.
The candidate must be able to design processes, sub-processes and have an understanding how these processes provide Bio-Rad competitive advantages or operational efficiencies.
Five (5) or more years experience supporting “Plan to Make” functions i.e. PP-PI functionalities, Demand Planning, MRP, Process Order, Shop Floor execution, Material Staging, PI sheets, Process management.
A high level of knowledge regarding internal processes and stakeholders.
Be an ambitious self-starter and work well in pressure and ambiguous situations
Previous experience on project teams with a proven ability to work under time constraints while meeting critical milestones.
Proven ability to solve problems in a methodical manner and to track and measure expected results.
Able to manage independently all phases of a significant project or initiative.
Experience in integrating with MES (Manufacturing Execution Systems) and SCM /APO (Advance Planning and Optimization) exposure is a plus.
Experience with international business processes and Europe implementation experience a strong plus.