Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Basel


Product & Supply Chain Management (PTS)  connects the different parts of Roche to ensure reliable supply of our innovative medicines to customers and patients. We ensure worldwide reliable supply to patients connecting their needs to the Roche Pharma Global Supply Network. This network consists of Roche manufacturing sites, contract manufacturers and external suppliers. We partner across Pharma to develop and execute agile product lifecycle and network strategies. We design and optimize end-to-end Supply Chains from raw materials to final product throughout the whole product life-cycle.
We are looking for an experienced leader to drive Operational Excellence through a Culture of Innovation. Do you excel in designing and continuously improving CMO & Supplier Management-related business capabilities? Do you strive to consistently integrate processes, systems, data, analytics and people capabilities into turnkey solutions, enabling end-to-end business performance, as well as agility, compliance, responsiveness, reliability, cost and asset management efficiency?
In this position you report to the Business Capabilities Owner Team Lead - Source & Make 
External benchmarking and an outside-in perspective, cultivated through an extensive network of peer-companies, consultants and service providers, is an essential part of your role. You will be accountable for keeping the organisation up-to-date on end-to-end Supply Chain best practices and new trends, and for assessing the maturity of CMO & Supplier Management-related capabilities, defining ambitious improvement goals and then implementing related action plans.
To succeed in this role, you are a Change Agent and Systems Thinker, able to design and articulate a compelling vision for the continuous development of the Supply Chain Management capabilities at Roche. You will need to foster cross-functional teamwork within the Center of Excellence and across relevant functions, to both reduce waste and at the same time build on top-line growth opportunities, leading towards the concurrent optimization of Service, Cost and Capital.
Key Responsibilities/Tasks
Actively identifying opportunities and designing solutions to improve  CMO & Supplier process, systems, data, analytics and people capability.
Decision-maker for the identified  CMO & Supplier integrated solutions, ensuring end-to-end alignment with the other Business Capabilities Owners and key functional partners.
Challenges the status quo and drives a culture of innovation by bringing an outside-in perspective, built via a strong external network and benchmarking to assess the maturity of the CMO & Supplier Management-related capabilities and generating commitment to ambitious improvement goals.
Taking ownership of business process design, including Key Performance Indicators metrics, Process Health Indicators (PHIs) and analytics to needed to fully empower operational teams to take informed decisions, as they execute their functional processes, while working in alignment with your peers, ensuring consistency of the designed solutions.
Identifying enabling systems and defining requirements with associated data elements and rules, by partnering with in- and external partners, to ensure end-to-end solutions that optimize performance across functions and processes, using cutting-edge technology.
Monitors that process execution is harmonized and aligned across the different organizations and it produces the expected business outcome. For this, he/she actively partners with key stakeholders and management to ensure execution adherence to agreed standard processes, identifies potential deviations and continuous improvement opportunities, related mitigation actions and/or changes needed and works with Functional Managers and Business Capabilities communities for resolution.  
Openly communicating with partners and senior management regarding objectives, priorities, progress, issues and plans for resolution. As well as leading a network of functional representatives to ensure the “Voice of the Customer” is always embedded in solutions and agreed improvement activities are executed across the network.
Chairing and guiding the Business Capabilities Communities, and maintaining a strong connection with business operations by applying a “go, see and understand” behavior. Identifies and documents issues with a full understanding of the day-to-day operational problems, conducts impact analysis, makes

About the company

Roche is a Swiss global health-care company that operates worldwide under two divisions: Pharmaceuticals and Diagnostics. Its holding company, Roche Holding AG, has bearer shares listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange.

The company headquarters are located in Basel and the company has many pharmaceutical and diagnostic sites around the world – including: Tucson, AZ; Pleasanton, CA; Vacaville, California, Oceanside, California, Branchburg, NJ; Indianapolis, Indiana; Florence, South Carolina; and Ponce, Puerto Rico in the US; Welwyn Garden City and Burgess Hill in the UK; Clarecastle in Ireland; Mannheim and Penzberg in Germany; Mississauga and Laval in Canada; Shanghai in China; Mumbai & Hyderabad in India; São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; Segrate, Milan in Italy; Johannesburg in South Africa; Karachi, Islamabad and Lahore in Pakistan. There are 26 manufacturing sites worldwide.

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