Manufacturing Supply Chain Leader

Job Description

Now’s our time to inspire the future of healthcare together.

Siemens Healthineers is a leading global medical technology company with over 170 years of experience and 18,000 patents. More than 48,000 dedicated colleagues in over 70 countries are driven to shape the future of healthcare. We stand with our customers around the world to support them in delivering high quality care to their patients. An estimated 5 million patients across the globe benefit every day from our innovative technologies and services in the areas of diagnostic and therapeutic imaging, laboratory diagnostics and molecular medicine, as well as digital health and enterprise services. This is what truly matters to us.

Join our team now at Siemens Healthineers as a Manufacturing Supply Chain Leader to further strengthen our Global Reagent Manufacturing Network. This role will report to the Head of Reagent Supply Chain and play a key role in defining and executing optimization projects and programs across the Network.

This is a role well suited to an ambitious professional, looking for the next step in their career. As a Manufacturing Supply Chain Leader, you will be responsible for:

Actively identify improvement opportunities and take the lead role in global implementation of said activities, working closely with the Site Heads, Financial Controllers, and Operational Excellence Teams.

Drive the execution of currently planned projects, identify, and implement future projects and be involved in problem solving activities to drive overall performance and process improvement across the reagent manufacturing network.

Effectively communicate and interact with the Reagent Manufacturing Leadership Team, to trouble shoot issues, respond to challenges, develop solutions, and deploy process changes across the network.

 Required skills, education, and experience that will enable you to succeed in this role:

Bachelor’s degree in a relevant business or functional field of study.

10+ years of experience driving improvements in a Supply Chain Business Function role.

Minimum of 5 years working effectively in diverse global environments.
Experience in life sciences or pharmaceutical production environment with demonstrable understanding of the required process knowledge and regulations.

Expert in a wide variety of Supply Chain areas and can demonstrably show evidence of accomplishment in multi-site implementation.

Demonstrable experience leading large scale organizational changes and measuring effectiveness.

Demonstrated ability to Define, Coach, Execute, Deploy, and Deliver Results.

Ability to build relationships and influence teams and individuals in the development of business performance capabilities.

Independent, self-starter – able to set agenda and drive progress with little direction.

Change leader & trust builder with the ability to influence and collaborate.

Effective communicator with the ability to convey visions and case for change, and with strong facilitation skills – experience in leading groups in kaizen and drive compelling results.

Executive presence/maturity – can interact with and drive leaders as well as associates to progress commercial improvements.

Results oriented with the ability to balance multiple business considerations and multiple projects in parallel, including working with virtual/remote teams.

Rigorous analytical/data driven problem solver who can help teams reduce complex situations to enable progress and results.

Experimentation/solution innovation mindset – able to help teams take and manage risk, drive experimentation to facilitate learning.

Critical thinking and decision-making, business astuteness, and process orientation.

Strong strategic thinker and general manager mindset; capable of translating business objectives into tactical action plans and milestones.

An intelligent, decisive, self-confident, and results-oriented individual that possesses a combination of mental flexibility, creativity, analytical ability, and sound judgment.

Outstanding interpersonal skills, able to work across functional areas and build relationships with superiors, peers and subordinates within a company culture that is high performance and self-directing.

Strong command of Microsoft Office products: PowerPoint, Excel, Word.

Ability to commit to up to 40% domestic and International Travel.

Preferably located in the Boston, MA area with the capability to be on-site in Walpole MA, work remotely, and travel as required.

Preferred skills, education, and experience:

Advanced degree in a technical or business discipline

Experience working in a regulated / FDA environment

Prior experience working in a large, matrixed organization

At Siemens Healthineers, we value those who dedicate their energy and passion to a greater cause. Our people make us unique as an employer in the med-tech industry. What unites and motivates our global team is the inspiration of our common purpose:  To innovate for healthcare, building on our remarkable legacy of pioneering ideas that translate into even better healthcare products and services. We recognize that taking ownership of our work allows both us and the company to grow. We offer you a flexible and dynamic environment and the space to move beyond your comfort zone to grow both personally and professionally.

If you want to join us in transforming the way healthcare is delivered, visit our career site at

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As an equal-opportunity employer we are happy to consider applications from individuals with disabilities.


Organization: Siemens Healthineers

Company: Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics Inc.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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