Novartis Pharmaceuticals North America Distribution Project Manager in Fort Worth, Texas
Job ID 198114BR
Posting Title North America Distribution Project Manager
Business Unit MFG/TECH OPERATIONS AL
Work Location Fort Worth, TX
Company/Legal Entity Alcon Laboratories, Inc.
Functional Area Technical Operations
Therapeutic/Disease Area Ophthalmics/Ophthalmology
Job Type Full Time
Employment Type Regular
Job Description •Accountable for the consolidation, control, execution, and governance of the North America Distribution project management and Contributes tactically and operationally to change in the NA Distribution Strategy.
•Developing and continuously refining the NA Distribution network to align with current and future Alcon needs as well as alignment with Global Supply Chain Strategy.
•Translates project request and ideas into work-streams to evaluate project requirements and as well as conducting initial financial analysis.
•Prepares and maintains individual project plans as well as consolidated NA Distribution project scorecard Coordinates and assist on IRIS projects and enhancements
•Support process improvements, distribution network design, and contract negotiations
•Perform Cost Improvement Process workshops with each distribution center to identify savings opportunities and work with the centers to execute
•Define priorities, monitors progress and support for escalation on work-stream and initiatives and ensure consistency among them
•Ensure and drive consistent communication across the local/regional and global dimension of Global Supply Chain on key initiatives
•Business updates and other needs Track projects through project management tools and reports status utilizing various Microsoft tools (Powerpoint, Excel, etc...)
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•Bachelor's degree English – fluent written and spoken.
•7 years directly related experience, to include 5 years leading people.