Olympus Corporation of the Americas Process and Technology Manager in Westborough, Massachusetts
Working Location: MASSACHUSETTS, WESTBOROUGH; MINNESOTA, BROOKLYN PARK
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The Process and Technology Analyst supports the global “Procurement Process & Performance Excellence“- team and regional Procurement organization. This position needs to understand business requirements and provide efficient and effective solutions in collaboration with global, regional and cross-functional teams. The role will be a key role for supporting and rolling-out the global procurement digitalization projects by implementing tools and platforms according to the digitalization strategy. This role will assist by the improvement of all Global Procurement procedures for all aspects of Management Processes (Procurement Performance Management; Procurement Talent Management etc.), Core Processes (Plan-to-Strategy; Supplier Management; Source-to-Contract; Procure-to-Pay) and Support Processes (Should Costing Management, Procurement Master Data Management etc.) This role will provide training and support for the regional Procurement organization with global & regional standards. This position will also support regional procurement by driving regional process changes for the regional procurement and by supporting at regional external and internal audits.
Understand business requirements and provide efficient and effective solutions in collaboration with global, regional and cross-functional teams to address them e.g., updating Procurement processes, internal training programs, process automation etc.
Create, manage, harmonize and train global & regional process standards (i.e., OGBRs, Playbooks, tools, templates).
Support global procurement digitalization projects by implementing tools and platforms according to the digitalization strategy.
Drive regional process changes for the regional procurement.
Support regional external & internal audits.
Lead IT changes and implementation of new software.
Provide training and support for the regional Procurement organization with global & regional standards.
Support regional Indirect Procurement in Process Management.
Bachelor’s degree in Business or an equivalent combination of relevant experience and education and/ or training is preferred.
Minimum of 3 years’ work experience in Procurement driving key business processes, relevant supply chain frameworks, process management techniques, and notation standards is required.
Excellent stakeholder management and confident in presenting (English, Japanese a plus), excellent levels of spoken and written English is required.
Willingness to travel domestic and international ( 20%).
Experience with MedTech/ related industries and/ or leading consulting companies is preferred.
Experience working as a process manager.
Process modeling and creation of process flow charts.
Six Sigma Certification (Green and Black belt).
Knowledge about process standards and metrics.
Proven know-how about industrial trends including digital technology and latest thinking in SC resilience and risk management, ESG requirements, applied experience in implementing innovative solutions is preferred.
Strong facilitation, consultation, and convening skills and experience. Proven training and change management experience are preferred.
Strong interpersonal skills and ability to build trust and productive relationships with internal stakeholder.
Self-motivated, open-minded and change affine and ability to lead and empower cross-functional (virtual) teams.
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Olympus is passionate about the solutions it creates for the medical, life sciences, and industrial equipment industries, as well as cameras and audio products. For more than 100 years, Olympus has focused on making people’s lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling by helping detect, prevent, and treat disease, furthering scientific research, ensuring public safety, and capturing images of the world.
Olympus’ Medical business uses innovative capabilities in medical technology, therapeutic intervention, and precision manufacturing to help healthcare professionals deliver diagnostic, therapeutic, and minimally invasive procedures to improve clinical outcomes, reduce overall costs, and enhance the quality of life for patients. Olympus’ Medical portfolio includes endoscopes, laparoscopes, and video imaging systems, as well as surgical energy devices, system integration solutions, medical services, and a wide range of endotherapy instruments for endoscopic and therapeutic applications. For more information, visit www.olympus-global.com .
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