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Sr Manager External Manufacturing

  • Job Title Sr Manager External Manufacturing
  • Function Procurement
  • Sub Function Outsourced Services
  • Category Senior Manager, Outsourced Services (P8)
  • Location Yokneam, Northern, Israel
  • Date Posted
  • Requisition Number 2406188203W
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Johnson & Johnson is currently seeking a Senior Manager of External Manufacturing   to join our team located in Yokneam, Israel. 

At Johnson & Johnson, we believe health is everything. Our strength in healthcare innovation empowers us to build a world where complex diseases are prevented, treated, and cured, where treatments are smarter and less invasive, and solutions are personal. Through our expertise in Innovative Medicine and MedTech, we are uniquely positioned to innovate across the full spectrum of healthcare solutions today to deliver the breakthroughs of tomorrow, and profoundly impact health for humanity. Learn more at 

Our local company expertise in driving best-in-class solutions in cardiac ablation, stroke care and intracardiac imaging.

As a Senior Manager of External Manufacturing, your responsibilities will be:

  • Manage the strategic relationships with key External Manufacturer of finished medical products
  • Act as a “virtual plant manager” mitigating tactical day-to-day issues to ensure high service level to customers
  • Collaborate with multi-functional team (Finance, Product Management, R&D, QA, RA) to assess and approve product/processes changes
  • Mitigate supply risks by implementing appropriate solutions, such as raw material dual sourcing, BCP, inventory management
  • Partner with the External Manufacturer to identify and implement cost savings initiatives
  • Monitor the EM performance in terms of OTD, quality rating and compliance.
  • Oversee follow-up activities to ensure business requirements are communicated properly and goods are supplied on time.


  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, economics or equivalent experience.
  • Minimum of 7-10 years of relevant experience in sourcing, external manufacturing management or supply chain in multi-national company
  • Proficiency in English.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Diverse experience in multiple supply chain functions such as manufacturing, sourcing, planning, etc.
  • Ability to set direction, influence, align goals, and lead and influence others in a matrix organization.
  • High sense of urgency and problem solving mindset



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