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Manager, EHS&S External Supply

Shanghai, China; Suzhou, China
Environmental Health & Safety

Job Description

Requisition ID: 1805679698W

Basic purpose of the role

The Manager EHS&S (Environmental Health, Safety and Sustainability) External Supply ASPAC is a member of the global External Supply team and a key partner to various J&J external supply business teams and stakeholders.

S/he supports the J&J EHS&S processes that manage EHS compliance & risk (mainly related to the areas of environmental health, worker protection and facility safety systems and controls) at external suppliers. Focus is on those suppliers selected (or considered for selection) for the commercial production of active pharmaceutical ingredients and intermediates and finished products of J&J, mainly in China, but also other countries in Asia Pacific region as required. This will be done through EHS&S assessments, onsite supplier audits and supplier technical support /training.

Key relationships

Position requires frequent interaction with supplier senior management to follow-up on action plans, foster continuous improvement/innovation and to resolve issues related to EHS risks and compliance. S/he will have frequent interaction with individuals at all levels in Procurement, Quality, EHS&S, Supply Chain and other technical groups across J&J. Good communication, collaboration and influencing skills are important to be successful in this role.

Key Responsibilities
  1. Perform EHS assessments and on-site audits at external suppliers.
    The position will emphasize compliance with legislation and J&J Standards, Process Safety, Fire Safety, Industrial Hygiene and Waste Water Treatment management.
    Conduct follow-up of agreed upon action plans to address gaps/areas of opportunity.

  2. Improve supplier performance & capability by providing and organizing technical support /coaching on action plans where needed.
    Provide input into proposed process and/or engineering controls and modifications.
  3.   Improve supplier performance & capability by providing EHS&S training so as to end up with more mature EHS&S organizations and systems and suppliers that are increasingly self-reliant for EHS&S.
  4. Coordinate activities to support external suppliers directly or by partnering with internal EHS&S colleagues or external consultants.
  5. Support overall global EHS&S External Supply team activities with regards to common goals / objectives and/or specific EHS&S projects including those in support of our internal J&J sites

Key Requirements

Education: Bachelor’s degree required - master’s degree preferred in: Analytical/Organic Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Safety Engineering or similar.

8+ years of relevant experience, strong EHS foundation.

Key required competencies:
Technical expertise in PSM, IH and WWT and general safety management.
Knowledge in country/local EHS regulations.

Ability to assess/audit and communicate EHS&S risks.

Problem-solving abilities in order to solve EHS issues within regulatory constraints.


Location of Role: Based in China, with strong preference for Shanghai.

Language Requirements: Fluent in English and Mandarin.

Travel Requirements: Up to 40-50%.

Primary Location
Other Locations
Asia Pacific-China-Jiangsu-Suzhou
Xian-Janssen Pharmaceutical Ltd. (7043)
Job Function
Environmental Health & Safety
Requisition ID