Johnson & Johnson Careers

Sr. Manager, Distribution Operations

Memphis, Tennessee
Materials Management & Distribution

Job Description

Requisition ID: 2687180205

DePuy Synthes Companies of Johnson & Johnson is recruiting for a Sr. Manager, Distribution Operations to be located in Memphis, TN.

DePuy Synthes Companies of Johnson & Johnson is the largest, most innovative and comprehensive orthopedic and neurological business in the world. DePuy Synthes Companies offer an unparalleled breadth and depth of products, services and programs in the areas of joint reconstruction, trauma, spine, sports medicine, neurological, craniomaxillofacial, power tools and biomaterials. Building on the legacy and strengths of two great companies, more agile and better equipped to meet the needs of today’s evolving health care environment. With a focus on activating insights to develop innovative, comprehensive solutions, we are inspired to advance patient care in greater ways than either company could accomplish on its own.

Johnson & Johnson Customer & Logistics Services (CLS) is a global Supply Chain organization that supports operating units across all of the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies. CLS strives to deliver an exceptional customer experience through leading critical customer facing-functions such as distribution and transportation. In addition, CLS oversees critical business enablers, including how we gather and manage supply chain master data, safe and secure supply chain practices, product identification standards, and market/channel access capabilities. CLS supports all three sectors of Johnson & Johnson: Medical Device & Diagnostics, Pharmaceutical, and Consumer Products.  This team is represented in multiple countries, and continues to grow globally in both visibility and responsibility.   The CLS team reports to Johnson & Johnson Supply Chain and partners closely with groups throughout the supply chain organization.

You will:
Lead the organization and planning of all distribution activities
Direct the management team responsible for the different areas of the logistics facility
Develop and manage a defined business plan that ensures achievement of company objectives
Develop and manage relationships with our internal and external customers and partners to ensure we are exceeding customer expectations
Ensure that the CLS facility is meeting customer service, quality, safety, productivity and cost objectives
Ensure optimal space utilization and strategic capacity planning
Ensure company policies and procedures are applied consistently across all logistics Center employees
Provide guidance, direction, development planning and performance feedback on a regular basis to management team members to ensure effective and productive work teams
Participate in compliance program-related activities as denoted by management and/or Compliance

A minimum of Bachelor’s Degree is required; Advanced degree preferred
A minimum of eight (8) years of experience in Distribution and/or Operations required
Demonstrated people leadership required 
Experience working with a highly regulated environment required
Knowledge of Warehouse Management Systems required
Experience in medical device or pharmaceutical industry required
Demonstrated Change Management / Leadership required
Demonstrated project management experience preferred
Process Excellence and/or Six Sigma Green Belt / Black Belt preferred
Ability to work under time constraints and manage complexity required 
Ability to resolve conflicts in constructive way and positive outcome required
Experience with 3PL relationships preferred 
This role is located Memphis, TN and will require up to 25% domestically and international travel.

Primary Location
United States-Tennessee-Memphis
Johnson & Johnson HCS Inc. (6077)
Job Function
Materials Management & Distribution
Requisition ID