Tech (IT) Product Manager, Supply Chain Planning

Your Responsibilities:
GSK is a science-led global healthcare company. We research and develop a broad range of innovative products in three primary areas of Pharmaceuticals, Vaccines and Consumer Healthcare. We have a significant global presence with commercial operations in more than 160 markets and a global network of manufacturing sites in multiple countries. Our mission is to improve the quality of human life by enabling people to do more, feel better, live longer.

Supply Chain is experiencing transformational change through the application of Digital, Data, Analytics & Automation across many industries and we're right at the heart of this in GSK Supply Chain Tech. New digital technologies require new skills, higher levels of collaboration and greater agility for us to be successful. This role is an exciting opportunity to join the GSK Supply Chain Tech (IT) group and support the development and delivery of new digital solutions across GSK.

Job Purpose
Working cross-functionally across the organisation the Tech (IT) Planning Product Manager is accountable for the development and delivery of a value driven innovation pipeline for the Supply Chain Planning Tech Product Family.
The role will be aligned to a cluster of Supply Chain Planning Tech Products supporting global business processes including:
Demand Planning and Management; Supply Planning; Production Scheduling; S&OP; Supply Chain Collaboration; Supply Chain Design and Optimisation; Inventory Management;

Key Responsibilities
The Product Manager supports GSK's Supply Chain strategy by developing multiyear product roadmaps prioritised to maximise business value, compliance & reliability.
Deploy domain specific Tech Products & features across the Global Supply Chain to deliver step changes in business performance, enabling improved time to value from new products & features and maximising Product adoption.
Leads matrix teams where required.
Provides input to Product architecture, aligning across the GSK Tech organisation on standards relating to platforms, cyber security, strategic vendors & delivery models. Ensures total lifetime value can be effectively realised from Supply Chain Planning Tech Products & minimises impacts of hardware & software obsolescence & vulnerabilities over the Product lifecycle.
Supports the Digital, Data & Analytics strategy for Supply Chain Planning Tech Products. Collaborates with key business stakeholders to develop a multiyear Digital, Data and Analytics approach to ensure Supply Chain has the data & insights to be competitive.
Supports the implementation of service support globally for all products within portfolio, ensuring appropriate Service Levels are defined and service governance models are in place and aligned with GSK service support sourcing model.
Collaborates with other key product owners/ product managers to drive continuous improvement of GSK Tech's development & deployment tools & methodologies.

At Business Unit Level success will be measured by achieving the maximum value for the business while ensuring the optimal set of applications at lowest possible cost while minimizing business risk.

During the course of your application you will be requested to complete voluntary information which will be used in monitoring the effectiveness of our equality and diversity policies. Your information will be treated as confidential and will not be used in any part of the selection process.

If you require a reasonable adjustment to the application / selection process to enable you to demonstrate your ability to perform the job requirements please contact 0808 234 4391. This will help us to understand any modifications we may need to make to support you throughout our selection process.

When applying for this role, please use the 'cover letter' of the on-line application to describe how you meet the competencies for this role, as outlined in the job requirements above. The information that you have provided in your cover letter and CV will be used to assess your application.

Thank you for your interest in this opportunity.

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Why You?

Basic qualifications:
Knowledge of Supply Chain Planning and Management processes and Digital, Tech and IT solutions from a suite including SAP ECC / APO / SCM / IBP, Ariba Supply Chain Collaboration, Llamasoft Supply Chain Guru, Microsoft Azure and Power BI. Awareness of emerging digital trends and their application within a Supply Chain and Integrated Business Planning context.
Proven experience of collaborating in cross-functional teams with the goal of deploying and integrating Supply Chain Tech and Digital solutions across the Enterprise and with external business partners, preferably within an Enterprise scale Agile framework.
Proven experience of leveraging core data to develop decision support reporting and analytics solutions.

Preferred qualifications:
Please see above

Why GSK?:
At GSK, our mission is to improve the quality of human life by enabling people to do more, feel better and live longer. Our three world-leading businesses research and deliver innovative medicines, vaccines and consumer healthcare products. We need a talented and motivated workforce to deliver against our strategy. To achieve this, we strive to attract the best people and to create an environment that empowers and inspires.

Contact information:
You may apply for this position online by selecting the Apply now button.
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