BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Director, Strategy & Operations, Business partner Regions & EPPM in San Antonio, Texas
Job Description Summary
The role of Director - Portfolio, Projects & Change for the Business Partner Regions & EPPM team serves as a key driver for day-to-day effectiveness & efficiency of the team, as well as primary advisor around strategy, technology, innovation & leadership. This critical role will increase the bandwidth of the SVP in such a way as to concentrate their time, effort & priorities on strategic initiatives. The primary focus is to ensure the organization & book of work is delivered as planned, measured & communicated appropriately. The role will interface with both TGS leadership & teams, as well as key business stakeholders. This is a great opportunity for someone looking to play a key role in making things happen & for driving change across a team to create impact. This leadership position reports directly to the SVP Business Partner Regions & EPPM organization, & will serve on the leadership team.
Primary responsibilities will include:
Serve as the “right hand” to the Business Partner Regions & EPPM Leader, enabling a robust governance structure, processes to ensure the organization meets commitments efficiently, with excellence & quality.
Co-ordinate & support development of the management & Hoshin plans, playbooks together with measurement systems & management reports including KPIs, balanced scorecards & dashboards
Lead strategic planning & transformation activities for the organization to ensure we are continuously evolving & improving our operating model, curating our talent & leveraging technology to drive efficiencies.
Plan, co-ordinate & facilitate leadership team meetings, development events & planning calendar.
Support the development & execution of leadership goal plans & objectives.
Work with TGS communications & adoption team, as well as other relevant communications teams to ensure key messages reach the appropriate internal target audiences.
Develop & maintain the collaborative sites (Teams, Sharepoint) & shared areas required to manage leadership team information & content
Work with TGS Functional Excellence to ensure that portfolios are integrated into the overall TGS operating model & meet any compliance or risk requirements
Collaborate with other TGS portfolio teams to integrate status & support project implementation
QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE
The ideal candidate will bring a combination of strategic understanding, change management experience & exceptional communication & analytical skills together. In addition, this person should also possess:
8+ years of relevant experience, building & leading global teams
Excellent written & oral communication & networking skills
Excellent judgement & effective decision-making & problem-solving skills
Highly organized, outcome oriented with excellent planning & motivational skills
Influencing & diplomacy skills, with an ability to lead and drive change in a collaborative, positive way.
Innovative thinking, strategic focus & aptitude that challenges the status quo
Organizational agility with a proven track record in collaborating across organizational & cultural boundaries – experience working in a highly matrixed environment.
Relationship management with an ability to work effectively with multiple layers of the organization – in particular, working with / supporting executive team members is critical
Executive oriented business strategy development & management – from visioning to tactical implementation.
Deeply analytical, with experience in budget & resource planning, management. Strong financial acumen is a must
Ability to communicate complex business / technical challenges in a simplified manner
Accountability, leading by example – mentoring & motivating others
Resilience, grit, empathy and accountability
- Bachelor’s degree in business or a related field is required. Master’s degree highly desirable. PMP or similarly recognized certification is preferred. Educational certificate or training in a process methodology (Six Sigma, Lean, etc.) is a plus.
Primary Work LocationUSA TX - San Antonio
Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status, or any other protected status.