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BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Senior Director of Manufacturing, Greater Asia in Tuas, Singapore

Job Description Summary

Overall responsibility for formulating, strategizing and executing Manufacturing strategies for Medical Procedural System (MDS) business. Key focus will be to continue transitioning identified plants to be significant WW suppliers for BD WW Business, developing Plant Positioning for each MDS plant in Greater Asia and developing manufacturing technologies to support future needs and enable high growth for MDS Business in Greater Asia.

The incumbent will provide leadership to all MDS manufacturing plants in Greater Asia, Supply Chain Operations, Continuous Improvements, ensuring a comprehensive and integrated strategy in support of both short and long term business objectives.

Support in development and executing the Greater Asia Operations Strategy and MDS Ops Strategy

The incumbent will be a member of the Global MDS Manufacturing Council and the GA Manufacturing Leadership Team.

Job Description

In General

  • Define and execute Manufacturing strategies, aligned with worldwide manufacturing and strategy and fully integrated with the business strategies to deliver competitive advantage through operations.

  • Understand GA Business Strategies to optimize the manufacturing, logistics, distribution and sales fulfillment to ensure the business goals are achieved.

  • Provide leadership to all MDS plants to effectively execute the agreed upon manufacturing strategies and ensure achievement of key financial performance and operational results/metrics including budget, quality, service, cost, safety, continuous improvement and customer satisfaction.

  • Ensure BD’s sustainability strategies are implemented to meet Greater Asia business needs and WW operations sustainability targets through innovative product and process design.

  • Chair GA MDS Plant Leadership Meeting

Manufacturing Operational Excellence

  • Develop manufacturing investment plan and business case for mid to long-term strategic initiatives to meet BD GA / BD WW objectives and drive customer satisfaction.

  • Establish and publish standard policies and procedures in manufacturing & Supply Chain management

  • Implement Lean, Six Sigma & Validation initiatives to support company-wide continuous improvements and ensure they support key business objectives.

  • Ensure BD Sterilization requirements are met.

  • Integrate Procurement function within the GA manufacturing sites in order to harvest the savings from Category Management initiatives.

  • Continuously adopt and implement new technology and innovation in Manufacturing especially molding, assembly, packaging, sustainability, safety and sterilization technology.

Talent Management

  • Identify current and future capabilities required to support long-term growth plans.

  • Develop and implement talent management strategy and plans to strengthen leadership pipeline and upgrade overall organizational capability.

  • Take actions to increase effective associate engagement.

  • Work with HR to develop resource strategies to ensure right level and availability of manpower for plant expansion

Key Performance Metrics/Reporting

  • Responsible for the Greater Asia region's MDS manufacturing metrics reporting and tracking of metrics.

  • Continuously evaluate the relevance of metrics and new ones being proposed.

  • Achieve continuous improvements in all key plant, people and process performance metrics.

Primary Work Location

SGP The Strategy

Additional Locations

SGP Tuas - Tuas Plant

Work Shift

SG Normal Office 0900-1800 (Singapore)

BD is a leading global medical technology company that creates medical technology, devices and laboratory equipment for a variety of needs across the healthcare continuum. At BD, we are looking for candidates who possess passion, innovative solutions and a commitment to our one mission of improving access to groundbreaking medical and biotechnology services for people near and far, delivering state-of-the-art technology and cutting-edge research in the battle to fight and cure infectious diseases. With a global reach that extends across 50 countries worldwide, our network of professionals collaborates on effective measures to deliver enhanced patient quality such as lower health care delivery costs, improved health care and safety, and expanded health care for all. Join our company and see how you can become a part of one global mission to make a difference in human health.

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.

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