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【AstraZeneca】【JOPS】PMO Lean Director, Japan Operations

Location Maihara, Shiga, Japan Job ID R-190529 Date posted 03/04/2024




■ 職務内容 / Job Description

•    Drives strategic projects and programs to make the most impact, ensuring project accountability from initiation to close, to deliver effective solutions that meet approved customer and business needs. 
•    Supports VP in the development, consolidation and alignment of medium and long-range initiatives. Drive innovation ideation during long-term planning
•    Coach, influence, and empower SMEs and employees in the organization to drive LEAN culture.
•    Leads or participates in regional projects and programmes in a proactively manner to increase Japan Ops presence and impact whilst supporting the regional over all development and performance.
•    As Lean Digital Transformation Lead, deliver productivity benefits through lean digital program and drive capability uplift towards smart factory. 

■ 応募資格(経験、資格等) / Qualification (Experience & Skill etc.)
【経験 / Experience】

<必須 / Mandatory>

•    Working experience in Manufacturing, Supply Chain, or project management related.
•    Proven working experience in project/programme management/ leadership experience leading teams
•    Experience of working with global, cross-functional and multi-cultural teams.
•    Experience of developing and implementing business processes, including annual business planning.
•    Experience to work cross functionally, and ability to facilitate among diverse stakeholder groups that have different priorities. 
•    Excellent client-facing and communication skills
•    Project and Programme Management skills
•    Result oriented
•    Ability to always look for and champion more efficient and effective methods/processes for delivering projects
•    Ability to innovate, think strategically and conceptually, listen carefully, as well as to influence and persuade others.
•    Leads change with a positive approach to the challenges of change for self and team
Excellent written and verbal communication skills (English and Japanese)

<歓迎 / Nice to have>

Working experience in pharmaceutical company

【能力 / Skill-set】
<歓迎 / Nice to have>

•    LEAN/Six sigma preferably with AstraZeneca Supply System experience
•    Working experience in Engineering and/or technical operations 

【語学 / Language】
<必須 / Mandatory>

日本語 Japanese:Fluent

英語 English:Fluent

【その他 / Others】

<必須 / Mandatory>

Typical Accountabilities (per AZ framework and regulatory expectations)
•    Role model for AZ 5 values
•    Role model for Lean Leadership Habits
•    Foster and promote AZSS (AZ Supply System) methodology
•    Strategy deployment
•    Deliver KPIs through Tier process
•    Drive productivity improvement

【キャリアレベル / Career Level】

E or F

【勤務地 / Work Location】





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