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Asia Crop Protection MPS Implementation Lead

Apply Later Req ID 01PXX Date posted 04/24/2018

We are seeking a motivated Asia Crop Protection MPS Implementation Lead. This position will be located in Singapore, reporting to Manufacturing COE Lead.

This position will lead the implementation of the MPS across multiple sites:

Key Responsibilities:

·        Develop robust understanding of MPS implementation methodology, lean content and change management approach to successfully lead MPS implementation at crop protection sites in Asia.

·        Review opportunity hypotheses, findings and analyses of site implementation teams during MPS Implementation

·        Guide teams to size the value improvements and prioritize implementation

and lead best practices sharing

·        Update the MPS playbook after site implementation in collaboration with Production CoE and other MPS Implementation Leads

·        Act as an SME after the initial MPS implementation and facilitate the continuous improvement journey to ensure that the Production system remains sustainable

 ·        Lead project management office at the sites and coordinate with multiple stakeholders e.g. site leadership, regional leadership, Production CoE, external resources (e.g. CCi) in initial waves.

·        Review project progress and challenge teams to develop action plans to close gaps to plan e.g. timelines, practice maturity progression, financial targets, adoption and sustainability of improvements

·        Ensure people changes are on track to support sustainable changes including an emphasis on change management and the implementation of competency frameworks and role descriptions

·        Measure and report benefits (operational and financial results) from site implementation and develop Executive Summary of project progress and benefits delivered

·      Coordinate across AM2020 initiatives e.g. MES and ASP/AI

·      Ensure adequate training of site personnel during implementation. Deliver trainings, as required

Required Skills/Experience:

  • Degree in agriculture, engineering disciplines or Supply Chain Management
  • Additional methodology training and certifications preferred (e.g., Lean certification, Six-sigma black belt certification etc.)
  • Leadership experience in manufacturing or supply chain
  • Experience in managing and developing teams
  • Skilled at leading, managing conflict and negotiating with cross-functional teams

Bayer successfully completed the acquisition of Monsanto in June 2018, bringing together Monsanto’s leadership in seeds and plant traits with Bayer’s leadership in chemical and biological crop protection. By joining forces, we will create even more extensive career opportunities for talent around the world. We’re a global team working to shape agriculture through breakthrough innovation that will benefit farmers, consumers, and our planet.

 

While we are now Bayer, we will continue to hire using separate career sites until we can integrate our career platforms. We invite you to explore the career opportunities available at the combined company by visiting advancingtogether.com/careers.

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