Manager - Supply Chain Data and Analytics
Princeton, New Jersey, United States

Job Summary

Occupation Aerospace and Aviation
Specialty Process Manager
Location Plainsboro, New Jersey, United States
Visa Sponsorship No

Job Description

Last Update: 1/11/24
About the Department
At Novo Nordisk, our Finance and Operations team is the engine that elevates holistic commercialization of our products. The Finance and Operations team works closely with the business across the organization to guide enterprise wide resource allocations, investment choices, drive core operations and develop insights to drive growth and operational excellence across the value chain while innovating for future capabilities. We regulate accounting, uphold workplace safety, manage our supply chain and sampling, support technology, provide commercial operations, insights & analytics, maintain our facilities and assure the integrity and completeness of all business transactions. At Novo Nordisk, you will have the opportunity to build a life-changing career in a global business environment. We encourage our employees to make the most of their talent. And we reward hard work and dedication with the opportunity for continuous learning and personal development. Are you ready to realize your potential?

The Position
The position is responsible for driving development of dashboard, reporting and analytics for Supply Chain in NAO with a collaboration with the initiatives from Global Analytics.
The position is responsible for:

Managing the development, implementation, and maintenance of supply chain dashboards and reports tailored for regional needs
Liaising and collaborating closely with the global data & analytics team, IT suppliers and GBS
Gathering, analyzing, and prioritizing business requirements from regional stakeholders to guide data & analytics initiatives
Leading local data gathering efforts, with a focus on data from wholesalers and other regional-specific sources
Driving the continuous enhancement of regional data & analytics processes and solutions
Promoting a data-driven decision-making culture within the regional supply chain organization

Reports to the Director NAO Supply Chain Development. There are no positions reporting into this role. Position regularly interacts with senior leadership across Global Supply Chain Analytics and the entire NAO Organization. Maintains relations with Global Supply Chain Analytics Stakeholders, NAO Supply Chain Organization and corresponding roles in IO and the regions within IO.

Essential Functions

Business Requirements Analysis

Engage closely with NAO stakeholders to gather and document detailed business requirements
Translate gathered requirements into implementable digital requirements specifications
Prioritize requirements based on business impact and feasibility
Communicate and validate requirements with IT suppliers and GBS for implementation
Dashboard and Reporting Development & Maintenance
Collaborate with IT suppliers and GBS to design, develop, and deploy region-specific dashboards and reports
Ensure data accuracy and the consistent performance of dashboards and reports
Regularly review and refine dashboards to stay aligned with regional needs
Organize training sessions to maximize user engagement and understanding of dashboards

Data Gathering & Management

Build relationships with local data providers, especially wholesalers
Standardize and streamline the data collection process to ensure timely and accurate data capture
Collaborate with GBS for data validation, cleaning, and storage in adherence to global policies
Promote Data-Driven Mindset the NAO Supply Chain Organization
Engage with teamsÆ data driven decision making
Integrate data insights into performance meetings and other management processes
Conduct training for data interpretation in supply chain tasks
Share successes from data-driven decisions to highlight benefits

Physical Requirements
0-10% overnight travel required.


At least a bachelorÆs degree within Business Analytics, Supply Chain Management, Economics, Engineering, Computer Science or similar
Minimum of 7 years of data & analytical experience with a BachelorÆs degree, minimum of 5 years of with a MasterÆs degree
Proven passion for generating insights from data to enable insight driven decisions
Comfort for driving data implementation projects, with a broad stakeholder landscape
Experience with analytical and visualization tools such as Alteryx, Tableau, and Power BI
Bring a curious and challenging mindset as we enjoy exercising our continuous improvement genes
Strong collaboration and stakeholder management skills on all levels in the organization
Fluent in English, both written and verbal

We commit to an inclusive recruitment process and equality of opportunity for all our job applicants.

At Novo Nordisk we recognize that it is no longer good enough to aspire to be the best company in the world. We need to aspire to be the best company for the world and we know that this is only possible with talented employees with diverse perspectives, backgrounds and cultures. We are therefore committed to creating an inclusive culture that celebrates the diversity of our employees, the patients we serve and communities we operate in. Together, weÆre life changing.

Novo Nordisk is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by local, state or federal laws, rules or regulations.

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