Emergent BioSolutions is dedicated to one simple mission—to protect and enhance life. As a global specialty pharmaceutical company, Emergent offers specialized products to healthcare providers and governments to address medical needs and emerging health threats. We value the diversity that each employee brings, and while we look for people who share our Core Values, we thrive on difference as well. With hundreds of talented employees working around the globe, Emergent is a growing organization with a wide variety of scientific, technical and professional career opportunities worldwide.
At Emergent BioSolutions Bern, the Swiss affiliate there are - beside manufacturing activities – professionals in Quality Assurance and – Control, Supply Chain and Regulatory affairs working. We are heading to the next period of growth with more than 120 professionals working on the Swiss site of Emergent in Bern / Thörishaus.
To strengthen our Supply Chain Team, for an assignment until end of 2020, we are looking for a
Master Data Steward (100%) - temporary
Develop global/enterprise focused data definitions, business rules and standards for Master Data
Lead Master Data projects and coordinate with stakeholders to ensure master data milestone dates are met
Develop, monitor and enforce data management policies, procedures, and standards
Participate in change initiatives to ensure that the introduction of undesirable impacts to data definition, maintenance, quality and/or consumption are minimized
Ensure data is compliant with defined standards, policies and quality requirements
Ensure quality of master data through documentation, metrics, and ongoing maintenance
Assist in resolving data quality problems through the appropriate choice of error detection and correction, process control and improvement, or process design strategies collaborating with subject matter experts (SMEs)
Analyze data quality for specific teams and across the organization, reporting on findings
Validate data quality, integrity, accuracy and consistency
Audit, track and report metrics
Lead data initiatives and analysis, building cross-team relationships
Work with subject matter experts and process owners to improve data quality
Education, Experience & Skills
Bachelor in Information Management, Computer/Information Science, Supply Chain, Business Administration
3 - 5 years of SAP Master Data experience especially in the manufacturing environment
3 - 5 years of experience in Supply Chain Management, production planning, Order to Cash, Quality or related fields. SAP Master Data Experience should include expert level understanding of Material Master, Vendor Master, BOM, Routing, Production, Customer Master, Quality etc.
Project management skills
Ability to audit data across multiple systems to ensure alignment
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills that enable effective working relationships with internal and external stakeholders and managing multiple stakeholders at multiple facilities
Strong understanding of data management best practices in areas such as metadata management, data quality management, root cause analysis, process design and master and reference data management
Excellent verbal & written communication skills in German and English and good presentation skills
Excellent computer skills including advanced skills in Excel, SAP APO, & SAP ECC.
Good problem-solving skills and advanced analytical skills
Excellent attention to detail and accuracy
Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
Ability to work collaboratively with business stakeholders across geographically distributed sites
Continuous improvement mindset
Ability to travel internationally up to 10% of the time is required