Working with Us
Challenging. Meaningful. Life-changing. Those aren’t words that are usually associated with a job. But working at Bristol Myers Squibb is anything but usual. Here, uniquely interesting work happens every day, in every department. From optimizing a production line to the latest breakthroughs in cell therapy, this is work that transforms the lives of patients, and the careers of those who do it. You’ll get the chance to grow and thrive through opportunities uncommon in scale and scope, alongside high-achieving teams rich in diversity. Take your career farther than you thought possible.
Bristol Myers Squibb recognizes the importance of balance and flexibility in our work environment. We offer a wide variety of competitive benefits, services and programs that provide our employees with the resources to pursue their goals, both at work and in their personal lives. Read more: careers.bms.com/working-with-us .
Bristol Myers Squibb Netherlands
Bristol Myers Squibb has been active in the Dutch market for over 50 years, employing people across a range of activities and business units in Utrecht, The Netherlands.
The Netherlands is also home to our first European Cell Therapy facility , located at the Leiden Bio Science Park, the largest life sciences cluster of The Netherlands. This new state of the art facility is focused on commercial manufacturing with capabilities for multi-product Cell Therapy manufacturing. You can become part of this exciting journey. Check out this video if you want to know more about it!
The Netherlands has everything it takes to become the medicines hub of Europe, the so-called Boston by the North Sea. As we continue to expand our footprint by building this new site, we are looking to grow our team.
Would you like to become an important chain in our worldwide network to bring this new personalized treatment to patients suffering from blood cancer? Join us and be a game changer!
The Manager Operational Excellence will help drive growth and optimization of Leiden cell therapy site. In this role, the successful candidate will ensure continuous improvement efforts are well defined, prioritized, and positioned to deliver.
Will act as a key driver for cultural maturity moving towards an Operational Excellence site.
This role will engage directly with functional area owners to assess and develop functional area capability through capacity, cost and or quality drivers.
Change agent within site, who will drive execution of Operational Excellence roadmap
Plan & lead continuous improvement initiatives to successful completion and realization of tangible benefits
Fosters a culture of Operational Excellence through coaching and developing a continuous improvement organization
Lean Six Sigma Black Belt certification and experience in implementing Lean Six Sigma/continuous improvement capabilities within an organization
Relevant experience in developing, coaching, implementing Operational Excellence capabilities and continuous improvements across the value stream.
Exceptional communication and problem-solving skills
Professional experience at global corporate(s) within Biomedical, Industrial or Chemical Engineering sector is preferred
Preference for candidates with an educational background in Biomedical, Industrial or Chemical Engineering
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Why You Should Apply
If you come across a role that intrigues you but doesn’t perfectly line up with your resume, we encourage you to apply anyway. You could be one step away from work that will transform your life and career.
Uniquely Interesting Work, Life-changing Careers
With a single vision as inspiring as “Transforming patients’ lives through science™ ”, every BMS employee plays an integral role in work that goes far beyond ordinary. Each of us is empowered to apply our individual talents and unique perspectives in an inclusive culture, promoting diversity in clinical trials, while our shared values of passion, innovation, urgency, accountability, inclusion and integrity bring out the highest potential of each of our colleagues.
Physical presence at the BMS worksite or physical presence in the field is a necessary job function of this role, which the Company deems critical to collaboration, innovation, productivity, employee well-being and engagement, and it enhances the Company culture.
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