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J&J Family of Companies Deployment Lead - Supplier Collaboration in New Brunswick, New Jersey

Deployment Lead - Supplier Collaboration - 2306122585W


Johnson & Johnson Services Inc., a member of Johnson & Johnson's family of companies is hiring for a Deployment Lead - Supplier Collaboration in New Brunswick, NJ! This is a duration-based role.

Caring for the world, one person at a time has inspired and united the people of Johnson & Johnson for over 130 years. We embrace research and science -- bringing innovative ideas, products and services to advance the health and well-being of people.

With $76.5 billion in 2017 sales, Johnson & Johnson is the world's most comprehensive and broadly-based manufacturer of health care products, as well as a provider of related services, for the consumer, pharmaceutical, and medical devices markets. There are more than 250 Johnson & Johnson operating companies employing over 125,000 people and with products touching the lives of over a billion people every day, throughout the world. If you have the talent and desire to touch the world, Johnson & Johnson has the career opportunities to help make it happen.

Thriving on a diverse company culture, celebrating the uniqueness of our employees and committed to inclusion. Proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

J&J Procurement has the vision to step change the supplier experience with J&J. Supplier collaboration is one of the key elements to enhance true E2E Collaboration within the value chain including suppliers and therefore to improve customer experience.

This position will be accountable and responsible to lead the deployment of program with a cross-functional team and in very close collaboration with buiness partners and Sponsors.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Is the Business Process Owner of the supplier collaboration capability representing the “voice of the customer”

  • Leads the cross-functional project team providing direction and feedback

  • Leads the program governance, status reporting, project risk management

  • Leads change management, communication and adoption of the newly deployed capabilities

  • Drives the vision, strategy, develops and leads the details roadmap and business value

  • Leads and partners with IT to develop and maintain the Product Technology Roadmap

  • Balance business value with technical feasibility while prioritizing features, optimizing cost and ensuring business process efficiency

  • Maintain a healthy and prioritized product backlog with appropriately sized epics and stories to ensure availability of a steady flow of requirements



Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent University degree is required. Preferred Area of Study: Supply Chain, Procurement Engineering, Science, Business complemented by MBA or other Master's qualification

Experience and Skills:


  • A minimum 10 years of relevant professional experience, preferably inside and outside Procurement

  • A strong track record of program/project management and experience in standards and best practices' design

  • Experience in Supply Chain as well as Supply Chain Procurement

  • A demonstrated track record to successfully lead complex, cross-functional process/digital programs

  • Prior success in the implementation of Capability Framework/Strategies

  • Must have track record of effectively leading and influencing within a global matrix environment across multiple businesses and initiatives

  • Strong business and finance acumen, deep understanding of managing for impact in a highly complex multi-application, multi-function environment

  • Must be able to partner effectively and influence at all levels including senior leadership outside the function and outside J&J; demonstrated engagement and facilitation skills at most senior level (VP and above)


  • Industry Experience: Life Sciences, Med Technology, FMCG

  • Proficiency in Advanced Desktop software (e.g MS Project), Finance and ERP/equivalent and CRM Platforms


  • This position is a duration-based role and anticipated duration may conclude at, prior to, or after 24 months (based on business needs) from one’s start date in this role

  • Requires up to 5% domestic and international travel

The anticipated base pay range for this position is $137,000-$235,750

Johnson & Johnson is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

For more information on how we support the whole health of our employees throughout their wellness, career and life journey, please visit www.careers.jnj.com .

Primary Location NA-US-New Jersey-New Brunswick

Organization Johnson & Johnson Services Inc. (6090)

Travel Yes, 10 % of the Time

Job Function Procurement

Req ID: 2306122585W