Sr. Director, Consulting - LS-Manufacturing & Supply Chain (M&SC) Consulting


: $96,150.00 - $135,490.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Executive Management

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Cognizant (NASDAQ: CTSH) is a leading provider of information technology, consulting, and business process outsourcing services, dedicated to helping the world's leading companies build stronger businesses. Headquartered in Teaneck, New Jersey (U.S.). Cognizant is a member of the NASDAQ-100, the S&P 500, the Forbes Global 1000, and the Fortune 500 and we are among the top performing and fastest growing companies in the world.

Cognizant Business Consulting (CBC) is a global consulting organization delivering strategic and domain consulting through industry and technology expertise. With over 3,400 consultants worldwide, Cognizant Business Consulting (CBC) offers high-value consulting services that improve business performance and operational productivity, lower operational expenses and improve overall performance. Clients draw upon our deep industry expertise, program and change management capabilities and analytical objectivity to help improve business productivity, drive technology-enabled business transformation and increase shareholder value. We provide a number of Business/IT Consulting Services including: Business Strategy, IT Strategy & Roadmap Development, Process Re-Engineering & Transformation, Enterprise Architecture & Technology Selection, and Domain Solutions. The Consultant consulting team is a high performing organization that is fast-growing and our client base consistently being recommended by analysts such as Forrester and Gartner.

Department Overview

With relationships with 27 out of Top 30 Global Pharma, Cognizant are recognized as an ITO & BPO partner across all areas of the Life Sciences value chain. The Life Sciences vertical comprises over 10,000 associates delivering solutions across US, UK, Europe, India, China and Japan. As a full-service provider, Cognizant provide strategy consulting, package implementation, application development, and maintenance as well as infrastructure and BPO services. Our consulting services include strategy, business-/IT alignment, packages, requirements management, and process consulting with a dedicated Life Sciences Consulting team of over 100 associates. Specific areas of focus in R&D include Clinical, Regulatory, Safety & PV Operations.

Job Functions

* You will design and provide day-to-day operational oversight and support our Life Sciences Supply Chain consulting practice.
* You will articipate in planning, design, development, and implementation of Supply Chain work.
* Business Development - continue to identify new solutions for clients.
* You will work with clients in their journey to select and implement / upgrade platforms


* You should have a minimum of 10+ years of deep Supply Chain focus in the Life Sciences Industry - experience consulting/providing strategic mentorship to most key functions in the plan, source, make, deliver cycle
* You will also need a minimum of 15 years combined experience with a management consulting firm, or a Pharmaceutical / Biotech / Medical Devices Manufacturer
* Demonstrated depth in at least two industries out of Pharmaceuticals, Biotech, or Medical Devices
* Deep experience and proven thought leadership in most of the following functional areas - Advanced Supply Chain Planning, Control Towers, Supply Chain Transparency & Analytics, Digital Supply Chain, Warehousing, or Logistics (including cold chain)
* You should have 15+ years experience delivering major transformation initiatives in business, operations and technology to the Global Fortune 500
* Experience working in an on/off-shore model will be helpful to your success.
* Proven business development skills.

Cognizant is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V. Cognizant is committed to ensuring that all current and prospective associates are afforded equal opportunities and treatment and a work environment free of harassment.

Associated topics: 3pl, distribution, inventory, material, provider, purchasing manager, raw material, subcontract, turnaround, warehouse * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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