Bayer is a global enterprise with core competencies in the Life Science fields of health care and agriculture. Its products and services are designed to benefit people and improve their quality of life. At Bayer you have the opportunity to be part of a culture where we value the passion of our employees to innovate and give them the power to change.
YOUR TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES
The primary responsibilities of this role, Site Lead, are to:
Responsible for at least one internal Parent Seed production site in the NA region (US or HI or PR);
Lead operations for Row Crops Parent Seed (Pre-foundation and/or Foundation), critical to meet GP and assure LTO. Majority of all parent seed regularly handle seed under stewarded or regulated status, a multi-trait portfolio and high complexity, requiring expertise and maximum oversight;
Ensure safe production & timely delivery of crops, supply reliability, inventory mgmt.- all processes & ops., from field to finished goods to support future commercial seed production & new product launches;
Create and support a safety-first culture in the site. Demonstrate and promote a safe culture at all times;
Responsible for efficient operations and financial performance of the site, including the planning and execution of capital and expensed projects and the monitoring and management of reliability;
Responsible for developing, implementing and leading a working environment that provides team members a high level of empowerment, with opportunities for personal and professional development;
Develop and implement strategies that optimize production, improve performance (cost, reliability, quality), share best practices, and develop people;
Lead oversight of safety, sustainability, and quality programs to drive a strong site culture and best-in-class program management of HSE, ISO 9001-2015, Regulatory, stewardship, and Business Conduct;
Collaborate with partners in Product Supply and Technology to enable best practice sharing and people development, including implementation & sustainability of key initiatives like AM2020/Production Systems;
Responsible to ensure delivery of all Parent Seed, Market Development plot seed, Corn States licensee product, Research Shipments, including enabling of critical small scale commercial seed. (Involves growing, conditioning, treating, packaging and delivery).
WHO YOU ARE
Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our LIFE values. More specifically related to this position, Bayer seeks an incumbent who possesses the following:
10+ years experience in manufacturing, supply chain, technology or related function;
Ability to critically think about the business to collaborate in building a vision for NA Row Crop Parent Seed Production;
Ability to influence commercial and breeding organizations to enable efficiency/synergy targets;
Ability to speak proficiently in both English and Spanish.
Preferred academic discipline in Business, Engineering, Agriculture, Supply Chain or related function;
Strong people leadership experience;
Ability to read and write in both English and Spanish.
Domestic and International relocation may be offered.
Bayer offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and you have the “Passion to Innovate” and the “Power to Change”, we encourage you to apply now. To all recruitment agencies: Bayer does not accept unsolicited third party resumes.
Bayer is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans
Bayer is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodations in its application process for individuals with disabilities and encourages applicants with disabilities to request any needed accommodation(s) using the contact information below.
+ 1 888-473-1001, option #5