Canadian Blood Services (“CBS”) is seeking a Director, Integrated Supply Chain, Business System Processes and Analytics (the “Director,”) to provide enabling capabilities for supply chain performance in an organization experiencing continued and inspiring transformation. The Director will contribute to CBS’s strategy to become a best-in-class manufacturer of biological products. Strongly aligned to CBS’s Mission, Vision and Values, the Director will work to ensure Canadian Blood Services remains the trusted provider of high-quality blood and blood services for all Canadians.
Based at or near one of CBS’s permanent operational business sites and reporting to the Chief Supply Chain Officer & Vice-President Donor Relations (“CSCO and Vice President, Donor Relations”) and working closely with business leaders in Finance, IT, Donor Relations, Operations and Planning, the Director provides leadership and direction for the development and delivery of business process and technology solutions to drive best-in-class supply chain performance. Serving as a strong strategic supply chain leader and trusted advisor to the CSCO and Vice President, Donor Relations, the CBS Executive Management Team, and other key CBS internal and external stakeholders, the Director will inspirationally and collaboratively align business processes and technology solutions to support key business priorities and strategies.
The Director will develop and lead the integrated supply chain’s (“ISC”) systems and analytics effort and, in collaboration with CBS leadership, be responsible for the development and maintenance of CBS’s strategy to support the fulfilment of current and future strategic CBS systems requirements. She/he will oversee and support strategic, cross-functional initiatives related to improvements in CBS’s ISC processes, systems, technology, and compliance, regularly reviewing them and adjusting to align with changing business priorities. The Director, in collaboration with regional operational leaders, will be responsible for integrating supply chain processes nationally and across functions, ensuring efficient and effective supply chain processes are consistently executed organization-wide. With a mandate to refine and develop best-in-class supply chain practices, processes and systems to enable productivity, cost efficiency and transformation across the enterprise, the Director will leverage technology and the power of data analytics to improve real-time decision making and business planning success.
This is an outstanding opportunity for an authentic, collaborative supply chain leader to be part of an engaged and passionate leadership team that delivers essential, mission-critical services within Canada’s larger health care system. The successful Director brings 10+ years of supply chain leadership experience gained within the pharmaceutical, time-sensitive or other high-precision technology industries and in high-growth and/or transformational environments. She/he is a senior executive with a proven ability to drive high-performing supply chain operations through best-in-class systems and technology solutions that leverage real-time data and the power of analytics to improve decision-making and enable integrated business planning success.
The ideal candidate is a transformational, outcomes-oriented leader who is excited by the challenge and has a proven track record of building rapport and gaining essential buy-in and alignment across complex, multi-stakeholder environments.
How to Apply
If you are interested in further exploring this Director, Integrated Supply Chain, Business System Processes and Analytics opportunity, please contact Lisa Heidman, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Arlington Partners International at firstname.lastname@example.org. The detailed Position Profile highlighting the CBS Director, Integrated Supply Chain, Business System Processes and Analytics opportunity and desired key competencies will be provided to all candidates under consideration. We look forward to exploring your candidacy.