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Supply Chain SAP IBP Global Business Owner

Date: Nov 14, 2021

Location: Tel Aviv, IL, 1111

Company: Teva Pharmaceuticals

Company Info

Teva is a global pharmaceutical leader and the world's largest generic medicines producer, committed to improving health and increasing access to quality health solutions worldwide. Our employees are at the core of our success, with colleagues in over 80 countries delivering the world's largest medicine cabinet to 200 million people every day. We offer a uniquely diverse portfolio of products and solutions for patients and we've built a promising pipeline centered around our core therapeutic areas.  We are continually developing patient-centric solutions and significantly growing both our generic and specialty medicines business through investment in research and development, marketing, business development and innovation. This is how we improve health and enable people to live better, healthier lives. Join us on our journey of growth!

Primary Purpose of the Position

  • The Supply Chain SAP IBP Global Business Owner (GBO) will be responsible for leading and successfully implementing SAP IBP on behalf of global supply chain. The IBP GBO will be responsible for process definition and governance for implementing IBP in the areas of S&OP, Demand Planning, Supply Planning, Control Tower and other related business processes to establish an integrated business planning in Teva.


  • This role is an integral part of Global Planning group and Supply Chain Center of Practice (within Global Supply Chain) and will work closely with the manufacturing sites, Global IT, SAP Team (SAP Enterprise), commercial regions (markets), Global Supply Chain Leadership Team, Global FI, Operational Pillars and several other partnering functions.

General Duties and Responsibilities

  • The SC SAP Integrated Business Planning (IBP) GBO will be the design authority from supply chain to allow best in class integrated business planning for Teva in the areas of S&OP, Demand Planning, Supply Planning, Control Tower, inventory optimization and all the relevant functionality in scope.
  • Responsible to understand the SC business strategy, business requirements, prioritization, etc. and to translate those into successful project implementation (including UAT) with IT, and establish change management plan to support the transformation.
  • Contribute to the strategic and transformation program in SC by working with IT Deployment and assuring the right solution design from the business perspective in the different waves from design to post GoLive.
  • Work closely with IT to initiate the requirement gathering, architect solutions, blueprinting, testing, complete the workflow and documentation, as well as the functional design of the solution [designing, blue-printing and implementing DP (Demand Planning), SNP (Supply Network Planning), PP/DS (Production Planning and Detailed Scheduling) with business process design including IBP S&OP, DDMRP (Demand Driven Material Requirements Planning)].
  • These functions will be defined as enterprise-wide business processes centered on SAP S/4 HANA, SAP IBP & SAC platforms and will work with the key stakeholders to understand their needs and advise on SAP system capabilities. 
  • Co-lead and coordinate with other functions like IT the successful delivery of integrated solutions, and will also be responsible for training and education alongside the change management activities.
  • Manage stakeholders’ relationships, primarily with middle and Top-management and will drive consensus on complex business solutions.
  • Proactively identify risks and issues on programs/projects – advising on the development of risk management and issue management
  • Travel is estimated at 50%-60% according to Teva’s COVID travelling restrictions


  • Bachelor's degree in relevant studies (Industrial Engineer - preferred)
  • SAP Certification/s – advantage
  • APICS Certification – advantage
  • 3+ years of related work experience in implementing SAP IBP (full pack) and S / 4 HANA planning (PP / DS, aATP, DDMRP) – MUST
  • SAP IBP implementation in complex pharma companies – significant advantage
  • Vast experience with SAP APO
  • Demonstrated experience in SAP package solution implementation tools and methodologies with a top management-facing role and responsibility to direct and lead other team members.
  • Familiar and experienced in all lifecycle phases of a standard project (Blueprint to Go live support)
  • Demonstrated the capability to analyze SC business and technical requirements, develop strategic solutions to address the requirements for new business capabilities, and provide industry subject matter expertise 
  • Good knowledge of document flows, data structures and core processes in SAP ECC and SAP S / 4 HANA, good understanding of various integration scenarios
  • Very good knowledge of operational, tactical and strategic planning processes
  • Deep understanding of integrated business planning, S&OP, Demand Planning, Supply Planning, and Production Planning


Supply Chain

Sub Function

Supply Chain and Logistics

Reports To

Sr. Director SC Transformation and Planning Excellence, Supply Chain Planning TAPI

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