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Supply Chain/Engineering Co-Op: Drexel University (Starting September 23rd, 2019)

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Supply Chain/Engineering Co-Op: Drexel University (Starting September 23rd, 2019)

Horsham, PA
  • Responsibilities

    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. Employees of the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies work with partners in health care to touch the lives of over a billion people every day, throughout the world.

    With $81.6 billion in 2018 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 and diagnostics markets.

    With more than 260 Johnson & Johnson operating companies that employ over 135,000 people work with partners in health care to make a difference in the lives of over a billion people throughout the world.

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

    If you have the talent and desire to touch the world, Johnson & Johnson has the career opportunities to help make it happen.

    We are recruiting for Co-Ops located in Fort Washington, PA, Horsham, PA, West Chester, PA, and Skillman, NJ, for the following teams:

    Portfolio and Project Management Co-Op: Fort Washington, PA

    You will work closely with the Portfolio department, Project Management department, and multi-functional partners to lead in the management and execution of all elements of delivering projects.

    • You will routinely work with senior management, support project management team members and supply on an individual basis and in group settings
    • You will supply to Portfolio data management, system compliance across user communities, and Company Portfolio analytics with a focus on Tableau
    • Could work on both individual process improvement projects within the PMO department as well as support project teams led by Project Managers
    • You will also be responsible for maintaining the Portfolio Metrics for US Over the Counter project portfolio, enhancement of the reporting and tracking capabilities and leading/providing support to New Product Launch and Supply Chain Projects
    • Maintain active, regular communication and involvement with internal and external project team members
    • You should possess both an analytical and strategic mindset as well as strong problem solving and communication skills
    • You should enjoy trends in data, working with project teams and improving and simplify process
    • You should have Excel experience with v-lookups, pivot tables and macros is preferred. Tableau experience is preferred
    • Experience with SharePoint is a plus

    Our preferred majors are, but are not limited to:

    • Supply Chain/Logistics, Engineering, Operations, Management Information Systems, Information Systems/Information, Chemical, Electrical Engineering, Manufacturing, Mechanical Engineering


    • Be a part of a global team responsible for analyzing the strategic capacity profile of the internal and external Janssen network

    • You will support the Janssen Supply Chain Strategic Capacity Planning team during their annual renewal process to update the long term planning model

    • Organize future forecasts for all pharmaceutical brands, generating conversion files for entering the information into the modeling system, and analyzing the changes to the forecasts from previous years

    • Maintain the forecast templates and analyzing any discrepancies related to suppliers, volume allocation, and magnitude of demand

    • Responsibility for special projects may also be requested

    Our preferred majors are, but are not limited to:

    • Supply Chain, Logistics, Management, ISBT, Economics, Marketing or Finance


    The Co-Op will be responsible for supporting base business tactically through report generation and analysis, and strategically through innovation and project work. The Co-Op may have the opportunity to work on process enhancements with business process owners as well as different franchise planners.

    • Provide Supply Planning support including report ownership and analysis
    • Strategic member through innovation and project work
    • Identify process improvements
    • Attend and lead department meetings as necessary

    Our preferred majors are, but are not limited to:

    • Operations & Supply Chain Management, Management Information Systems, Business & Engineering

    Strategic Sourcing Chemical Co-Op: Fort Washington, PA

    You will work closely with the External Manufacturing Strategic Sourcing Group within one of our Consumer operating companies, McNeil.

    • You will update and maintain the Approved Supplier List (ASL), communicating with the suppliers to obtain necessary documentation and obtaining and processing documentation
    • You will also create purchase orders as needed, distributes Packaging Master Files and Receipt Acknowledgement forms for primary internal components, and provides support and assistance on various projects
    • You will have the chance to work closely with the Consumer Supplier Quality team to ensure they are following all rules and regulations to consistently meet expectations and compliance, along with the External Manufacturing team to ensure they are receiving all necessary documentation for all McNeil led materials
    • Communicate with the suppliers to receive signed concurrence on all McNeil led specifications
    • Ensuring McNeil has compliant documentation from suppliers
    • Supporting External Manufacturing and Consumer Supplier Quality


    The candidate will support Animal Health New Product Introduction (NPI) projects, ensuring continuity of supply by leading and/or participating in complex tasks that require influencing and cross-functional communication.

    • You will act as Supply Chain Project Lead for their assigned NPI Animal Health projects and actively participate in activities/deliverables, project plan development, updates to management and other core team activities to help establish project direction. Responsibilities typically are more site or supplier specific focused
    • Will gather and provide operations inputs into the design of a new product to ensure the product is designed to meet business metrics including cost and gross profit margins
    • Participate in site/supplier selection processes. Collaborate with internal functions and suppliers to finalize the product design, material selection & process selection
    • Work with internal and external teams to develop capacity plans for scale-up including requirements for capital and validation expenses
    • Support the resource planning requirements for manufacturing internally and externally. Participates in or leads strategic decision-making process including make vs. buy analysis, site selection decisions
    • Contribute to decision-making in key areas of the project including financial, marketing, planning, quality and design. Ensure all areas of the supply chain (Make, Buy and Plan) are involved and engaged throughout the project lifecycle, providing two-way communications between project teams and supply chain functions

    Our preferred majors are, but are not limited to:

    • Engineering, Physical Sciences, Business/Supply Chain


    This role will expose the Co-Op to business planning principals that follow standard supply chain practices used in the pharmaceutical industry. You will experience day to day events related to planning, ordering, ERP system transactions, metric tracking, and issue management.

    • Running weekly/monthly group reports
    • Performing planning order transactions, collecting and analyzing data, creating and maintaining master data
    • Attending weekly operation meetings, updating departmental metrics completing various projects and helping with day to day business needs

    Our preferred majors are, but are not limited to:

    • Engineering, Business/Supply Chain


    You will partner with over 25 Johnson & Johnson (J&J) Operating Companies to deliver innovative capabilities, services, and compliance leadership across all sectors while developing future leaders and transportation expertise for the company.

    • Support major RTO projects through data analysis (i.e. reliability improvements, bids submissions, carrier initiatives, etc) and provide recommendations to project teams based on analysis results
    • Lead cost and service improvement initiatives as related to transportation
    • Cross-functional collaboration with internal and external business units at all levels to drive process execution, changes, and deliverables
    • Utilize systems such as Tableau and Alteryx to increase functionality and capability of reports

    Our preferred majors are, but are not limited to:

    • Engineering, Business/Supply Chain
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  • Qualifications


    • You are legally authorized to work in the U.S. and not require sponsorship for employment visa status now or in the future (e.g. H1-B status)
    • Have a minimum GPA of 3.0 Cumulative
    • You are actively enrolled in Drexel University pursuing either a Bachelors or Master’s degree (but not necessarily taking classes)
    • You have reliable transportation to and from work daily
    • You are able to work full time (40 hours per week) during the duration of the co-op position.
    • Completion of at least freshman year of undergraduate academic program is required
    • Ability to lead multiple projects and initiatives while maintaining a strong sense of urgency.
    • You should be able to demonstrate strong analytical and quantitative skills, excellent communication and presentation skills and leadership qualities.
    • Have basic proficiency with the Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and PowerPoint)

    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.

  • Industry
    Hospital and Health Care
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  • About Us

    When you join Johnson & Johnson, your next move could mean the next innovation.

    In the next ten years, healthcare is predicted to radically transform more than any other industry, with old models being disrupted in favor of new methods to make the world a healthier place for everyone. Johnson & Johnson has long excelled in times of transformation. Its history of firsts—from Band-Aids to feminine care to treatments for HIV, cancer, Ebola, and, most recently, Alzheimer’s — demonstrates how J&J combines passion, science and technology to create game-changing innovations.

    Those epic innovations were discovered, developed and distributed by people just like you. And when you apply your talent to Johnson & Johnson's shared purpose, there’s no end to the lasting impact you can make, together. And that changes everything.