Manager I, Project - Global Logistics

Boston Scientific's hybrid workplace includes remote and onsite roles. By applying to this position, you will have the opportunity to discuss your preferred working location with your Talent Acquisition Specialist.

Remote Eligible:  Hybrid
Onsite Location(s): 

Quincy, MA, US, 62301


Diversity - Innovation - Caring - Global Collaboration - Winning Spirit - High Performance

At Boston Scientific, we’ll give you the opportunity to harness all that’s within you by working in teams of diverse and high-performing employees, tackling some of the most important health industry challenges. With access to the latest tools, information and training, we’ll help you in advancing your skills and career. Here, you’ll be supported in progressing – whatever your ambitions.


About the role:

As a member of the Global Logistics COE team, the Project Manager oversees key projects and programs related to the expansion of distribution capacity and ensures capacity is sufficient and available to support the growth of Boston Scientific’s distribution network worldwide. This role is also responsible for refining the global logistics strategy to support continuous improvement, while driving profitability and sustainable growth within the organization. 


Your responsibilities will include:

  • Leading and implementing the transfer or setup of new distribution centers (BSC owned or with 3PL partners), while considering overall objectives and constraints; key activities can include data validation, sourcing with external vendors, process mapping, sizing of areas, logistics automation and equipment, costing etc.
  • Partnering with business leaders to define the long-term distribution capacity strategy; participate in strategy discussions to determine how distribution capacity is being defined, monitored and forecasted 
  • Providing an overview of all distribution capacity related projects as key input into the internal PMO process to ensure priorities and resources are being managed
  • Establishing and implementing project plans, timelines, milestones, roles and resources, while ensuring corporate policies and global regulations are followed 
  • Mentoring project team members to build expertise and support future projects or programs 
  • Identifying and managing cross-departmental teams to drive tasks to completion
  • Standardizing processes to improve distribution capabilities across the global network


Required qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration or Supply Chain Management
  • Minimum 5yrs of logistics and distribution-based project management experience 
  • Knowledge of Global Supply Chain processes (e.g. plan, source, make, deliver)


Preferred qualifications:

  • Project Management Certification
  • Experience working in medical device or similar GMP industry
  • Experience with the set up or transfer of new distribution centers including related processes and technology
  • Experience with process improvement methodologies (Lean, Six Sigma) or SCRUM
  • Experience with MS projects, Smartsheet or other project management tools
  • Ability to communicate effectively with individuals on all levels (written and verbally) 
  • Strong problem-solving and critical thinking skills; analytical and process-driven
  • Strong interpersonal skills with ability to develop and maintain relationships 
  • Strong leadership skills with ability to influence and drive performance cross-functionally 
  • Results-oriented with strong organizational skills; ability to prioritize and manage multiple projects

Requisition ID: 562107

As a leader in medical science for more than 40 years, we are committed to solving the challenges that matter most – united by a deep caring for human life. Our mission to advance science for life is about transforming lives through innovative medical solutions that improve patient lives, create value for our customers, and support our employees and the communities in which we operate. Now more than ever, we have a responsibility to apply those values to everything we do – as a global business and as a global corporate citizen.


So, choosing a career with Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX) isn’t just business, it’s personal. And if you’re a natural problem-solver with the imagination, determination, and spirit to make a meaningful difference to people worldwide, we encourage you to apply and look forward to connecting with you!


At Boston Scientific, we recognize that nurturing a diverse and inclusive workplace helps us be more innovative and it is important in our work of advancing science for life and improving patient health. That is why we stand for inclusion, equality, and opportunity for all. By embracing the richness of our unique backgrounds and perspectives, we create a better, more rewarding place for our employees to work and reflect the patients, customers, and communities we serve. Boston Scientific is proud to be an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.


Boston Scientific maintains a drug-free workplace. Pursuant to Va. Code § 2.2-4312 (2000), Boston Scientific is providing notification that the unlawful manufacture, sale, distribution, dispensation, possession, or use of a controlled substance or marijuana is prohibited in the workplace and that violations will result in disciplinary action up to and including termination.


Please be advised that certain US based positions, including without limitation field sales and service positions that call on hospitals and/or health care centers, require acceptable proof of COVID-19 vaccination status.  Candidates will be notified during the interview and selection process if the role(s) for which they have applied require proof of vaccination as a condition of employment.  Boston Scientific continues to evaluate its policies and protocols regarding the COVID-19 vaccine and will comply with all applicable state and federal law and healthcare credentialing requirements.   As employees of the Company, you will be expected to meet the ongoing requirements for your roles, including any new requirements, should the Company’s policies or protocols change with regard to COVID-19 vaccination.

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