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Solutions Hub Specialist

Takeda Pharmaceuticals America, Inc.
Exton, PA 19341
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Job Description

Are you looking for a patient-focused, innovation-driven company that will inspire you and empower you to shine? Join us as a Solutions Hub Specialist in our Exton, PA office.

At Takeda, we are transforming the pharmaceutical industry through our R&D-driven market leadership and being a values-led company. To do this, we empower our people to realize their potential through life-changing work. Certified as a Global Top Employer, we offer stimulating careers, encourage innovation, and strive for excellence in everything we do. We foster an inclusive, collaborative workplace, in which our global teams are united by an unwavering commitment to deliver Better Health and a Brighter Future to people around the world.

Here, you will be a vital contributor to our inspiring, bold mission.

As a Solutions Hub Specialist working on our Takeda Business Solutions team, you will be empowered. Takeda Business Solutions (TBS) is an award-winning organization committed to creating an exceptional experience where you feel supported and confident in our solutions. We partner with the business and harness the power of data and digital to optimize end-to-end processes across Finance, Procurement and HR. With a clear line of sight to the patient, we create seamless experiences that free up our people's time to focus on our purpose - better health for people, brighter future for the world.

A typical day will include:


  • The Solutions Hub Specialist supports daily operational activities of the centralized team. Ensures prompt, accurate, and consistent handling of inquiries in accordance with department goals and standards, including accurate prioritizing, categorizing, and documenting requests in cooperation with Global process ownership teams, while ensuring a customer-oriented environment, promoting strong internal collaboration.
  • Ensures that Solutions hub related metrics are tracked, and SLA is met.
  • Identify opportunities for refinement of and executing continuous improvement opportunities as they relate to process and systems.
  • Escalates issues to the relevant support group to speed and aid execution of the transactional procurement process.
  • The Solutions Hub Specialist should be prepared to explore new ideas and innovative solutions that are aligned to complex business priorities.

  • Receiving and processing Procurement, Accounts Payable and Travel & Expenses support requests through the ticketing system, phone, email, and Live chat according to the team standards.
  • Supporting users with ServiceNow system and processes (e.g., Purchase order creation activity, AP and T&E operations, incident error troubleshooting)
  • Working closely with second line support (IT, Accounts Payable, Master Data, Contract team, Accounting and Reporting) to provide stakeholders with end-to-end solution
  • Providing pro-active feedback, identifies bottlenecks and suggests how to improve the process and drive continues improvement projects
  • Utilize case management to ensure timely responses, achievement of internal service level agreements, and measure productivity.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with constant deadlines and time constraints; open to an environment where things change constantly.
  • Demonstrated strong interpersonal, verbal (phone) and written communication, as well as active listening skills to manage high-volume, inbound inquiries from employees and customers; position continually requires demonstrated poise, tact and diplomacy
  • Prepares relevant documentation when required (ex SOPs, Work instructions)
  • Demonstrated problem-solving skills and computer skills.
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • Supporting projects when required.

  • Background in Procurement, Accounts Payable, Customer Service, Travel & Expenses would be an asset
  • Project management (Agile, Six Sigma, Lean)
  • Bachelor's degree preferred or equivalent work experience.
  • Experience in service-oriented or regulated industries would be a plus.
  • Improvement-oriented mindset (expert on such techniques as Lean/Kaizen)
  • Experience with in external innovations and automation (ERP, WF, Robotics, AI)
  • Interpersonal skills and confident approach building partnerships amongst colleagues.
  • Advanced communication skills, verbal and writing.
  • High organizational, analytical and technical skills.
  • High problem solving and customer service skills.
  • Ability to work in an international team-based environment remotely, intercultural skills
  • Ability to work on non-standard hours

  • 401(k) with company match and Annual Retirement Contribution Plan
  • Tuition reimbursement Company match of charitable contributions
  • Health & Wellness programs including onsite flu shots and health screenings
  • Generous time off for vacation and the option to purchase additional vacation days
  • Community Outreach Programs

Empowering Our People to Shine

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This job posting excludes CO Applicants.

Absent an approved religious or medical reason, all US office-based and lab-based Takeda employees who work fully on-site or in a hybrid model (as determined by Takeda) must be fully vaccinated to work at a Takeda site or to engage with Takeda colleagues or anyone else on behalf of Takeda. US field-based employees must be fully vaccinated as a condition of employment, absent an approved religious or medical reason. US employees who work at a Takeda manufacturing facility, and those who work at a BioLife center or BioLife lab, may be subject to different guidelines. If you are contacted by a Takeda recruiter about your job application, we encourage you to seek more information on the applicable guidelines for the Business Unit/Function to which you have applied.

EEO Statement

Takeda is proud in its commitment to creating a diverse workforce and providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, parental status, national origin, age, disability, citizenship status, genetic information or characteristics, marital status, status as a Vietnam era veteran, special disabled veteran, or other protected veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws, and any other characteristic protected by law.


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Posted: 2021-11-21 Expires: 2021-12-20
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