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Supply Chain Director Projects

Job Title: Supply Chain Director Projects
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dublin
Industry:
REF: 123948
Contact Name: Laurentina Kennedy
Contact Email: laurentina@rftgroup.ie
Job Published: 2 months ago

Job Description

Supply Chain Director Projects Pharma Dublin
Our client is a global biopharmaceutical company dedicated to developing life-changing medicines for people with serious diseases. They have a diverse portfolio of marketed medicines and novel product candidates, from early- to late-stage development, in key therapeutic areas.
The Supply Chain Director – Projects will be responsible for identifying and leading supply chain and related projects you will have a strong understanding of end-to-end pharmaceutical supply chain processes including materials sourcing, planning, manufacturing and distribution. With a strong understanding of project management processes, risk management processes, pharmaceutical quality management systems and regulatory impact on supply chain
You will be reporting to: Head of Global Supply Chain

Responsibilities:
  • Identifying supply chain improvement opportunities
  • Leading supply chain, other functions and external partners on supply chain product, process and systems projects
  • Planning and obtaining project resources to ensure project and business objectives are achieved
  • Communicating project status, mitigating issues and escalating appropriately to stakeholders
  • Representing supply chain on cross-functional projects
  • Managing internal and external partner project delivery performance
  • Ensuring project compliance with GxP, trade, financial and other regulations
  • Modelling and sharing with wider team technical, planning, communication, interpersonal, leadership and judgment skills
Required:
  • Primary degree in supply chain, business, engineering, manufacturing, or a related discipline
  • Masters degree in a business or numerate discipline
  • > 10 years relevant experience in pharmaceutical supply chain with familiarity with orphan drug products, contract manufacturing and global new product introduction
  • Flexibility to work outside normal business hours if required
  • Ability to travel internationally up to 25% if required

Key Competencies:
  • Strong understanding of end to end pharmaceutical supply chain processes including materials sourcing, planning, manufacturing and distribution
  • Strong understanding of project management processes, risk management processes, pharmaceutical quality management systems and regulatory impact on supply chain
  • Demonstrated identification and initiation of significant supply chain improvement projects
  • Demonstrated project management skills and experience including delivery to timelines and budget
  • Demonstrated stakeholder engagement skills and experience
  • Demonstrated situation analysis, problem-solving and decision making skills and experience
  • Strong experience collaborating with and successfully delivering supply chain project outcomes through external partners
  • Strong, accurate oral and written communication and presentation skills
  • Strong track-record of delivering results through effective team and peer leadership
  • Strong leader who is able to influence and motivate a cross functional team to deliver required objectives
For further information on this Supply Chain Director – Project position please contact Laurentina Kennedy at The RFT Group on 01 2302400 / Laurentina@rftgroup.ie. Check out all our open jobs on our Recruitment website: www.rftgroup.ie
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