Supply Chain Manager

Job Title: Supply Chain Manager
Location: Dublin
Contact Name: Gerry Kennedy
Contact Email:
Job Published: almost 5 years ago

Job Description

Supply Chain Manager (young Dublin based pharma start up )  initial 6 month contract 

Our client is a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on providing therapies to patients with rare diseases. 

Their seasoned management team has a broad range of experience in commercialization, acquisition,

licensing, formulation and product development. Six Month Fixed term contract role

Job Spec

·       Support integration of a portfolio of newly acquired products production focussing on the production planning
        and order management

·       Support initiation and implementation of corporate serialisation project by:

o   Coordinating internal activity and liaising with internal stakeholders

o   Primary liaison with implementation partner and SC partners

o   Taking the lead for master data management and setting up necessary controls and procedures

·       Set up a new cross functional meeting/process to review current and planned change controls

·       Review of change controls raised to determine supply chain impact.

·       Review freight and distribution network and import/export licenses and practices

·       Support implementation of corporate S&OP process documenting and administering process and initiating 
        meetings and reports

·       Support any procurement tenders for services

·       Review current SC planning and reporting templates and optimise where necessary implementing SOPs
        where appropriate

·       Review and optimise SC data and folders

Person Spec

·       Excellent analytical, organizational, critical thinking and problem-solving skills are mandatory

·       Strong negotiation skills and ability to influence planning decisions at CMO’s

·       Strong leadership skills, self-motivated with ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks to tight deadlines

·       Excellent interpersonal, communication and presentation skills

·       Ability to work well with diverse staff and stakeholders in multiple locations

·       Five-years experience and demonstrated knowledge in Pharmaceutical Supply Chain operations

·       Maintain/develop strong relationships with supply chain counterparts in the internal and external contractors to  
        facilitate continuous performance improvement.

·       Strong knowledge of master scheduling, capacity planning, materials management, import/export,
        SAP supply chain functionality, MS Office, project management and analytical tools

·       Supply Chain or Business degree or higher

·       APICS CPIM and/or CSCP preferred


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