Supply Chain Specialist

Job Title: Supply Chain Specialist
Contract Type: Contract
REF: 122784
Contact Name: John Reid
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 5 years ago

Job Description

Supply Chain Specialist
Would you like to work for one of the market leaders within the pharmaceutical sector? I have a fantastic exclusive opportunity with one of the market leaders looking for a Supply Chain Specialist
The Supply Chain Specialist will support a dedicated Project Team. The position requires a person who is organized and can effectively work in a cross functional team. They will have responsibility include representing the Supply Planning team on a particular project. This will involve liaising between the Project team and the Supply Planners and other functions as necessary.
This is an initial contract position however there is an excellent possibility of been made permanent, I can provide more information on request.
Responsibilities of Supply Chain Specialist
? Responsible to Project Lead and functional leaders for accomplishing assigned tasks on project schedule, on-time.
? As primary point of contact, accountable for the function?s tasks.
? Expected to lead sub-projects within the scope of the project, securing the needed resources by consulting with their functional management.
? Responsible for communicating status updates of assigned tasks to the Project Team in a timely fashion
? Raises issues in a timely manner, following appropriate escalation plan guidance.
? Attend weekly and monthly project meetings. Set up meetings with Planners to implement changes.
? Creation of Action Items and submission of Change Controls in Trackwise for approval. Ensure closure of same in a timely manner.
? Ensure set dates are completed in a timely manner in company Artwork Management System
? Expected to lead sub-projects within the scope of the project, securing the needed resources by consulting with their functional management
? Will report into the Supply Planning Manager.
Requirements of the Supply Chain Specialist
? Degree in Business, Engineering or Operations Management, or equivalent
? Proven experience in various and growing supply chain roles including project related roles.
? Knowledge of Change Control and Trackwise management system
? Knowledge of or experience in the implementation of product in new artwork in a Pharma environment
o SAP R/3 experience +
o APO Supplier Network Planner
o Collaboration, Cross Functional experience.
? ? Lean and or Six Sigma Certification (Black or Green Belt) background preferable
? ? APICS certified ? Certified in Production and Inventory Management preferable

In strict confidence please send an up to date CV and cover letter to John Reid at The RFT Group / / on 01-2302400 /

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