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Senior Supply Chain Manager

Experience Dependent
Job Reference: J5635521
Updated On: 30/09/2021
Status: Open to Applications
Hyper Recruitment Solutions
Sectors: Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology, Contract Manufacturing Organisation, Distribution, Life Sciences, Cell & Gene Therapy, Bioprocessing, Science

Skills: Operations - Procurement / Supply Chain, Procurement / Supply Chain - Procurement Manager, Procurement / Supply Chain - Procurement Director / Head of, Procurement / Supply Chain - Supply Chain Specialist, Procurement / Supply Chain - Supply Chain Manager, Procurement / Supply Chain - Supply Chain Director

Job Information

Role Overview

We are currently looking for a Senior Supply Chain Manager to join a growing life sciences company based in the Stevenage area.

The company goal is to build a major global biopharmaceutical company bringing transformational and valued therapies for a range of autoimmune and inflammatory diseases, as well as preventing rejection in organ transplantation.

The Senior Supply Chain Manager is accountable for the setting up and effective running of supply chain activities supporting early-stage clinical trial activities.

We are looking for a talented, collaborative and highly motivated individual with significant supply chain management experience and an understanding of cell & gene therapies. They should also have a good understanding of the aspects of apheresis and cryopreserved drug product logistics.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

Your duties as the Senior Supply Chain Manager will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. Scheduling of apheresis shipments from clinical sites to manufacturing site and of drug product shipments to the clinical sites in close coordination with 3rd party logistics provider and our internal Clinical Operations and Production team.

2. Ensuring materials availability to manufacture products for clinical trials.

3. Management of Quell’s materials inventory on and off site, including setting up of off-site storage solutions.

4. Vendor/service provider selection and oversight in close collaboration with our Quality and Technical groups.

5. Key contact for 3rd party logistics providers.

6. Specify requirements and source material in collaboration with the relevant technical experts.

Role Requirements

To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Senior Supply Chain Manager we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. Relevant degree in Supply Chain Management, Life Sciences or Engineering. In addition, you should have experience of pharmaceutical Supply Chain Management and experience with genetically modified cell therapy products, incl. logistics requirements of cryopreserved materials.

2. You will have 3rd party oversight and vendor management, the ability to respond quickly to scheduling changes and strong communication, stakeholder management and troubleshooting skills.

3. Knowledge of applicable regulations and standards, including importation of cellular material from 3rd countries would be highly desirable.
Eve Hegarty
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DisclaimerHyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd (HRS) is an Equal Opportunities employer who are certified by Investors in People for our talent development. We welcome applications for any applicant who fulfil the role requirements for this position. HRS is a company exclusively supporting the science and technology sectors, and is made up of a collaboration of recruitment processionals and scientists. We look forward to helping you with your next career moves.