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Clinical Supply Chain Planner

Cheshire   •  Negotiable  •  Contract/Temporary, Full time


Global Clinical Supply Chain Planner

Role: Clinical Supply Chain Planner

Duration: 12 months

Location: Macclesfield 3 days on site- 2 remote

Rates: 220 per dayPAYE

Key Attributes

In depth knowledge of R&D supply chain and drug development process

Experience in translatingthe programme level demand into a supply plan and execute the plan.

Knowledge of pharmaceutical production, supply chain principles, good manufacturing practice, Food and Drug Administration requirements (or equivalent) and Customs rules and regulations.

Proficient IT skills and an aptitude for systems

Excellent analytical Skills and an interest in using data to drive decisions

Demonstrated technical skills and mindset in supply chain management including supply planning & inventory management

Experience of supply chain management tools

Good understanding of the principles of risk.

Good influencing, negotiating and problem-solving skills, including across functional, geographical and cultural boundaries.

Demonstrated experience of training and coaching colleagues

Excellent English written and verbal communication skills.

Pharmaceutical Technology and Development (PT&D) is the bridge which turns brilliant science into actual medicines that help millions of people. We work across the entire value chain, designing and delivering active ingredients, formulations and devices required to support new medicines from supplies for use in clinical trials to developing the technology to ensure drugs can be scaled up for commercial manufacture.

Our global Clinical Program Supply Chain team is growing, and we are now looking for Clinical Supply Planner to join our team. Maybe you are one of them? This is a relatively new role in our organization, and you will have a fantastic opportunity to shape & develop the role to drive maximum value for the organization.

As a Clinical Supply Planner you will translate the programme level demand into a supply plan and execute the plan. This will be accomplished by developing and executing optimized plans inline with the Clinical Supply Chain Strategy. You will work closely with Clinical Supply Chain Programme Leads (CSPL) and Clinical Study Leads to match demand & supply and ultimately deliver lifechanging medicines to patients.

Accountabilities include:

Translating demand in to supply plans, which meet the inventory strategy set out by the Programme Lead (CSPL)

Providing forecasts to our supply chain partners for each of the bill of material levels in the supply chain

Executing the supply plan to ensure kits are available to meet patient demand

oplacing orders with a range of supply chain partners

otracking progress & escalating issues

oensuring timely release of materials through co-ordination of supply chain team

Owning inventory; Creating and allocating material to match individual study demand & maintaining accurate stock keeping records

Required Skills & Knowledge

Degree in supply chain related or drug development discipline or equivalent qualification or experience.

In depth knowledge of R&D supply chain and drug development processes.

Knowledge of pharmaceutical production, supply chain principles, good manufacturing practice, Food and Drug Administration requirements (or equivalent) and Customs rules and regulations.

Proficient IT skills and an aptitude for systems.

Excellent analytical skills and an interest in using data to drive decisions

Super user for our key supply planning tools

Additional Requirements

Demonstrated technical skills and mindset in supply chain management including supply planning & inventory management

Experience of supply chain management tools

Good understanding of the principles of risk.

Good influencing, negotiating and problem-solving skills, including across functional, geographical and cultural boundaries.

Demonstrated experience of training and coaching colleagues

Excellent English written and verbal communication skills.

  • Agency: Cpl Life Sciences
  • Reference: JO-2206-494636
  • Posted: 13th June 2022
  • Expires: 11th July 2022

Cpl Life Sciences

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