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Associate Clinical Program Supply Chain

Cheshire   •  Negotiable  •  Contract/Temporary, Full time


Contract – Associate Clinical Program Supply Chain

  • Do you have expertise in, and passion for, Supply Chain? Would you like to apply your expertise to make an impact in a company that follows the science and turns ideas into life changing medicines?

We have an exciting opportunity for an Associate in Clinical Program Supply Chain! The Associate in Clinical Supply Program is a key role in delivering and managing the performance against the overall supply chain strategy.

Working alongside the Clinical Supply Chain Programme Lead to be accountable for parts of the end to end clinical supply. You will have a specific responsibility either for an aspect within a programme or across several programmes in the portfolio.

This role is based in Macclesfield, UK or Gothenburg, Sweden.

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

What you'll do

Manage and contribute to supply chain performance through key performance indicators:

  • Work in conjunction with the programme lead and - Be responsible for the execution and performance of clinical supply chains contributing to the E2E supply of products in the development portfolio
  • Own a part of the programme supply chain strategy
  • Contribute/ Deputise for the programme lead in the Supply Chain Team (SCT) which is accountable for developing and maintaining the supply plan for the project
  • Work in conjunction with the Supply Chain Planner to balance short to mid-term Supply and Demand, Inventory Management and input into D&OP Process
  • Understand GMP (Good Manufacturing Practice) and the impact it has on supply chain activities
  • Monitor the performance of the Supply Chain and the make test release processes
  • Ensure timely delivery of information to meet internal and external regulatory and legal requirements
  • Manage change in demand and supply within the SC systems, contribute to resolving issues and escalate as required
  • Be responsible for data management, cost / budget management and reporting process aspects on behalf of the programme group

Essential for the role

  • Extensive experience of working in supply chains
  • experience of business relationship management
  • Knowledge of Supply Chains, Pharma FMCG, manufacturing
  • Awareness of GXP Standards within a Clinical environment
  • Demand Management and forecasting experience
  • Project Management, change management and risk management capability

Desirable for the role

  • Technical skills and mindset in supply chain management including demand management, supply chain design, optimisation and delivery
  • Experience of leading global cross functional teams
  • Capability in partnering, influencing and optimising customer requirements
  • Good influencing, negotiating and problem-solving skills, including across functional, geographical and cultural boundaries
  • Solid understanding of the Clinical Trial Directive and global regulatory environment impacting the provision of investigational products

To apply for this vacancy please e-mail your CV ASAP to Michael.Love@cpl.com

  • Agency: Cpl Life Sciences
  • Reference: JO-2211-505624
  • Posted: 22nd November 2022
  • Expires: 20th December 2022

Cpl Life Sciences

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