WuXi AppTec

  • Supply Chain Lead

    Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
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  • Overview

    This position is responsible for the creation and execution of the technical supply chain strategy and lifecycle management for assigned products. The incumbent will work cross-functionally to develop robust strategy and ensure successful execution of supply chain activities to support the project. S/he will be a member of the project core team and ensure that the team is involved in proactively recognizing and addressing supply chain and related issues


    • Leads the development of the supply chain strategy and execution for the product  
    • Leads the supply chain identification and risk management during execution throughout the R&D and commercial product lifecycle
    • Point person for all supply chain activities for products under his/her responsibility
    • Provides a continuously updated and balanced appraisal of the supply chain status; including risk, cost, and value to stakeholders


    Experience / Education:  

    • 5+ yrs experience in the biotechnology industry                 
    • Bachelor’s Degree in a Scientific, Engineering or Business field. A Higher Degree or MBA is desirable.
    • Experience in multiple functional areas (process development, regulatory, quality, supply chain, commercial)


    Knowledge / Skills / Abilities:

    • Ability to demonstrate a broad understanding of pharmaceutical development, manufacturing, and supply
    • GMP/GLP experience preferred, but not required
    • Experience with Lean Manufacturing desired, but not required
    • Must work effectively in a participative team environment and deliver on commitments
    • Strong collaborating, analytical, computer, and organizational skills a must
    • Must have time management skills, multi-tasking ability, & demonstrated problem solving skills
    • Proficient in Oral & Written communication skills
    • Need to be able to read, write and understand English
    • Proficient in Microsoft (Excel, Word, Outlook)

    Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled


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