Project Manager, Supply Chain
Posted on: March 17, 2023
Site Name: Cambridge Binney StreetPosted Date: Feb 28 2023Join
us to make millions of lives betterWe make and supply medicines and
vaccines all around the globe and our teams own every production
stage, from creating quality products at our manufacturing sites to
designing effective supply forecasting and regulatory inspections;
all powered by digital, data and analytics. We operate at
impressive scale, producing over 1.7 billion packs of medicine and
767 vaccine doses in 2021.We continue to modernise, so we can
launch even more new products at speed whilst turbo-charging
delivery across our entire portfolio through our relentless focus
on quality, safety, and service. The way we work will change. For
some, the shift in technology and products will be revolutionary.
Our R&D pipeline demands a new kind of supply chain, and we
need the very best minds and capability to help us on our journey
to make more complex products, harnessing the power of automation
and robotics so we can work smarter together.We have an exciting
new opportunity for an experienced Manager of Supply Chain Projects
to join our team. The role is accountable for managing day to day
supply chain projects and initiatives throughout the E2E value
stream. Scope includes all product stages and such activities as
systems implementations, new product launches, process
improvements, risk management, budgeting, supporting long-term
planning. This role will interface with several cross-functional
teams including Finance, Manufacturing, Quality, and other
functional groups as required to support supply continuity.Key
- Develop tools and processes to drive continuous improvement
throughout the E2E supply chain.
- Create Cross-Functional teams that drive Supply Chain,
Manufacturing and Quality improvements.
- Manage deliverables that support supply chain budgeting and
financial performance metrics.
- Develop and implement project management tools and techniques
to help manage several supply chain related projects and
- Track Project milestones against key deliverables, communicate
and escalate where appropriate.
- Contribute to establishment of Supply Chain systems through a
project management focus.
- Track key milestones and critical path activities ensuring
on-time deliverables are met.
- Identify key risks and mitigation steps to ensure project
- Establish relationships with internal stakeholders and external
- Provide support for new product activities within the supply
- Provide support for new vendors on-boarding within the supply
- Contribute to creation of procedures throughout the Supply
Organization which will ensure compliance with GMP regulations such
as CAPA, Deviations, Change Controls, SOP, Validation, etc.
- Other projects and duties as assigned.Why you?Basic
- 5+ years' experience in Biologics/Vaccine Operations or support
related functions, 4+ years' experience in supply chain
- PMP certification not mandatory but preferred.
- Project management/interdisciplinary, cross-functional informal
- Communicate project status effectively across a matrixed
- Cost management, budgeting, and ability to understand financial
performance in terms of P&L.
- Experience with Lean and/or Six Sigma processes and tools.
- Experience with Project management methodology.
- Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
- Experience with supply chain systems implementation.
- Contribute to establishment of long-terms supply plans.
- Knowledgeable with risk assessments and planning.
- Proficiency with Microsoft Office, PowerPoint, Excel and
Outlook, or equivalent software.Preferred Qualifications:
- BSc in biotech, pharma or supply chain related fields, MBA not
mandatory but preferred.#GSKBinneyStreet#LI-GSK#GSKAffinivax Why
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