Global Clinical Supply Manager

Global Clinical Supply Manager

Job Title: Global Clinical Supply Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Home Based
Salary: Competitive rate. To be discussed on application.
Start Date: 2020-08-02
Reference: V-46317
Contact Name: Alex Butcher
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 04, 2020 10:50

Job Description

Our global client provides integrated clinical study services for investigational medicinal products in clinical trials. Supporting local, regional and global studies across phases I-IV, they offer flexible and reliable solutions that address complex clinical supply challenges.

The Clinical Supplies Manager will have experience in activities required to provide leadership and support in the planning, development, and execution of clinical supply chain activities. The ability to drive cross-functional deliverables, and manage activities such as packaging and distribution, depots, logistics. The CSM is instrumental in timely planning, accurate forecasting and managing investigational supplies for all phases of clinical trials.

• Understand and translate clinical study protocol requirements into demand for drug product
• Use simulation tools and supply chain expertise to support the design of optimized, lean supply chains
• Create initial study drug projections and supply plan for clinical supply needs
• Assist in re-forecasting clinical supplies to determine/ anticipate the impact on supply forecasts and supply plans
• Assist in creating a supply plan requiring multiple packaging campaigns
• Provide input to IRT specification design and URS creation.
• Act as Unblinded Study Drug Manager in testing of IRT system (UAT) and throughout life of the study
• Monitor and oversee Warehouse and Depot drug levels within IRT throughout study.
• Establish reports within IRT (blinded / unblinded) that will be required to monitor/track drug usage and forecasting
• Manage drug supply quantities for distribution to designated Warehouses and Depots throughout study
• Coordinate with client and packager to forecast, plan and schedule packaging campaigns

• Several years in clinical supply management and demonstrable knowledge of the complete clinical supplies life cycle
• Experience in supply tracking requirements and systems
• Experience in the use of forecasting tools.
• Global logistics experience/understanding related to supply chains, import/export and drug depots, comparator or co-therapy product sourcing and project management
• Working knowledge of global supply labeling requirements
• Strong knowledge in IRT technology as it relates to supply chain management
• Skilled in client relationship management and ability to influence customer demand

This is an initial 6-month contract, to start as soon as possible and is home based.