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  • Location: London, W12 OBZ
  • Salary: DOE plus generous benefits including bonus
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 23 days ago

My client is a pioneering Biotech whose ambitions are to deliver innovative & life changing therapies to patients for a range of autoimmune and inflammatory diseases.  They have a unique T-cell based technology that they are harnessing to develop the next generation of therapies that are about to enter the clinic and have an expanding pipeline.  

You will be responsible for the setting up and effective running of our client’s supply chain activities supporting early-stage clinical trial activities. 

We are looking for a talented, collaborative and highly motivated individual with significant supply chain management experience and an understanding of cell & gene therapies. You should also have a good understanding of the aspects of apheresis and cryopreserved drug product logistics. 

Main responsibilities will include scheduling of apheresis shipments, ensuring material availability for manufacture of products for clinical trials, inventory management, vendor/ service provider selection and oversight, and being the key contact for 3PLs.

Qualifications/Experience required:
•    Degree in SCM, Life Sciences, Engineering or similar
•    Experience in pharmaceutical Supply Chain Management and experience with genetically modified cell therapy products, incl. logistics requirements of cryopreserved materials
•    3rd party oversight and vendor management
•    Strong communication, stakeholder management and troubleshooting skills
•    Ability to prioritize and complete work with sense of urgency based on criticality 
•    Ability to interface cross-functionally both internally and externally 
•    Facilitation and Negotiation skills 
•    Knowledge of applicable regulations and standards, incl. importation of cellular material from 3rd countries would be highly desirable