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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.  

Overview:
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. 

Responsibilities:
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