Website Goodwin Biotechnology

Scope of Function:  Oversee the GMP supply chain and materials management tasks of the company. Supervise material management associates and coordinates purchasing, receiving & shipping and, inventory control of materials. Responsible for safe and proper storage of GMP materials, process intermediates, products and manufacturing supplies.

Reports to:  Sr. VP Operations

Specific Duties:  

  1. Collaborates with other departments and stakeholders to identify and maintain resources needed to establish and provide an effective supply chain.
  2. Establishes performance metrics for measurement, comparison, or evaluation of factors affecting the supply chain.
  3. Develops and maintains detailed inventories of materials and supplies located in the company, at sites, and in the factory.
  4. Maintains required quantity of supplies and materials to optimize manufacturing.
  5. Analyzes current inventories and procedures; suggests improvements to increase efficiency of supply chain and profitability for the company.
  6. Develops policies to increase efficiency throughout the supply chain while ensuring quality and safety; implements subsequent changes to processes.
  7. Identifies optimal shipment and transportation routes with attention to consolidation of warehousing and distribution.
  8. Responsible for implementation and maintenance of site ERP system.
  9. Negotiates prices for raw material and delivery with suppliers, vendors, and/or shipping companies.
  10. Acts as part of the team coordinating engineering changes, product line extension, or new product launches to ensure timely and orderly material and production flow transitions.
  11. Monitors the performance of suppliers, assessing their ability to meet quality and delivery requirements; identifies and qualifies new suppliers in collaboration with other departments.

Education and Skills Required:

Education:  BA / BS or equivalent

Experience:  10-15 years of experience leading Supply Chain in a GMP environment

Skills: Strong organizational skills to manage multiple tasks. Strong negotiating skills.

Interacts with:

Finance, Materials Management, Upstream Manufacturing, Downstream Manufacturing, Process Development, Facilities, Project Management, Quality Control and Quality Assurance