Supply Chain Director

Norwood, Massachusetts Permanent USD150,000 - USD160,000 per year
  • Join a rapidly growing leader in the biotechnology space.
  • Manage a team in redefining and invigorating existing supply chain processes.

About Our Client

My client is a biotechnology organization providing high-quality and reliable analytical instruments and services for the biopharmaceutical, clinical, and food & beverage industries. Their innovative technologies help improve efficiency, enhance productivity, and ensure best-in-class performance across the markets we serve.

Job Description

Essential Functions:

  1. Develop and implement supply chain strategies in alignment with organizational objectives.
  2. Monitor supply chain metrics, such as inventory levels, cost, delivery times, and quality, and drive actions to improve.
  3. Develop and maintain effective supplier relationships to ensure robust supply with quality and cost-effective materials - including supplier business reviews, monitoring and rating systems, comprehensive selection processes, etc.
  4. Maintain positive, high-performance environment that fosters extraordinary customer satisfaction, enhanced morale and individual employee development through team building, coaching, training, feedback / reviews and goal setting
  5. Establish and lead supply chain initiatives in conjunction with the sales and manufacturing teams to drive aggressive growth
  6. Sponsor and drive regular Sales & Operations Planning (SOP) process to deliver improved capacity and business planning.
  7. Develop and implement strategies to reduce lead times and improve product availability.
  8. Oversee management of forecasts, creation & execution of various orders, and maintenance of schedules in accordance with approved procedures for the planning, purchasing, and distribution
  9. Provide a safe working environment for all personnel and ensure timely resolution of any unsafe practices or conditions
  10. Track and monitor key performance indicators and take corrective action when necessary
  11. Compliance to all applicable laws, regulations, Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) and all documented procedures in the Advanced Instruments Quality Management System

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

The Successful Applicant

Experience & Education Requirements:

  1. Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain Management, Business, Engineering or a related field
  2. Proven experience in Supply Chain Management and Logistics
  3. Knowledge of all aspects of Supply Chain, including planning, forecasting, inventory, warehousing and transportation
    Excellent organizational skills with a commitment to meeting deadlines and ensuring overall quality of work
  4. Experience in regulated industries such as Medical Devices, including ISO 13485 requirements
  5. Demonstrated ability to build effective business relationships across business, with capacity to handle confidential information
  6. Excellent technical, problem solving and analytical abilities; strong decision-making capabilities
  7. Must be flexible, possess strong leadership and interpersonal communication skills; ability to manage multiple priorities.
  8. Knowledge and experience with ERP/MRP systems. Proficient in Microsoft Office.

What's on Offer

Health, Vision, and Dental Benefits

401k Match

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Job summary

Procurement & Supply Chain
Sub Sector
Supply Chain Management
Healthcare / Pharmaceutical
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