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Supply Chain Job-Supply Chain Analyst

  • up to £131 per day PAYE or £171 umbrella (inside IR35) * equivalent of up to £34k per annum
  • Temporary
  • Rest of the UK
  • Ref: 20325

Your New Supply Chain Job Title: Supply Chain Analyst-UK

Your New Daily rate: up to £131 per day PAYE or £171 umbrella (inside IR35) * equivalent of up to £34k per annum

Duration: Long term temporary assignment until 09/04/2021

Location: Ware, Hertfordshire

Start date: ASAP

Working hours: 37.5 hours

Job posting ID: JP85089

Who you'll be working for:

Our client a Major FTSE100 client of ours who have fantastic offices in Hertfordshire are looking for a Supply Chain Analyst.

Job Purpose & Responsibilities

  • Support aligned Supply Chain Managers/Planners with day to day supply chain activities, including: Forecast/demand reporting, logistics, set up of Investigator Sponsored Studies (ISS), additional country batch releases, invoice approvals
  • Inventory management - movement of stock around the network as needed to ensure the right stock, is in the right location at the right time.
  • Approve production specifications prior to handover into Global Packaging Operations, ensuring RFT.
  • Monitor the clinical site excursion reporting mailbox and process excursion assessments through a QA approval flow.
  • Maintain required team metrics and perform to agreed KPIs
  • Attended weekly hot topic meetings to report issues and escalations
  • Manage own time and workload priorities
  • Contribute to continuous improvement activities and quality investigations as required


The skills you need to succeed:


  • Knowledge of the pharmaceutical supply chains used in commercial and clinical trials supply
  • Possesses good working knowledge of Good Manufacturing Practises (GMPs), including data integrity and documentation principles
  • An understanding of all phases of product lifecycle from new product development and introduction to discontinuation/divestment and outsourcing.
  • An understanding product and labelled storage conditions, and assessment of excursion events.
  • Demonstrated understanding of clinical packaging and manufacturing terminology
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Microsoft Office programs - Word, Excel, PowerPoint
  • Understanding of all key functional areas involved in project development through Chemical Development and Pharmaceutical development preferred.
  • Degree level or equivalent education preferred
  • Manufacturing site experience, principally in supply chain operations (Procurement & Logistics)
  • Experienced in Lean Sigma methodologies and techniques
  • Experience of business wide ERP systems
  • Experience of inputting into and use of Trial Master File (TMF) systems
  • Strong communication and interface management skills, combined with the ability to influence others and achieve positive outcomes in the best interests of the business
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, networking, influencing and facilitating skills both individually and in a group situation to bring about local and global agreement to significant change.
  • Experience of product stability data documentation

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