Varius Management Inc
Supply Chain Specialist Our Client has been supplying innovative life-saving plasma derived therapeutics to patients for over three decades. Their comprehensive portfolio includes products in the areas of haematology, immunotherapy, and critical care. Headquartered in Switzerland, our client is one of the largest companies in the plasma derivatives industry with a worldwide staff of more than 8,900 employees and annual sales in excess of $2.9 billion. They currently operate 40 subsidiaries worldwide and several production facilities across Europe and North America.
In Canada, they have successfully launched four first-in-class/best-in-class products in the past 5 years, and we are recognised as an innovation driven plasma proteins’ company. Several specialty plasma products are development to augment our portfolio and deliver continued organic growth. THE ROLE As a Supply Chain Specialist, you will be responsible for the flawless execution of the annual demand plan in sync with the quarterly production in Europe. You will adjust monthly distribution plans and maintain warehouse inventory levels consistent with the business plan.
You will also be responsible for 3PL performance and issues management and occasionally provide support for customer order and invoice management. Who are you?. You are a self-directed, resourceful, dynamic planner and business partner who understands the importance of efficient and smart Supply Chain organization. You can learn and understand the business and forge relationships with Canadian 3PL operators and customers’ logistics partners to deliver products consistent with the customer needs.
You are collaborative and diplomatic, able to adapt to the dynamic environment to ensure success in your role. You will have exceptional attention to detail and advanced Excel skills. What is in it for you?. You will be the key Supply chain contact for Canadian Blood Services and Hema Quebec, responsible for orders management and shipments.
You are empowered to make key decisions that impact our business and major customers. Innovation, drive for results and collaboration will be encouraged and rewarded. If we captured your interest, read on for detailed job description: Summary of Responsibilities: Commercial Business and Supply Chain Operations Responsible for planning, organizing and receiving/shipping of inbound and outbound inventory Point of contact for 2 key customers for forecasting and supply chain matters Maintain all SAP local master data with most accurate and up-to-date information at all times Manage 3PL’s performance to obtain accuracy of inventory, shipping and receiving Performance Management and Reporting Monthly primary sales report on a bi-weekly basis including opportunities and risks Assess inventory and distribution levels monthly to proactively manage emerging issues and risks Monthly sales reporting in OctaBI ensuring zero discrepancy between SAP and 3PL inventory Desired Education and Experience: A University Degree 1-2 years’ experience in a dynamic logistics and inventory management role. Advanced user of MS Office, SAP and APO Previous project management experience is an asset.
Knowledge of current trends in pharma and cold chain supply chain management Desired Skills and Aptitude: Ability to set own objectives and priorities and deliver on agreed goals in a timely manner Ability to work independently with limited day to day supervision Take pride in delivering high quality work with an emphasis on accuracy and thoroughness Excellent verbal and written communication skills, interpersonal skills and service orientation Ability to trouble shoot and provide recommendations and make timely decisions. Able to form strong cross-functional relationships Excellent judgment and strong reasoning and quantitative skills Taking ownership to resolve issues and demonstrate accountability Possess a strong sense of integrity and capacity for hard work English language skills are a must and bilingualism (French and/or German) is an advantage THIS ROLE IS 100% IN OFFICE IN DOWNTOWN TORONTOThe statements contained herein reflect general details as necessary to describe the principal functions for this job, the level of knowledge and skill typically required, and the scope of responsibility, but should not be considered an all-inclusive listing of work requirements.