Transportation Specialist

Posted 12 February 2020
Job type Permanent
DisciplineLife Sciences & Engineering Technologies, Supply Chain and Operations Leaders & Specialists
ContactPaul McDonogh

Job description

Our client is a world-leading biopharmaceutical company whose innovative medicines have helped millions throughout the world. The Dublin location is a critical business location within the global organisation. Due to continued growth and expansion as well as the scale and complexity of the growing operation they are seeking to hire an experienced Transportation Specialist to ensure cost-effective and GDP-compliant supply of product to international customers managed by the Global Supply Hub in Europe.

The Role:

In this role you will:

  • Ensure supply, meet service levels and stay within budget while focused on GDP Compliance
  • Plan, build and manage distribution lanes
  • Be responsible for documenting and maintaining procedures for the effective transportation of temperature-controlled products
  • Implement and execute good distribution practices
  • Serve as distribution subject matter expert for audits
  • Use Operational Excellence as an approach to drive continuous improvement in performance and cost reduction distribution strategies
  • Co-manage and execute the controlled environment logistics program for the Supply Hub
  • In this role, you will Partner with Internal and external stakeholders to develop and assess optimal transportation strategy

The Person:

  • In this role, you will need distribution and cold chain experience in the biotech industry
  • You will need to be knowledgeable and have an understanding of GMP regulations and GDP requirements
  • For this role, you will need to be degree qualified + 5 years relevant experience
  • You will need to have a proven track record of process improvements as well as an ability to deal with and manage change effectively
  • Systems knowledge SAP / PAS-X
  • Results focused and proven ability to deliver results
  • You will be an independent self-starter, ability to work autonomously, under pressure and in teams

To discover more about this opportunity, apply now or contact Paul McDonogh at HRM on +3531 632 18 82 for a confidential discussion