Senior Director, Supply Chain - 22-137
Fully Remote
Description

The Senior Director, Supply Chain serves as the responsible leader with oversight of Elevar’s development and commercial supply chain. He/She will manage the supply chain group and its deliverables to provide a reliable and secure source of supply through optimization of production/capacity planning, customized inventory vs demand management, and realization of financial efficiencies. This is a remote-based position.


Responsibilities: 


· Develop and align the global supply chain strategy to the company’s short- and long-term goals 

· Ensure clinical and commercial supply agreements are aligned with Elevar’s business needs

· Coordinate with CMO’s and production facilities in establishing manufacturing deliverables and utilization of appropriate metrics to track progress against set goals

· Ensure processes and resources are effectively and efficiently utilized to provide a continuity of supply for all products, making sure that product output and materials input are managed to minimize risk and maximize value

· Routinely collaborate with key Elevar stakeholders to achieve cross company alignment with respect to product supply risk and upside, inventory management through all downstream modes, and financial requirements/spending

· Provide oversight on all relevant product launch activities including coordination of the financial vs physical supply chain and management of key vendors to ensure an efficient and successful commercial launch

· Manage in-line product supply to achieve COGs target, optimization of the supply chain logistics (import/export, tax/duty, etc.) and providing exemplary customer service


Requirements

· PhD with 7+ years relevant experience, MS with 10 years, or BS with 15 years in Supply Chain/Operations or life sciences/health-related preferred 

· 10+ years’ experience as a pharmaceutical supply chain manager/leader, with increasing managerial-leadership experience including launch of new products and sustainability of in-line products

· Demonstrated experience in cross functional team leadership, project management, external relationships, and financial acumen

· Knowledge and experience in working with contract organizations utilizing Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP) / Good Clinical Practices (part of GxP)

· Extensive knowledge of supply chain processes and systems, network design and management, logistical coordination, warehousing and transportation planning and management

· Experience with enterprise management systems and working with 3PL’s

· Good understanding of Pharma Quality and Regulatory framework

· Strong verbal and oral communication skills with experience in providing executive presentations

· Ability to work independently, lead teams in a strategic and tactical manner while working in a matrix environment with different pulls and levers