Associate Director, Warehouse

Location
Rensselaer, New York, US
Posted
May 10, 2018
Ref
13332BR
Required Education
Associate Degree
Position Type
Full time
Position Summary

Known for its scientific and operational excellence, Regeneron is a leading science-based biopharmaceutical company that discovers, invents, develops, manufactures, and commercializes medicines for the treatment of serious medical conditions. Regeneron commercializes medicines for eye diseases, high LDL-cholesterol, atopic dermatitis and a rare inflammatory condition and has product candidates in development in other areas of high unmet medical need, including rheumatoid arthritis, asthma, pain, cancer and infectious diseases.

Summary: Responsible for the direction, organization and management of the warehouse operations in the Rensselaer network, focused on driving a compliant, efficient and effective operation. Assists the Executive Director with the strategic / budgetary planning, along with the development of new initiatives and the implementation of operational improvements.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following:
• Drives the vision and strategic direction of the warehouse operations, in alignment with the WHL department goals.
• Develops strong partnerships with other functions throughout the Industrial Operations and Product Supply (IOPS) division and within the department.
• Develops and leads an organization that fosters a continuous improvement culture. Supports continuous improvement implementations including new technologies, capital purchases, operational processes, etc.
• Produces metrics and key performance indicators to proactively identify trends and develop action items to drive improvements. Prepares reports for senior management by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing data on various business factors.
• Manages the warehouse functions to meet all compliance and operational goals.
• Escorts Customers, QA, Financial, Regulatory and/or Safety Auditors while they perform audits of Warehouse &Logistics; ensures timely responses to all audits with corrective and preventative actions.
• Oversees the safety training of all Warehouse Associates involved with the handling or transport of hazardous materials.
• Ensures the identification of courses, selection and training of the Warehouse &Logistics employees on Standard Operating Procedures pertaining to job duties is executed in a compliant manner.
• Ensures ongoing skill development and coaching is provided to improve job performance and future career growth.
• Notifies and works with QA for all compliance issues including deviation reports for any deficiencies in following Standard Operating Procedures and/or cGMP activities.
• Leads and implements continuous improvement initiatives.
• Identifies and leads future state operations, providing planning activities to prepare for future Regeneron growth.
Education and Experience:
• Requires BS/BA in related field with 15 years of relevant experience including 10 years management experience, preferably in a material storage facility or manufacturing operations. Will substitute experience for education. Level based on experience.

This is an opportunity to join our select team that is already leading the way in the Pharmaceutical/Biotech industry. Apply today and learn more about Regeneron's unwavering commitment to combining good science & good business.

To all agencies: Please, no phone calls or emails to any employee of Regeneron about this opening. All resumes submitted by search firms/employment agencies to any employee at Regeneron via-email, the internet or in any form and/or method will be deemed the sole property of Regeneron, unless such search firms/employment agencies were engaged by Regeneron for this position and a valid agreement with Regeneron is in place. In the event a candidate who was submitted outside of the Regeneron agency engagement process is hired, no fee or payment of any kind will be paid.

Regeneron is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Requisition Number: 13332BR