Senior Specialist, Material Management

Cambridge, MA, United States
Feb 04, 2021
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Why Join Intellia?

Our mission is to develop curative genome editing treatments that can positively transform the lives of people living with severe and life-threatening diseases.

Beyond our science, we live our four core values: One, Explore, Disrupt, Deliver and feel strongly that you can achieve more at Intellia. We have a single-minded determination to excel and succeed together. We believe in the power of curiosity and pushing boundaries. We welcome challenging thoughts and imagination to develop innovative solutions. And we know that patients are counting on us to make the promise a reality, so we must maintain high standards and get it done.

We want all of our people to go beyond what is possible. We aren't constrained by typical end rails, and we aren't out to just treat people. We're all in this for something more. We're driven to cure and motivated for change. Just imagine the possibilities of what we can do together.


The (SR) SPECIALIST, MATERIAL MANAGEMENT will be responsible for building, performing, and monitoring logistics/3PL supply to our patients for our lead programs, and helping leadership to establish and maintain a comprehensive material order fulfillment system supporting internal and external cGMP clinical manufacturing. The successful candidate will add to the Supply Chain function at Intellia by overseeing start to finish tracking of logistic fulfillment and will ensure material order fulfillment and goods receipts is monitored for on time in full delivery to destination for each order.

  • Perform and track cGMP supply chain activities across assigned programs; responsibilities include on time fulfillment of logistics and on time in full material order fulfillment with clinical contract partners executing the transportation, brokerage, storage, label and pack, and distribution of supply to clinical trial sites.
  • Help establish and maintain a comprehensive material order and shipment fulfillment program to support internal and external cGMP Manufacturing of clinical trial material
  • Support the build and implementation of an ERP system and chain of custody system for Intellia's cell therapy programs
  • Identify and escalate business critical risks to local leadership impacting supply and/or timelines with related mitigations and/or possible solutions
  • Act as Point of Contact for assigned deliverables in collaboration with Operations Program Teams and CMC Project Teams; partner with Internal/External Manufacturing, Clinical Operations, Regulatory, Quality, Procurement, Finance, Legal and other functions as needed to achieve program goals
  • Contribute to relevant investigations and corrective and preventive actions as needed
  • Help local leadership in creating area Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) as required

  • Bachelor Degree in Logistics, Business, Supply Chain or related field and 2+ years' experience in the biotechnology/pharmaceutical industry preferred; or Associate Degree with 4+ years' experience in relevant field; or High School Diploma with 5+ years relevant experience to include 2 of the following: cGMP logistic/warehouse operations, material control, material demand planning, material master
  • APICS Certificate or similar preferred.
  • Oracle, SAP, other ERP software experience is preferred.
  • Experience with building, tracking, and reporting KPI and metrics.
  • Experience and demonstrated use of Microsoft Office is a must.
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently in leading logistic fulfillment efforts.
  • Experience with cell and gene therapy preferred.
  • Ability to act in a complex and rapidly changing business environment.

EEOC Statement: Intellia believes in a diverse environment, and is committed to equal employment opportunity for all its employees and qualified applicants. We do not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or any other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status. Intellia will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities, in accordance with applicable law.