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Sr. Distribution Specialist

Employer
Gilead Sciences, Inc.
Location
Foster City, CA
Start date
Jul 29, 2022
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Sr. Distribution Specialist
United States - California - Foster City

Gilead Sciences, Inc. is a research-based bio-pharmaceutical company that discovers, develops and commercializes innovative medicines in areas of unmet medical need. With each new discovery and investigational drug candidate, we seek to improve the care of patients living with life-threatening diseases around the world. Gilead’s therapeutic areas of focus include HIV/AIDS, liver diseases, cancer and inflammation, and serious respiratory and cardiovascular conditions.

Making an impact on a global scale
Inclusion is one of the company’s five core values. That’s because we know that we are stronger and more innovative at Gilead when we are informed by a diverse set of backgrounds, experiences and points of view. Gilead Sciences is a biopharmaceutical company that discovers, develops and commercializes innovative therapeutics in areas of unmet medical need. The company's mission is to advance the care of patients suffering from life-threatening diseases worldwide.

When you join Gilead, you join our mission to change the world by enabling people to live healthier and more fulfilling lives. Come join a mission-driven bio-pharmaceutical organization that values inclusion and diversity, has a strong portfolio of products, and is constantly #CreatingPossible

Gilead Sciences is continuing to hire for all open roles. Our interview process may be conducted virtually and some roles will be asked to temporarily work from home. Over the coming weeks and months, we will be implementing a phased approach to bringing employees back to site to ensure the health and safety of our teams.

For Current Gilead Employees and Contractors:
Please log onto your Internal Career Site to apply for this job.

Job Description
Job Responsibilities
  • ​Performs more complex administrative and/or physical tasks involved in the shipping, receiving, storing, sampling, and distribution of Gilead products/inventory.
  • Tracks and checks materials to ensure they are received from proper vendors, delivered to inventory and finished goods, packaged according to specification and shipped in a timely manner.
  • Organizes and maintains accurate records associated shipping, receiving, storing, sampling, and distribution activities.
  • Performs transactions associated with distribution process through internal and external computer systems, including troubleshooting to rectfy issues which could impact Gilead timelines.
  • Researches and resolves issues associated with immediate tasks when applicable. Takes independent action to ensure on-time delivery of material, and initiates actions for return of rejected or unsuitable orders.
  • Coordinates planning, organization, and implementation of projects within specified objectives. Notifies relevant departments as items are received, shipped or processed.
  • Physically examines incoming or outgoing shipments, products or samples to ensure they meet specifications and match paperwork. Identifies and records deviations, and coordinates with internal or external departments to rectify discrepancies.
  • Performs or operates machinery to perform physical handling of items, including assembling packaging, affixing shipping labels and instructions to packaging, moving shipments.
  • Performs sampling of raw materials, solvents, Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (APIs), excipients and packaging components.
  • Takes action to address simple deviations, exercises judgement in escalating deviations to manager as appropriate.
  • Works on more complex, non-routine projects/assignments where analysis of procedures or operations requires a review of identifiable factors.
  • Complies with all established SOPs in performance of job. Adheres consistently to cGMPs.
  • Complies with all safety-related procedures and practices personally and in area and guides others in practices.
  • Performs initial root cause analysis for department events.
  • Performs revisions or creations of SOPs.
  • Acts as a mentor to junior staff with some task management responsibility.
  • Participates in cross-functional teams.


Education and Experience
  • 6+ years of relevant experience, HS Diploma
  • 4+ years of relevant experience in related field and a.BS
  • Lean/Six Sigma

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As an equal opportunity employer, Gilead Sciences Inc. is committed to a diverse workforce. Employment decisions regarding recruitment and selection will be made without discrimination based on race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, genetic information or characteristic, gender identity and expression, veteran status, or other non-job related characteristics or other prohibited grounds specified in applicable federal, state and local laws. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Era Veterans' Readjustment Act of 1974, and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, applicants who require accommodation in the job application process may contact careers@gilead.com for assistance.

Following extensive monitoring, research, consideration of business implications and advice from internal and external experts, Gilead has made the decision to require all U.S., Canada, Australia, and Singapore employees and contractors to receive the COVID-19 vaccines as a condition of employment. “Full vaccination” is defined as two weeks after both doses of a two-dose vaccine or two weeks since a single-dose vaccine has been administered. Anyone unable to be vaccinated, either because of a sincerely held religious belief or a medical condition or disability that prevents them from being vaccinated, can request a reasonable accommodation.​

For more information about equal employment opportunity protections, please view the 'EEO is the Law' poster.

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Our environment respects individual differences and recognizes each employee as an integral member of our company. Our workforce reflects these values and celebrates the individuals who make up our growing team.

Gilead provides a work environment free of harassment and prohibited conduct. We promote and support individual differences and diversity of thoughts and opinion.

For Current Gilead Employees and Contractors:

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Company

Gilead Sciences is a biopharmaceutical company that discovers, develops, and commercializes innovative therapeutics in areas of unmet medical need. The company's mission is to advance the care of patients suffering from life-threatening diseases worldwide. Headquartered in Foster City, California, Gilead has operations in North America, Europe and Australia.
 

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Location
333 Lakeside Drive
Foster City
California
94404
United States
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