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Director, Distribution & Logistics, INT

Moderna, Inc.
Norwood, MA
Start date
Nov 22, 2023

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The Role:
The Director, Distribution & Logistics - INT, is a newly created position responsible for the Distribution and Logistics area related to the Modernas Individualized Neoantigen Therapy (INT) clinical and commercial programs around the globe. In this role, the Director must effectively respond to business needs while ensuring compliance with local and global Regulations from Health, Transportation, Security, Tax and Customs Authorities. The Director will be responsible for the design and implementation of the distribution and logistics strategy for Individualized Neoantigen Therapy (INT) programs. This role involves an effective, lean, and cross-functional collaboration with both internal and external stakeholders. including partners and service providers, to establish the best distribution and logistics capabilities to support Modernas INT programs, and other similar programs within its portfolio. The Director will report into the Executive Director, Global Logistics role and will become a member of the Global Logistics leadership team.

Heres What Youll Do:

  • Lead the definition and implementation of the distribution and logistics strategy for Individualized Neoantigen Therapy (INT) programs, including development of applicable activities for and support to the implementation of new clinical studies and commercial indications.

  • Define and establish internal, external, and partner competencies to enable INT distribution and logistics.

  • Work closely with related functions such as Regulatory, Quality, Clinical, Manufacturing, CMC Portfolio Operations, Finance, Tax, Quality, Digital, Master Data and Trade Operations & Compliance, to enable best capabilities for importation, customs clearance, quality release and transportation of INT product from manufacturing sites to therapy administration locations.

  • Ensure that INT products are delivered under conditions which ensure that their quality, safety and efficacy are preserved up to the delivery point by follow local and global Regulations, regarding Quality and Regulatory such as GDP/GMP, including Cold Chain, Security, Customs and Trade Compliance

  • Oversee the end-to-end INT distribution execution.

  • Lead internal and external communication activities for INT distribution and logistics.

  • Manage the INT distribution and logistics business master data preparation and maintenance, and work with master data owners, and Master Data and Digital teams to ensure data is effectively setup and maintained in relevant systems (SAP as the primary application).

  • Manage process and lane mapping for end-to-end distribution processes, from order creation to clinical site delivery.

  • Develop real-time AI-based metrics and analytics capabilities to support the end-to-end monitoring and proactive decision-making of INT orders and shipments.

Heres What Youll Bring to the Table:

  • Education: Minimum of Master or Ph.D. in Sciences, Technology, or Industrial Engineering

  • At least 20 years in supply chain and distribution & logistics experience. Experience with individualized therapies is a plus. Experience with Cold Chain and Specialty Transportation Products is a plus. Experience on Shipping Validation strategy and activities is a plus.

  • At least 10 years of Pharma/Biotech industry experience

  • At least 15 years of management experience

  • Project management experience

  • Outstanding communication skills (verbal and written) to collaborate with senior CMC Management in a dynamic, cross-functional matrix environment you are outgoing, communicative, and seek to build relationships on a daily basis.

  • Well organized a natural ability to be organized in how you think, communicate, and conduct your work.

  • You drive for results you set a high bar for yourself and others. You love what you do, and it shows.

  • Ability to effectively collaborate in a dynamic, cross-functional matrix environment.

  • Ability to manage multiple projects in a fast-paced environment.

  • A curious mindset that allows you to constantly learn and challenge the status quo.

Moderna is pleased to provide you and your family with a comprehensive and innovative suite of benefits, including:

  • Highly competitive and inclusive medical, dental and vision coverage options
  • Flexible Spending Accounts for medical expenses and dependent care expenses
  • Lifestyle Spending Account funds to help you engage in personal enrichment and self-care activities
  • Family care benefits, including subsidized back-up care options and on-demand tutoring
  • Free premium access to fitness, nutrition, and mindfulness classes
  • Exclusive preferred pricing on Peloton fitness equipment
  • Adoption and family-planning benefits
  • Dedicated care coordination support for our LGBTQ+ community
  • Generous paid time off, including:
    Vacation, sick time and holidays
    Volunteer time to participate within your community
    Discretionary year-end shutdown
    Paid sabbatical after 5 years; every 3 years thereafter
  • Generous Paid Leave offerings, including 18 weeks of 100% paid parental leave for all new parents
  • 401k match and Financial Planning tools
  • Moderna-paid Life, LTD and STD insurance coverages, as well as voluntary benefit options
  • Complimentary concierge service including home services research, travel booking, and entertainment requests
  • Free parking or subsidized commuter passes
  • Location-specific perks and extras!

About Moderna

Since our founding in 2010, we have aspired to build the leading mRNA technology platform, theinfrastructure to reimagine how medicines are created and delivered, and a world-class team. We believe in giving our people a platform to change medicine and an opportunity to change the world.

By living our mission, values, and mindsets every day, our peopleare the driving force behind our scientific progress and our culture.Together, we are creating a culture of belonging and building an organization that cares deeply for our patients, our employees, the environment, and our communities.

We are proud to have been recognized as a Science Magazine Top Biopharma Employer, a Fast Company Best Workplace for Innovators, and a Great Place to Work in the U.S.

If you want to make a difference and join a team that is changing the future of medicine, we invite you to visit to learn more about our current opportunities.

Moderna is a smoke-free, alcohol-free and drug-free work environment.

Moderna is a place where everyone can grow. If you meet the Basic Qualifications for the role and you would be excited to contribute to our mission every day, please apply!

Moderna is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer.

Moderna is committed to equal employment opportunity and non-discrimination for all employees and qualified applicants without regard to a person's race, color, sex, gender identity or expression, age, religion, national origin, ancestry or citizenship, ethnicity, disability, military or protected veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, marital or familial status, or any other personal characteristic protected under applicable law. Moderna is an E-Verify Employer in the United States. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements.

Belonging, Inclusion, and Diversity are critical to the success of our company and our impact on society. Were focused on attracting, retaining, developing, and advancing our employees and believe that by cultivating diverse experiences, backgrounds, and ideas, we can provide an environment where every employee is able to contribute their best.

Moderna is committed to offering reasonable accommodations to qualified job applicants with disabilities. Any applicant requiring an accommodation in connection with the hiring process and/or to perform the essential functions of the position for which the applicant has applied should make a request to the Talent Acquisition Partner or contact the Accommodations team at (EEO/AAP Employer)



Moderna is advancing messenger RNA (mRNA) science to create a new class of transformative medicines for patients. Moderna’s platform builds on continuous advances in basic and applied mRNA science, delivery technology and manufacturing, providing the Company the capability to pursue in parallel a robust pipeline of new development candidates. Moderna is developing therapeutics and vaccines for infectious diseases, immuno-oncology, rare diseases and cardiovascular diseases, independently and with strategic collaborators.

mRNA is now a turning point in the history of science, medicine, technology, even humankind itself. With this breakthrough discovery, many of the world’s biggest and most challenging medical problems are no longer a question of “how?” but merely a question of “when?”

Come with us as we pursue the uncharted reaches of possibility and make your mark on the future of medicine.


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