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Position:Vector Supply Planning Manager, Cell Therapy Global Supply Chain
Location: Summit West, NJ or Seattle, WA
At Bristol Myers Squibb, we are inspired by a single vision transforming patients lives through science. In oncology, hematology, immunology and cardiovascular disease and one of the most diverse and promising pipelines in the industry each of our passionate colleagues contribute to innovations that drive meaningful change. We bring a human touch to every treatment we pioneer. Join us and make a difference.
Cell Therapy is one of the most groundbreaking new forms of cancer treatments being studied today. With therapies only in their infancy and BMSs continued investment in our Cell Therapy capabilities, the growth potential of this science, your career, and the ability to help patients are incredible.
Scope of the Role:
Supports clinical and commercial supply of vector and associated plasmids and cell banks through the life cycle; monitor KPIs (Key Performance Indicator), execute against planning assumptions and appropriately escalate risks to ensure a seamless vector supply.
The vector supply planning manager has a demonstrated track record of success in a highly matrixed and cross-functional organization, with a high level of independence and empowerment, able to work with both internal and external stakeholders to deliver against supply chain strategies and execute plans based on brand priorities.
Maintain vector, plasmids, and cell banks supply inventory projections for the brand, as part of monthly SD&OP (Sales Development & Operations Planning) cycle
Effectively evaluate, mitigate, and communicate any inventory or supply risks that may impact product supply, preparation of inventory run-outs charts, and obsolescence analysis
Create plasmids and cell banks forecasts for manufacturing and testing sites based of supply plans and track actual performance through KPIs
Maintain Master data for Vector Planning to ensure demand propagation and supply planning in the ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) system
Execute vector fragmentation management that enables correct demand signals based on country requirements through products life cycle
Support implementation of new vector supply nodes, execute vector transfer to DP sites based on supply strategy and coordinate shipment activities with Global Logistics to ensure on-time delivery of vector
Create change controls for materials introductions and perform impact assessments on vector related change controls. Leads Change control assessments, generates change actions and tracks them to completion for required change controls
Partners with other vector planners to ensure standardization of process, share best practices, learnings, and other information important to continuous improvement of Global Supply Planning processes and tools.
Partners with BI&A, BPOs (Business Process Owner) and vector planners to track and deliver ongoing work on the vector digitization project
Tracks and provides updates on key milestones and deliverables for assigned projects
Live the BMS values
B.S. or BA in supply chain management, science and/or engineering (biotechnology, engineering or related sciences).MBA or similar advanced degree preferred.
5+ years of related experience in working in a fast-paced, reputable, global pharmaceutical/Biotechnology or Consumer company organized in a matrix structure.
Highly Preferred: experience in manufacturing and supply chain.
Strongly Preferred: Good understanding and exposure to current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP), Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and other regulatory requirements (EMA, TGA).
Ability to work effectively with cross-functional & multi-location teams. Experience working in and with multiple geographies preferred
Ability to establish strong relationships and achieve success through collaboration
Knowledge of ERP, ideally Oracle, SAP IBP and SAP R/4, and related supply chain planning and data analysis tools.
Excellent analytical, organizational, critical thinking and problem-solving skills.
Excellent interpersonal, communication and presentation skills.
Knowledge of compliance procedures (regulatory/ financial /EHS)
Ability to prioritize, organize and manage multiple tasks to tight deadlines.
Demonstrate cultural sensitivity and an understanding of the global practices where business is conducted.
The starting compensation for this job is a range from $92,000 - $115,000, plus incentive cash and stockopportunities (based on eligibility).
The starting pay rate takes into account characteristics of the job, such as required skills and where the job is performed.
Final, individual compensation will be decided based on demonstrated experience.
Eligibility for specific benefits listed on our careers site may vary based on the job and location. For more on benefits, please visit our BMSCareer Site.
Benefit offerings are subject to the terms and conditions of the applicable plans then in effect and may include the following: Medical,pharmacy, dental and vision care. Wellbeing support such as the BMS Living Life Better program and employee assistance programs (EAP).Financial well-being resources and a 401(K). Financial protection benefits such as short- and long-term disability, life insurance, supplementalhealth insurance, business travel protection and survivor support. Work-life programs include paid national holidays and optional holidays,Global Shutdown days between Christmas and New Years holiday, up to 120 hours of paid vacation, up to two (2) paid days to volunteer, sicktime off, and summer hours flexibility. Parental, caregiver, bereavement, and military leave. Family care services such as adoption andsurrogacy reimbursement, fertility/infertility benefits, support for traveling mothers, and child, elder and pet care resources. Other perks liketuition reimbursement and a recognition program.
Why You Should Apply
Around the world, we are passionate about making an impact on the lives of patients with serious diseases. Empowered to apply our individual talents and diverse perspectives in an inclusive culture, our shared values of passion, innovation, urgency, accountability, inclusion and integrity bring out the highest potential of each of our colleagues.
If you want to challenge yourself, accelerate your career, and give new hope to patients, theres no better place than here with our Cell Therapy team. Full of incredible and dedicated team members, those working on CAR-T and other forms of Cell Therapy are transforming patients lives through science. From studying individualized cell lines to making brand new discoveries, this bold and personal discipline allows you to grow your career while making a lasting impact on the field of medicine. Join us today.
Bristol Myers Squibb recognizes the importance of balance and flexibility in our work environment. We offer a wide variety of competitive benefits, services and programs that provide our employees with the resources to pursue their goals, both at work and in their personal lives.
Our company is committed to ensuring that people with disabilities can excel through a transparent recruitment process, reasonable workplace adjustments and ongoing support in their roles. Applicants can request an accommodation prior to accepting a job offer. If you require reasonable accommodation in completing this application, or any part of the recruitment process direct your inquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit careers.bms.com/eeo-accessibility to access our complete Equal Employment Opportunity statement.
If you come across a role that intrigues you but doesnt perfectly line up with your resume, we encourage you to apply anyway. You could be one step away from work that will transform your life and career.
Uniquely Interesting Work, Life-changing Careers
With a single vision as inspiring as Transforming patients lives through science , every BMS employee plays an integral role in work that goes far beyond ordinary. Each of us is empowered to apply our individual talents and unique perspectives in an inclusive culture, promoting diversity in clinical trials, while our shared values of passion, innovation, urgency, accountability, inclusion and integrity bring out the highest potential of each of our colleagues.
Physical presence at the BMS worksite or physical presence in the field is a necessary job function of this role, which the Company deems critical to collaboration, innovation, productivity, employee well-being and engagement, and it enhances the Company culture.
BMS is dedicated to ensuring that people with disabilities can excel through a transparent recruitment process, reasonable workplace accommodations/adjustments and ongoing support in their roles. Applicants can request a reasonable workplace accommodation/adjustment prior to accepting a job offer. If you require reasonable accommodations/adjustments in completing this application, or in any part of the recruitment process, direct your inquiries to email@example.com. Visit careers.bms.com/eeo-accessibility to access our complete Equal Employment Opportunity statement.
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