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  • Sector:

    Supply Chain Planning

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  • Salary:

    £50000 - £65000 per annum + + car + bonus

  • Contact:

    Sasha Porter

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  • Published:

    29 days ago

  • Duration:


  • Expiry date:

    27 May 00:00

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Position: NPD Project Manager (R&D, NPD, Supply Chain)

Sector: Pharma

Location: Berkshire

Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 + bonus + car allowance + other benefits

I am looking for an absolute superstar in end to end Project Management within Supply Chain and Manufacturing for an incredible pharmaceutical business that Pod proudly has as a client. They are a pioneering medications company with a mission to develop treatments that improve the quality of life for patients.

You will be an experienced Project Manager that has overseen new product launches, portfolio expansions, and a lot of process improvement within Supply Chain, such as S&OP and practice changes. You will also improve their current processes and ensure accurate delivery of the product through Supply Chain from beginning till the end.

In addition to the above, you must be an intuitive and enthusiastic leader, who has previously successfully managed projects and will bring a strong drive of change management to the business.

The general day to day bits:

  • End 2 end Project Management cycle within all the key Supply Chain functions

  • Developing and implementing their current efficiencies, patient supply and reducing the costs

  • Managing and building relationships with all the internal and external stakeholders to ensure smooth execution of the project on the right timeline

  • Driving change through Supply Chain without any impact on the patient supply

  • Building and improving Supply Chain KPI's, as well as the processes and measures to improve the team's performance

What we're looking for:

  • Minimum of a Bachelor's degree in the relevant sector e.g. Supply Chain, Logistics, Engineering

  • Strong Supply Chain experience (looking at a minimum of 5 years' experience)

  • Pharmaceutical experience is a MUST

  • Minimum 3 years of experience in Project Management (R&D, NPD, Supply Chain)

  • Excellent numerical skills, strong knowledge of SAP & managing data

  • Preferably PRINCE 2/PMP certified

  • Proven ability/experience to easily build strong relationships with stakeholders across all the functions, especially with manufacturing, quality, and regulatory teams

    If you feel that you could be a great fit, please contact me with your resume today and I will get back to you shortly! Get in touch with me directly at!

Pod Talent are independent specialist recruiters in the Supply Chain, Procurement, Logistics, Manufacturing and R&D space covering roles internationally from entry to board level. We recruit for roles including Supply Chain, Demand Planning, Inventory Management, Direct and Indirect Procurement, Category Management, Logistics, Distribution, Warehousing, Production, Packaging, NPD and Quality Assurance. Please visit our website for all of our vacancies.