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Project Manager

  • Location: Bothell, King, Washington
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 23 days ago

  • Expiry Date: 06 August 2021

​​​Job Description:

  • Senior Manager, Site Material Management

Purpose and Scope of Position:

  • The Sr Manager, Site Materials Management ensures supply and manufacturing continuity across all aspects of CAR T operations at the Bothell, WA cell therapy manufacturing facility. This position plays a strategic role in the CAR T site supply chain operations managing aspects of inventory control and logistics. As a member of the CAR T Supply Chain Operations leadership team, collaborate with internal and external stakeholders to meet objectives and goals.

Education: Bachelor’s degree in supply chain, engineering, life sciences, information systems, business management or related fields; advanced degree preferred.


  • 10+ years relevant work experience required, preferably in a regulated pharmaceutical manufacturing environment.

  • 5+ years’ experience in manufacturing and supply chain areas. 

  • An equivalent combination of education, experience and training may substitute.

  • Proven experience in supply chain, project management and production planning in a medium to high volume environment, knowledge of scheduling platforms.

 Key Responsibilities

  • Engage with Strategic Sourcing partners to identify and mitigate material supply risk while ensuring appropriate site inventory levels

  • Responsible for regular supplier and contractual performance evaluations and periodic business review meetings with stakeholders and suppliers

  • Collaborate with Global Procurement and Sourcing Organization to ensure supply continuity and develop alternate sources of materials

  • Manage site inventory availability and accuracy in conjunction with Global Supply Chain Organization

  • Manage cleaning supplies and PPE procurement to use process to ensure business continuity and adequate supply plans

  • Collaborate with Global Supply Chain and Site Quality groups to escalate inventory levels

  • Develop long term capacity models for CRT, refrigerated, and frozen along with external third party storage capabilities

  • Develop, manage and communication site materials management KPIs and Metrics

  • Acts as materials management and supply chain subject matter expert for site activities relating to new or improvements to supply processes and applications

  • Manage site logistics activities related to material transfers between sites and inventory control aspects of manufactured goods

  • Build and maintain a high achieving organization to support clinical and commercial CAR T manufacturing activities

  • Engage with Systems & Technology partners for COI/COC and ERP responsibilities

  • Develop dashboard to monitor performance against metrics and KPIs

  • Build a collaborative environment that fosters decisive decision making and accountability

  • Manage contractual framework through collaboration with various internal departments (Legal, Quality, Manufacturing) to negotiate contracts, manage termination/renewal and modifications to contract scope.

  • Lead as a change agent in a fast-paced environment to promote flexibility, creativity, and accountability to ensure project prioritization and adequate resource allocation

  • Lead multi-functional and multi-location teams through project identification and implementation

  • Create an environment of teamwork, open communication, and a sense of urgency.

  • Drive collaboration across the company and external partners.

  • Build trust and productive relationships with peers and stakeholders

  • Deliver business results through timely and quality decision making

  • Fosters a culture of high ethics and compliance

  • Promote a mindset of continuous improvement, problem-solving and prevention

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