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Senior Supply Chain Analyst

Our client, a dynamic global bio-pharmaceutical company headquartered in Switzerland, covering multiple therapeutic areas, is looking for a Senior Supply Chain Analyst on contract basis until July 2023 based in central Switzerland.


The Senior Supply Chain Analyst should demonstrate strong experience in supply chain in a regulated environment, collaboration skills and sense of urgency to ensure timely resolution of issues, as well as a continuous improvement mindset to develop strong processes to prevent further gaps in the future. This position will report to the Supply Chain Lead.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Liaising between the different functional groups involved in the launch of new EUMDR products, to ensure all parties have visibility and access to the right information related to the distribution of the new products
  • Following up and leading resolution of operational issues such as missing regulatory approvals, delays in supply, masterdata misalignments and conflicts, physical product inspections in the European Distribution Center located in Brussels
  • Developing and owning a masterplan / process to track status of product cutovers including transition dates, new product availability, regulatory approvals, verification status etc
  • Supporting the Logistics team in Brussels to expedite product inspections when needed
  • Supporting global and regional planning teams to maintain inventory plans, allocate inventory, manage pre-builds etc
  • Monitor inventory consumption across all SKUs/variants and support planning teams in managing SLOB risk

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Relevant working/residency permit or Swiss/EU-Citizenship required
  • Bachelor degree in Engineering, Supply Chain, Operations Research, Operations or equivalent experience.
  • FPX PL or PMP Certification required; FPX SME and APICS certification preferred; other certifications in areas of expertise desirable
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience working in Supply Chain / Operations.
  • Global experience (with multiple countries, regions) and associated cultural awareness required
  • Data structuring and analysis – able to challenge the region and local commercial teams based upon facts and define scenarios for the future
  • Project Management Experience is preferred
  • Clear understanding of drivers and interdependencies of base Planning principles – KPIs, S&OP, Capacity Planning, Service impact
  • Understanding of end-to-end supply chain interactions and interdependencies with other functions / initiatives, including end Customer touchpoints.
  • Experience in the Medical Device / Pharm industry is a plus.
  • Experience working with virtual teams and matrix organizations.

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