GTS Supply Chain Project Manager EMEA
When you’re part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll do important work, like helping customers in finding cures for cancer, protecting the environment or making sure our food is safe.
Your work will have real-world impact, and you’ll be supported in achieving your career goals.
The scope of this role ?
Under the solid leadership of the Thermo Fisher Life Sciences Group EMEA Distribution and Logistics Management you will work on several EMEA related Supply Chain Projects, to continuously develop improvements on this side of our business.
In this new role you will start off with a exciting GTS project, a high level priority project, related to the COVID-19 tests that Thermo Fisher has been bringing to the market on a global level.
GTS stands for Genetic Testing Solutions, which reflects the pivotal role Thermo Fisher continues to play in addressing the societal impact of the coronavirus pandemic and which contributes to our ambition to remain a leading company in the genetic sciences.
What will you do?
You will work with Supply Chain Planning, Order Fulfilment, Distribution, Logistics, 3PL WH partner, Commercial and with the LSG IT to identify and support issue resolution.
In addition you will support development and improvement of procedures and processes with the above-mentioned functions to ensure efficiency in flow of cash, information and goods.
Project Management :
Execute GTS Distribution and Logistics projects on a European level.
Coordinate and lead problem resolution activities to insure timely deliveries to / from global locations.
Establish a strong PPI culture by initiating and managing PPI events for the primary stakeholders.
Use of analytical skills to provide frequent updates on performance and improvement opportunities across the value stream.
Identify process improvements, create scope and business case, stakeholder management and drive the implementation project.
Work collaboratively with Supply Chain Planning, Order Fulfilment, Distribution, Logistics, 3PL WH partner, Commercial and with IT to optimize existing processes with a goal of exceeding customer’s expectations.
Support and coach the above teams in implementing process developments.
Work collaboratively with Order Fulfilment Team and Planning Team to optimize existing processes with a goal of exceeding customer’s expectations.
Support and coach the supply chain planning and the OF team in implementing process developments.
Provide input and recommendations in improving supply chain strategies, policies and practices to achieve Best-in-Class Supply Chain Management practices.
Who are we looking for?
A minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in business or other analytical discipline or / and 5+ years of Supply Chain experience is required, next to proven project management experience.
Must have strong English written and verbal communication skills. Dutch is not a requirement.
Strong analytical skills, combined with practical business acumen
Financial insight and understanding of cost drivers
Strong in building relationships on regional or global levels, across various functional teams
Ability to work well in a global organization within Operations and with external clients
Experience with SAP, 3PL interfaces and / or bonded inventory solutions is a plus
Pharmaceutical experience understanding of GMP and GDP regulations is a plus
Ability to work independently and to manage multiple tasks within tight deadlines
Ability to thrive in a matrix and cross-functional team environment
Advanced knowledge of Finance, Information Technology, Supply Chain, Packaging, and Operational Excellence