Supply Chain associate (clinical trials)

Uren per week
40 uur

Over de functie

Over de functie

You, as the Supply Chain associate, will work within the Clinical Supply Chain department. This department is responsible for the whole process of the clinical studies of the company. Together with your colleagues, you make sure that no patients comes to the hospital to find out that there is no medication for them to dose with. Our service level is higher than 99,99%. The entire department has several roles including the set-up of the clinical trial supplies, customer service and the planning. In the planning team, you are responsible for planning the inventory in centralized warehouse and local hospitals. The planners apply several demand management and supply planning processes in an complex and demanding environment.

We have a team of planners in two locations: one in the US and one in Breda, the Netherlands. The planners handle medium-high complex clinical studies. This role has a narrow scope in a complex logistical environment that is ideal for people who do not specifically have related working experience. The supportive Global Study is point of contact of dedicated processes and works with global peers, customers and suppliers to improve the processes using LEAN and six sigma tools. You will work in a team of 2 in order to ensure full back-up. Once experienced, complex studies can be assigned. The role is intended for a long-term period.

Your responsibilities will be:

  • Convert the purchase order to the 3 global labelling locations in line with the procedures and checks necessary. Follow up a timely release by our quality department and shipment to the dedicated warehouses across the world.
  • Handle the initiation for destruction for material that is no longer needed.
  • Run global reports that trigger the Global Study Planners for their activities.
  • Run and report metrics to management for your dedicated areas and processes.
  • Provide labelling to hospitals that need extra activities to comply with regulations for our pharmaceutical investigational product.
  • Reverse the set-up of materials and keep the system clean.
  • As needed, arrange import licenses for the countries we ship to.

Wat we bieden

We offer you:

  • A fulltime and temporary position until 31-12-2020, which might be extended if everything goes well.
  • A position within a complex and diverse environment, where you can learn and further develop yourself.
  • Experience within a pharmaceutical and international company in Breda.
  • Good primary and secondary agreements.

Functie eisen


  • Have required your bachelor’s degree regarding supply chain, logistics, business administration or equivalent.
  • Speak and write fluent English.
  • Have experience with Excel.
  • Preferably speak and write fluent Dutch.
  • Preferably have experience working with SAP.
  • Work accurately and precise.
  • Are analytical and can communicate well.
  • Ensure great customer service at all times.

Over het bedrijf

about the company
The organization discovers, develops, manufactures and delivers innovative human therapeutics. A biotechnology pioneer since 1980, the organization was one of the first companies to realize the new sciences promise by bringing safe and effective medicines from lab, to manufacturing plant, to patient. The company's therapeutics have changed the practice of medicine, helping millions of people around the world in the fight against cancer, kidney disease, rheumatoid arthritis, and other serious illnesses. With a deep and broad pipeline of potential new medicines, the organization remains committed to advancing science to dramatically improve peoples lives.

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