Catalent Pharma Solutions Supply Chain Manager in Bathgate, United Kingdom

Job Description

Catalent Bathgate are looking to speak to suitably experienced candidates regarding our current Supply Chain Manager opportunity.

The role of Supply Chain Manager would see you report into the Operations Director and lead a team of 3 Supervisors and 16 operational staff.

As the Supply Chain Manager, you will have strong people management skills. As a confident communicator you will be able to manage a diverse team ensuring business and patient demands are met consistently.

The Role

  • Responsibility for the daily management of workload, capacity and performance of the Clinical Storage department, ensuring the integrity of clinical trial supplies packaged at BTH are compliant with GMP and study requirements

  • To ensure that the team’s performance is continually enhanced through improvement initiatives, in line with the business need, whilst maintaining the required standard of safety, quality, delivery and cost performance.

  • To ensure a high standard of organisation and discipline is maintained in all working areas and to organise cleaning of associated equipment and facilities used in Clinical Storage procedures

  • Investigate and prepare reports and other necessary documentation for complaints and deviations. Identify and lead the implementation of appropriate corrective measures to ensure EHS, quality and efficient production.

  • Implement a daily plan that ensures appropriate presence in and around the work area to provide supervision, oversight, coaching and guidance to team members. Set and maintain the highest standards of compliance regarding GMP, housekeeping, EHS, efficiency, delivery and people management. Take immediate action as appropriate to address any impact to performance against these expectations.

  • Provide regular informal and formal performance management for Supervisors. Ensure adherence to company Performance Management Review schedule and requirements and career development discussions are completed with appropriate actions agreed and completed.

The Candidate

  • Minimum 5 years people management experience

  • Experience working with a Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) Environment

  • Experience within a similar industrial environment, i.e. clinical trials, pharma, medical devises

  • Comfortable working a range of computer programs

  • Must be flexible to working different working hours and be available for overtime as required to meet customer demands.

  • Must be prepared to join an out of hours on call rota if required.

Our 7 standard leadership competencies

  • Leads with Integrity and Respect

  • Delivers Results

  • Demonstrates Business Acumen

  • Fosters Collaboration and Teamwork

  • Champions Change

  • Engages and Inspires

  • Coaches and Develops

Position Benefits

  • Competitive Annual Salary

  • Pension

  • Life Assurance

  • Bupa Healthcare

About Catalent

Catalent Pharma Solutions is the leading global provider of advanced delivery technologies and development solutions for drugs, biologics and consumer health products. With over 80 years serving the industry, Catalent has proven expertise in bringing more customer products to market faster, enhancing product performance and ensuring reliable clinical and commercial product supply. For more information, visit

More products. Better treatments. Reliably supplied.™

Catalent is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

Notice to Agency and Search Firm Representatives

Catalent Pharma Solutions (Catalent) is not accepting unsolicited resumes from agencies and/or search firms for this job posting. Resumes submitted to any Catalent employee by a third party agency and/or search firm without a valid written & signed search agreement, will become the sole property of Catalent. No fee will be paid if a candidate is hired for this position as a result of an unsolicited agency or search firm referral. Thank you.

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Your talents, ideas, and passion are essential to our mission: to develop, manufacture, and supply products that help people live better, healthier lives. Join us!

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Catalent is the perfect place to grow your career if…

  • You enjoy the fast pace of a start-up, but want the opportunities and stability of a growing, publicly traded company (Listed on NYSE: CTLT).

  • You want meaningful work. From cough treatments to cancer-fighting drugs, biologics, and vitamins, we help develop, launch, and supply over 200 new products each year – more than any branded drug maker in the world!

  • You want to plant your career in a growing company. Over the last five years, Catalent has re-invested more than $2 billion back into the company and its people.

  • You are excited about learning, collaborating, and growing alongside a global diverse team. Our team of more than 11,000 comes to work every day ready to overcome new challenges with teamwork, advanced technologies, and a passion to deliver by putting patients first.

  • You want to make a global impact! From North America to Europe, Asia to Latin America, we have innovative science and manufacturing teams who are looking for YOU!

  • See how our teams are making a difference, while growing their careers and fulfilling our mission by putting patients first every day here

Catalent is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. If you require reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process due to a disability, you may submit your request by sending an email along with the job number and title to This option is reserved for individuals who require accommodation due to a disability. Information received will be routed to a recruiter who will provide assistance to ensure appropriate consideration in the application or hiring process.