Catalent Pharma Solutions Director Supply Chain in Winchester, Kentucky

Job Description

Job Title: Director Supply Chain

Reports to: General Manager

Location: Winchester, KY

Position Summary

The Supply Chain function is responsible for all procurement, planning, inventory control and customer service functions at Catalent, Winchester. The position is responsible for overseeing all activities and personnel within the Supply Chain function providing leadership for customer services, logistics, planning and procurement including the negotiation of maintenance supply agreements and new contracts.

Responsible for coordinating and implementing activities to attain strategic objectives within the department and looks to his or her direct supervisor or other peers within the industry for guidance. In addition, the Director Supply Chain can establish goals and objectives, supervise work practices for direct reports, interprets and executes policies and procedures that typically affect organizational units. At the senior level, this position requires extensive independent judgment, ability to interact with senior leadership, plan and execute site strategy aligned to Corporate vison and objectives. Preferred candidates will have significant opportunity based on performance and demonstrated leadership to be considered for progressive leadership roles at a rapidly growing site and business unit.

The Role

  • Develop and execute site Supply Chain strategy aligned with Business and Operations Strategy

  • Manage Commercial supply agreements, ensure highest level of service levels and On Time Delivery to Customers.

  • Intervene and resolve current / upcoming servicing issues through strong cross functional S&OP process

  • Manage the logistics and planning function to ensure optimal processing of customer orders.

  • Ensure project management disciplines are followed to deliver ‘quick to market’ launches for new products.

  • Manage the procurement function to ensure coordinated and efficient supply of production (cost reduction programs and key supplier management).

  • Work closely with operations to develop production capacity plans and strategies for the medium and long term. Ownership for Sales & Order Planning (S&OP) process

  • Ensure accurate functioning and improvement of current and future I.T. systems related to Supply Chain, not limited to ERP (J.D. Edwards) and related master data, MRP process, material scanning, inventory control, production planning and detailed scheduling.

The Candidate

  • BS degree; MBA Preferred

  • 7 to 10 years’ experience providing strategic and operational leadership in a Customer driven planning and logistics environment. Prior experience in the pharmaceutical or biotech industry is highly preferred

  • Managing Supply Chain in an ERP environment (reputed systems like JD Edwards / SAP), system implementation experience preferred

  • Considerable experience managing people and providing both tactical and strategic leadership to the organization and the site

Catalent’s standard leadership competencies that are used to interview and for Performance & Development:

  • Leads with Integrity and Respect

  • Delivers Results

  • Demonstrates Business Acumen

  • Fosters Collaboration and Teamwork

  • Champions Change

  • Engages and Inspires

  • Coaches and Develops

For more information on this fantastic Opportunity, please contact:Deepak PillaiManager, Executive RecruitingCatalent Pharma SolutionsFrankland Road, Blagrove, Swindon, Wiltshire, SN5 8RU, UK

About Catalent

Catalent offers rewarding opportunities to further your career! Join the global drug development and delivery leader and help us bring over 7,000 life-saving and life-enhancing products to patients around the world. Catalent is an exciting and growing international company where employees work directly with pharma, biopharma and consumer health companies of all sizes to advance new medicines from early development to clinical trials and to the market. Catalent produces more than 70 billion doses per year, and each one will be used by someone who is counting on us. Join us in making a difference.

Catalent. More products. Better treatments. Reliably supplied. ™Visit www.catalent.com/careers to explore career opportunities.

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, protected veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity. 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 Jobs@catalent.com. 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.

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.

Catalent = Catalyst + Talent

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!

Grow with us. Be challenged. Make a personal impact.

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 Jobs@catalent.com. 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.