Sourcing, Material Management, Supply Chain & Logistics Manager.

  • 15 Oct 2019
  • Mumbai
  • As per Industry Standards
  • 8 to 10 yrs

Job Criteria:

SECTOR: Healthcare
INDUSTRY: Pharmaceuticals, Biopharmaceuticals, Bulk Drugs
FUNCTION: Retailing/Logistics/Supply Chain/Materials/Procurement
SPECIALIZATION: Supply Chain Management
QUALIFICATION: M. Pharm. (Pharmacy)
KEY SKILLS: Sourcing, Material Management.
ROLE: Sourcing, Material Management, Supply Chain & Logistics Manager.

Job Summary:

  • Our client, a growing global health care company who manufactures pharmaceuticals and medical devices, is looking to hire a Sourcing, Materials Management, Supply Chain & Logistics – Manager / Executive with at least 10 years’ experience in sourcing Pharmaceutical Raw Materials, Packing Materials, Surgical Raw Materials, and finished goods.
  • This position is responsible for vendor management, cost-cutting, developing new sources of supply, ensure just in time delivery of materials at the manufacturing sites, manage payment to vendors, and manage the logistics for inbound and outbound goods.
  • This is a good opportunity to join an extremely stable and growing organization with an international presence. This position is an important role in meeting the company’s strategic plan for continued compliance.

Job Responsibilities:

  • This position is responsible for acquiring, develop, implement and review all procurement strategies, policies, and procedures for sourcing pharmaceutical raw material, packaging material, surgical raw material, and finished goods.
  • Preparing & releasing purchase order; co-ordination to solve any regulatory issues, if any.
  • Inventory planning and setting up of reorder levels for pharmaceutical raw material, packaging material, surgical raw material, and finished goods.
  • Negotiate and establish the contracts with suppliers; regular follow up with vendors, checking the quality of material and service provided.
  • Identify substitute goods and materials that may be used in the absence of a regular supply of necessary items.
  • Developing a system for payment monitoring and resolving payment issues with vendors as well as undertake vendor evaluation and qualification.
  • Drive cost reduction initiatives, Inventory Control, including stock verification at regular intervals and also surprise checks.
  • Act as co-ordination link between all business divisions i.e., Finance & Accounts, Marketing, Operations, and Logistics to understand the material requirement, budget, billing and deadline.
  • Develop & prepare operational MIS relating to Inventory; Aid in the costing and budgeting process.
  • Manage and monitoring logistics of purchased materials to plant location and manufactured pharmaceutical and medical devices to customer locations in a timely manner as per the schedule and shipment plans.
  • Giving presentations about market analysis and possible growth.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication (written & verbal) skills.

Job Specifications:

  • Experience: 10+ years’ experience in Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Industry.
  • Salary: Not a limiting factor for Experienced and Result-Oriented candidates.
  • Location: Mumbai, Maharashtra, INDIA.

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