Vice President, Global Supply Chain Procurement
Company: KBI Biopharma
Posted on: November 19, 2021
The Vice President Global Supply Chain and Procurement will have
full oversight for supply chain and procurement operations across
all of KBI Biopharma. This role will have overall responsibility
for procurement strategy, inventory management, logistics, and
execution of KBI's SIOP process. The leader is expected to drive
continuous improvement into their organization to ensure effective
execution of KBI's strategic roadmap.
The VP is responsible for implementing the highest ethical and
compliance standards throughout their team. He/She collaborates
across the company to manage end-to-end supply chain solutions
which optimize KBI's inventory and logistic strategy across the
global facility network. Partnering with business unit leads and
support functions, he/she will lead the SIOP process to ensure
alignment of capacity and on-time delivery of materials required to
support operations. The role reports directly into the Senior Vice
President, Global Operations.
- Manage inventory and logistics for the global CDMO network.
Design a robust, flexible operation capable of supporting
microbial, mammalian, and cell therapy operations. Partner with
leadership to optimize master inventory lists and drive
efficiencies into the organization.
- Lead procurement strategy for the company. Drive process to
enhance KBI's vendor relationships gaining value for our clients.
Ensure KBI's supplier network adhere to corporate sustainability
- Implement SIOP process across KBI's global network. Ensure
cross-functional resource and capacity alignment between
departments. Execute SIOP process to ensure on-time in full
delivery for each of KBI's client programs.
- Defines, drives and monitors performance ensuring continuous
improvement on KPI's associated with Supply Chain and Procurement
metrics (ex. inventory management improvement in turns and service
levels, fill rates and turn time, sourcing effectiveness, and
savings, environmental impact, human error rates, deviation & CAPA
on time closure, etc.).
- Manage the establishment of procedures for maintaining high
standards of supply chain operations to ensure compliance with
safety regulations as well as customer and corporate quality
standards. Actively participate in corporate sustainability and
corporate culture initiatives.
- Develop an engaged and high-performing team. Provide clear
direction and balanced performance feedback; coach, develop, and
challenge direct reports; Take corrective action as necessary on a
timely basis and in accordance with company policy. Ensures
compliance with current federal, state and local regulations.
- BS degree in Business, Engineering, Science or Accounting with
15+ years of progressive Supply Chain experience; MS/MBA degree in
business or related field preferred.
- Previous experience leading global supply chain and logistics
organization is required. Experience within the pharmaceutical
sector is preferred.
- Knowledge of ERP system implementation, warehousing, receiving,
storage, purchasing and transportation is required.
- APICS certification is a plus
- NAPM certification is a plus
Salary Range: 240,000 - 260,000
Salary range provided per current averages and expectations. The
salary and job title for this opening will be based on the selected
candidate's qualifications and experience and may be outside this
range. KBI has a robust total rewards strategy which includes an
annual bonus structure for all employees, medical, dental, and
vision coverage, paid PTO and holidays, 401K matching with 100%
vesting in 60 days and employee recognition programs.
KBI Biopharma, Inc. is an EEO/AA employer and actively seeks to
diversify its work force. Therefore, all qualified applicants,
regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, gender,
gender identity, sexual orientation, age, disability or veteran
status, are strongly encouraged to apply.
I understand that neither the completion of this application nor
any other part of my consideration for employment establishes any
obligation for KBI Biopharma, Inc. to hire me. If I am hired, I
understand that either KBI Biopharma, Inc. or I can terminate my
employment at any time and for any reason, with or without cause
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