Senior Supply Chain Specialist/Insert Growth Analyst

  • Contract type Temporary Assignment - bis auf weiteres
  • Place
  • Reference 208023-3-1
  • Assignment start date 01.06.21
  • Sector Chemistry & Life Sciences
  • Publication date 03.05.2021
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For our client - a leading pharmaceutical company situated in Luzern - we are contracting a:

Senior Supply Chain Specialist/Insert Growth Analyst

Your assignment

-Maintain, update, and improve insert growth models across products/ markets within prescribed timelines, including the integration of strategic product plans (e.g. site changes, launches, reduced labeling, etc.)
-Interface with MRL and MMD, through various established forums (e.g. MOW Alignment Team, Insert Growth Team, Keytruda Value Chain Management Team, etc.), to collect key inputs to the model per product and identify potential linkages across products
-Raise awareness to key stakeholders when action is required to change packaging (larger or smaller)
-Liaise with Artwork centers to execute changes to packaging
-Lead the activities of the insert growth team and further start up other teams as recommended through modelling
-Support company`s efforts for e-labeling or reduced labeling

Your profile

-Bachelor's Degree Required-preferably Business Management or Life Sciences, Supply Chain or related discipline
-Minimum 2-5 years work experience in manufacturing/packaging preferably in pharmaceutical environment: familiarity with packaging operations and components, Regulatory & Artwork, Supply Chain, Project Management
-Strong analytical, problem solving and organizational skills
-Highly experienced in Project management and Task management, experience in working on a highly regulated environment
Proficient in the use of business software (including MS Excel, MS Power point, MS Project)
-Working knowledge of SAP (prior experience with Merck MRP systems, practices/principles beneficial)
-Lean/continuous improvement mindset- Yellow or Green Belt desirable
-Fluent in English,-Strong communication and collaboration skills, ability to communicate in an organized fashion to senior stakeholders
-Pharmaceutical experience is an advantage
-APICS CPIM or CSCP certification is an advantage
-Demonstrate good understanding of regulatory & artwork processes and how to link them with supply chain processes
-Strong problem-solving ability, capable of seeing cause-effect (connect the dots, thinks end to end), uses facts and data)
-Highly organized, drives results and manages projects on time with a keen focus on accuracy, independent and willing to take ownership, with the ability to manage multiple priorities


This multifaceted project provides the opportunity to apply and increase your expert knowledge in one of the largest pharmaceutical companies worldwide. Also the possibility of contract extension is given. To submit your complete CV including diplomas and references just use the button ‘Apply'. We are looking forward receiving your application today!

About Manpower
Manpower Switzerland offers its customers more than 55 years of experience in the recruitment, selection and placement of permanent and temporary staff, as well as in HR solutions. Its network of 50 branches active in all linguistic regions, 20,000 temporary staff, 1,500 permanent placements and over 5,000 clients – including small, medium and large companies – in all sectors of industry make Manpower one of Switzerland’s leading providers of workforce management solutions.
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Sabrina Martino

Life Sciences Competence Center
Picassoplatz 4
4052 Basle

T: +41 58 307 2441

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