Commercial Supply Chain Senior Director (gn)

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MorphoSys’s mission is to make exceptional, innovative biopharmaceuticals to improve the lives of patients suffering from serious diseases. Innovative technologies and smart development strategies are central to our approach. Success is created by our people, who focus on excellence in all they do, collaborating closely across disciplines. We all are driven by a desire to make the medicines of tomorrow a reality. Guided by mutual respect and trust, each member of the MorphoSys team is given the opportunity to develop and flourish within this exciting and inspiring environment. Join us in Planegg near Munich!

Your Responsibilities:

As the leader of the commercial supply chain team, you will be responsible for managing all activities to ensure commercial supply for the current and future products as well as continually optimizing the supplier network.
  • Manage the supply chain activities supporting a GMP/GDP supply chain while optimizing for cost, lead time and quality
  • Lead S&OP process for clinical and commercial supply as well as manage partner demand
  • Provide direct input to senior management in support of strategic planning and decision making processes related to optimization of supply
  • Maintenance of a third party network for commercial secondary packaging, distribution, warehousing and transportation
  • Ensure vendor management oversight and execution of day-to-day activities
  • Establishment of supply chain procedures to enable product launch and supply chain maintenance in cross-functional teams
  • Drive LEAN initiatives to improve efficiencies in supply chain processes
  • Team leadership of commercial supply chain team including staff in US
  • Work cross-functionally with CMC, QA, Regulatory, Finance, IT and Commercial functions
  • Interact with relevant functions at the external vendors and key contact for partner management of supply chain activities
  • Support of financial budgeting and planning processes
  • Responsible for the implementation and management of planning and forecasting software as well as inventory management tool

Job Qualifications:

  • Degree in Life Sciences, Business Administration, Operations or Supply Chain
  • Ideally a minimum of ten years of experience in commercial supply chain management in the biotechnology / pharmaceutical industry
  • Experience in accommodating commercial supply chain requirements of biopharmaceuticals and commercial forecast procedures
  • Experience in project management, collaborative partnerships and supplier relationship management including contract negotiation and onboarding
  • Understanding of GMP & GDP principles and regulatory requirements for cold chain products
  • Experience with Lean and Operational Excellence methodology
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite and preferably SAP experience
  • Highly motivated team player with the ability to drive decisions
  • Ability to anticipate problems and recommend solutions in an agile environment
  • Excellent communication skills, both in English and German
  • Able to travel domestically and internationally

We offer:

  • Creative working in X-functional teams
  • Open and appreciative corporate culture
  • Multicultural environment
  • Working in an attractive, high-quality equipped building with restaurant
  • Free sports and language courses

Thank you for your interest! We are looking forward to receiving your pertinent application documents. For your application please use exclusively our career portal. We offer not only excellent career prospects, but also support you from the very beginning – even helping you move if necessary.

MorphoSys AG, Semmelweisstraße 7, 82152 Planegg