Toll Supply Chain Manager

Cheshire East
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AstraZeneca UK
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Role Name: Toll Supply Chain Manager

Region: Macclesfield, UK / Gärtuna - Sweden

Are you ready to embrace the challenge of managing the supply of AZ products from our sites operating as Toll manufacturers? We are looking for a dynamic Toll Supply Chain Manager to navigate across timezones and cultures, ensuring our products meet customer requirements. This is an exciting opportunity to establish and manage Toll relationships amidst proposed changes in financial flows for a number of supply chains. Join us and be part of a team that is at the forefront of supply chain management, pushing boundaries and implementing the best systems with ground breaking science and manufacturing!

The Toll Process Execution Team (Toll PET) exists to own, govern and complete the global internal toll and sell-through business processes, so that we enable supply to customers whilst maximising financial value to AstraZeneca. The current reach is to 8 AZ toll sites and virtual sell-through from 5 AZ Sites with reach across all global regions.

The Toll PET sits in Global Supply Chain and Strategy (GSC&S) within Operations. The Toll PET is responsible for owning, managing and driving key business processes linked to the AstraZeneca Tolling processes and financial sell though processes.

Key Accountabilities

As a Toll Supply Chain Manager, you will be responsible for maintaining supply, setting up new product supply chains, managing shelf life of products at AZ Toll sites, and acting as a point of escalation in major supply issues. You will also be involved in project support, ensuring appropriate set up for new Tolling relationships while maintaining supply to patients at all times. Additionally, you will be expected to adhere to all required aspects of controls and compliance, maintain accurate master data for products within your portfolio, and actively participate in the delivery of business objectives & targets.

Essentials for the role

  • Experience working in a supply chain environment

  • Extensive SAP ERP knowledge and competent use of Excel

  • Basic project management skills

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Experience of operating in a global environment

  • Ability to influence a variety of stakeholders

  • Problem solving skills and ability to take initiative for timely action in all respects

  • Able to work autonomously and as part of a team.

Desirables for the role

  • Lean experience

  • Demonstrated continuous improvement

  • Experience of Toll and Sell Through Business contract manufacturing

  • Experience of non-SAP supply chain IT systems

  • Experience of IT System testing

Why AstraZeneca

At AstraZeneca, we are driven by the challenge to stay ahead in rapidly changing markets. We continuously seek new and better ways to deliver medicines all the way to our patients. Our resilience helps us to thrive as we innovate and evolve. We foster an encouraging, positive environment where ideas are welcomed and rewarded. If you are dedicated, thrive at pace, continuously learning and proactively taking on more, then AstraZeneca is the place for you.

Ready to make a big impact? Apply now and join us in delivering life-changing medicines!

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Closing Date

26-Jun-2024Our mission is to build an inclusive and equitable environment. We want people to feel they belong at AstraZeneca and Alexion, starting with our recruitment process. We welcome and consider applications from all qualified candidates, regardless of characteristics. We offer reasonable adjustments/accommodations to help all candidates to perform at their best. If you have a need for any adjustments/accommodations, please complete the section in the application form.