Manager Pharmaceutical Supply Chain / Cold Chain Logistics (m|w|d)

Miltenyi Biomedicine is a newly established international biopharmaceutical company that develops innovative cell and gene therapies. We are focused on bringing cancer treatments and regenerative therapies to patients. Our initial focus is on difficult to treat hematological cancers using CAR-T technology whilst exploring treatments for solid tumors.  We are currently in discussion with the FDA, EMA and Japanese health authorities regarding initiating pivotal Phase II trials. We strongly believe that despite promising developments, there is significant room to improve on current cancer therapies.

Your role

  • The pharmaceutical supply chain function is being developed as a stand-alone function within Miltenyi Biomedicine. Our key deliverable is the reliable cold chain logistics for life-saving pharmaceutical products in clinical development: every shipment counts, every hour counts.
  • Your personal tasks and responsibilities will evolve in this process allowing you to grow and develop your capabilities and responsibilities with your ambitions.
  • You will be part of a team designing our clinical supply chain (GDP validated processes (SOPs) and qualified equipment) including partner / supplier selection and management, demand and supply matching and control tower set-up. It will also incorporate the definition and alignment of shipment schedules with clinical, logistics and manufacturing partners, control execution and management of exceptions as well as continuous process improvement (CAPA).
  • You will serve as center of expertise for the Miltenyi group regarding cold chain logistics and work closely with clinical development, manufacturing, quality management and other departments providing logistics services.

Your profile

  • Several years of professional experience with proven track record in at least one of the below, combinations preferable: Global courier (express) logistics ‘control tower’ operation at highest quality levels managing urgent, life-saving shipments OR Clinical and commercial supply chain management in the pharmaceutical or biotechnology industry with respective exposure in process validation according to GDP and cold chain / equipment qualification.
  • Highest personal quality and reliability standards taking responsibility.
  • Personal growth and learning ambition, willing to work under stress in an agile environment.
  • Good verbal and written, to-the-point communication skills in English and German enabling effective stakeholder management (additional languages a plus).

What we offer

  • A modern workplace and exciting opportunities in the development of technologies with a secure future
  • Cross-border intercultural cooperation and short communication channels
  • A collegial corporate culture and flexible working hours enable time management on your own terms
  • Personalized employee development program: specialist and personal training courses provided by our own training academy
  • Diverse corporate benefits with regard to employee health, sport, and staff events

If you have the skills and qualifications for this position, please use the link to send us your details (application letter, curriculum vitae, references and certificates). Please give us some idea of when you can start and the kind of salary you are looking for.

Your contact

Ralf Brassat
Tel.: +49 2204 8306-3026

Apply now

Miltenyi Biomedicine GmbH
Human Resources
Friedrich-Ebert-Strasse 68
51429 Bergisch Gladbach Germany