i-Pharm Consulting

Product Launch Lead

Location
Dublin
Salary
60,000 - 80,000
Posted
10 Jan 2019
Closes
24 Jan 2019
Ref
BT080
Discipline
Operations, Logistics
Contract Type
Contract
JOB TITLE
Product Launch Specialist – 11 month contract

THE COMPANY

One of the top Pharmaceutical companies in the world. The organisation is seeking a talented Product Launch Specialist with experience in Pharma. This is an excellent opportunity for someone looking to progress their career in Pharmaceuticals working within a global company.

LOCATION

Dublin, Ireland

SALARY
Up to €5448 per month

ROLE/DESCRIPTION

* Lead NPI and geographic expansion launches (50%)
* Lead supply chain launch sub-team for NPI and geographic expansion type launches
* Ensure strategy and TSA execution information is being transferred to/from the TOPT team and Supply Chain sub team members
* Support TOLT Launch Readiness KPI -delivery of product to the country warehouse and ready for country sales on time and in full
* Translate leading metrics into action, escalating through BPO, TOPT, Global S&OP, etc.
* Support and lead Level 1-2 launches and provide guidance/training to SC Planning for Level 3-4 launches



* Data Collection and Management (25%)

* Maintain accurate launch data in centralized system. Ensure appropriate EPM system linkage to Integrated Project Plan (IPP) to ensure all data is aligned with Global Program Management.
* Maintain monthly launch calendar, ensuring alignment with GPM, TOLT, ILC calendars for reporting purposes.
* Responsible for quality of the data, leading quarterly review of launch pipeline with key stakeholders



* Global Product Launch process (25%)

* Support the continuous improvement of the launch process, enhancing launch playbook and checklists, etc.
* Leverage internal and external best practices to continually enhance the Global Product Launch process
* Develop, train and implement tools for launch planning and tracking
* Train and assist Supply Planning to ensure proficiency and consistent launch execution
* Meet on a regular basis with planners to guide them and assist with set up of new launches and assess progres

EXPERIENCE NEEDED

* Degree level education with a minimum 3 years of experience in life sciences (pharmaceutical, biologics, medical devices) supply chain/ operations / manufacturing / product management
* Minimum 3 years in management of new product introduction, launch and project management
* Strong familiarity with a broad variety of supply chain concepts, and specific expertise in global Biopharmaceutical supply chain management.
* Project management experience with GMP, change control and product launch experience
* Strong in Excel and MS Project
* Ability to lead team meetings and corral different personas
* Experience of working with external manufacturers
* NPI

ABOUT i-PHARM CONSULTING

i-Pharm Consulting is a specialist Recruitment Company servicing the Pharmaceutical industry in the UK and Europe. We provide both permanent and contract staff to a wide range of Pharmaceutical, Medical Device, Biotechnology and Contract Research Organisations (CROs). i-Pharm has specific expertise in Clinical Research, Medical Affairs, Regulatory Affairs, Pharmacovigilance, Quality Assurance and Bioinformatics.

www.i-pharmconsulting.com

TO APPLY:
If you would like to discuss this vacancy further, please call the Global Strategic Delivery Consultant Billy Twomey on +44 (0)20 3189 0460. If this role is not suitable, Billyis also available to discuss other possible positions or answer any general questions regarding your career and the current market.

KEY WORDS
Product Launch / NPI / Supply Chain / Logistics / Product Launch Specialist / Product Launch Lead / Biotech / Biotechnology / Pharmaceuticals / Pharma / Medcal Devices / Sales / Dublin / Ireland /