Randstad Project Manager, Logistics in Jonesborough, Tennessee

Project Manager, Logistics

job details:

  • location:Jonesborough, TN

  • salary:$65,000 - $75,000 per year

  • date posted:Monday, January 7, 2019

  • experience:3 Years

  • job type:Permanent

  • industry:Transportation and Warehousing

  • reference:449210

  • questions:612.313.7997.

job description

Project Manager, Logistics

job summary:

POSITION: Logistics Project Manager

Sector: Pharmaceutical

The Logistics Project Manager will be responsible for the management of clinical trial distribution and direct-to/from-patient programs.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  1. The Project Manager will work closely with Clinical and Logistics teams to ensure proper support and/or guidance to ensure all critical information is gathered at the onset of the award or transition. They will work closely with Global Trade Compliance Team, local Import/Export Team, Quality Assurance and their respective managing Branch to make sure all is set up successfully.

  2. The Project Manager will work in cooperation with teams alike to grow the business by providing superior customer service.

  3. The Project Manager will create with the help of other relevant functional groups applicable work instructions or Client Operating Procedures to ensure study requirements are known to all and that each job is done in a consistent and precise manner when applicable. These procedures will be used to train all parties involved in the launch and daily execution of jobs.

  4. Provide support with bid defenses regarding Logistics

  5. Manage metrics around forecasting, volumes, OTP and spend. This will include working with the Branch to ensure proper packaging is in place and to ensure all eyes are on the initial shipments, special requests or spikes in volume.

  6. Ensure all lanes, packaging and responsibilities are completed following guidelines.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • General Logistics Background

  • Understanding Regulatory Framework for IP shipments

  • Import/Export

  • Customs experience

  • PC/System Literate

  • Ability to deal with inquiries and day to day issues.

  • Pharma, Clinical Trial or Central Laboratory experience mandatory

  • Highly proficient with Microsoft suite to include excel.

  • Ability to manage multiple projects proactively across a multi-disciplinary team.

  • Bachelor's Degree preferred

  • 2+ Years' experience in Project Management

  • 2+ Years' experience in freight / Logistics / Life Sciences

location: Jonesborough, Tennessee

job type: Permanent

salary: $65,000 - 75,000 per year

work hours: 9 to 5

education: Bachelor's degree

experience: 3 Years

responsibilities:

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  1. The Project Manager will work closely with Clinical and Logistics teams to ensure proper support and/or guidance to ensure all critical information is gathered at the onset of the award or transition. They will work closely with Global Trade Compliance Team, local Import/Export Team, Quality Assurance and their respective managing Branch to make sure all is set up successfully.

  2. The Project Manager will work in cooperation with teams alike to grow the business by providing superior customer service.

  3. The Project Manager will create with the help of other relevant functional groups applicable work instructions or Client Operating Procedures to ensure study requirements are known to all and that each job is done in a consistent and precise manner when applicable. These procedures will be used to train all parties involved in the launch and daily execution of jobs.

  4. Provide support with bid defenses regarding Logistics

  5. Manage metrics around forecasting, volumes, OTP and spend. This will include working with the Branch to ensure proper packaging is in place and to ensure all eyes are on the initial shipments, special requests or spikes in volume.

  6. Ensure all lanes, packaging and responsibilities are completed following guidelines.

qualifications:

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REQUIREMENTS:

  • General Logistics Background

  • Understanding Regulatory Framework for IP shipments

  • Import/Export

  • Customs experience

  • PC/System Literate

  • Ability to deal with inquiries and day to day issues.

  • Pharma, Clinical Trial or Central Laboratory experience mandatory

  • Highly proficient with Microsoft suite to include excel.

  • Ability to manage multiple projects proactively across a multi-disciplinary team.

  • Bachelor's Degree preferred

  • 2+ Years' experience in Project Management

  • 2+ Years' experience in freight / Logistics / Life Sciences

If interested, please forward resume to: terri.miniutti@randstadusa.com

Thank you.

skills: Account Management

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