Warehouse Manager - 100% (m/f)

Solothurn Permanent

added 08/11/2021

  • Leading pharmaceutical company
  • Strong development opportunities

About Our Client

Our client is a global corporation within the pharmaceutical sector with a hub based in the region of Bern/Basel, is currently looking for a dynamic and motivated Warehouse Manager (m/f) to start as soon as possible.

Job Description

The incumbent will be responsible for driving operational excellence in improving performance in a challenging GMP environment, shape and implement new requirements within his responsibility and connect with key stakeholders for daily business and also cross-functional projects.

Further responsibilities and duties are

  • Drives business performance and delivering goals and objectives while adhering to organizational polices and interest for executing the role as per supervisory guidance.
  • Reviews and improves continuously his plans for achievement of the sites responsibilities.
  • Leads with his team leaders between 60-90 employees. Manages the resources and skills. Develops his team to meet latest standards and execite required processes.
  • Maps regularly potential improvements and process gaps to be always competitive on the market.
  • Prepares the environment for new products, new storage, picking and VAS requirements and work with the requestors on an efficient implementation.
  • Achieves daily performance as key element of customer focus.
  • Establish and keep a strong partnership with internal departments.
  • Ensures all processes and decisions are following the JNJ standards and quality requirements.
  • Builds sustainable, long term relationships with Key Opinion Leaders/Key Business leaders by involving them in regular intervals and through effective coverage at right frequency.
  • In consultation with medical affairs team, executes and plans for conducting scientific activities team such as continuous medical education and executes marketing campaigns from time to time to service listed HCPs in prescribed territory.
  • Understands and manages the departments financial budget.
  • Use Technology developments for effective field operations.

The Successful Applicant

  • 5-8 years of experience in leading a warehouse
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Good understanding of end to end supply chain, master data and financial processes.
  • Experience in Lean Management, 5S, Kaizen, KVP
  • Proven (operational) expertise and vision for the designated process areas
  • Strong influencing skills
  • Able to energize a team of self-motivated experts using clear communication of concepts, deliverables and timelines
  • Fluency in English and German (oral and written) is essential, any other language is an advantage

What's on Offer

This opportunity provides a great platform to experience varied responsibilities with a lot of creative freedom that will shape the future of the organization. An international team with an open and non-hierarchical way of working offers not only a dynamic work environment but also allows you to truly have an impact.

Romain Weynand
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