The manager is responsible for providing leadership for the Supply Integration, Supply Networks and Supply Products teams. This position establishes standards and practices for a model supply chain, including developing policies, procedures and techniques that are consistent with the strategic direction and sound principles of supply chain management.Essential Duties and Responsibilities: * May manage the IPS Process, Demand Planning Process, Supply Planning Process and Continuous Improvement Initiatives. * Understands and escalates supply risks and constraints across end to end program networks. * Guides alignment with internal and external manufacturing stakeholders to develop production plans, including partners and collaborators. * May be responsible for managing forecasting and demand intake activities associated with clinical, commercial and independent demand. * Works with cross-functional teams to ensure effective and disciplined planning of materials to meet requirements as defined by program development (commercial, clinical and independent) by consistently achieving customer orders. * Actively seeks creative supply solutions to optimize Supply Chain Planning. * Supports compliance activities for Supply Chain. * Drives continuous improvement initiatives and enhances Supply Chain Planning process development by communicating performance standards, developing joint improvement initiatives and actively soliciting formal feedback. * Creates and publishes metrics to evaluate overall plan/process effectiveness that drive positive results, get to root cause and support annual IOPS objectives. * Maintains awareness of current industry standards, trends and practices. * Adds value to Planning and Supply Chain management team. * Approaches business challenges from a macro perspective, resolves strategic issues effectively and supports the Supply Chain leadership team by providing timely analysis of tactical operations and long-term strategic needs. * Provides leadership and works collaboratively with other functions to prepare for the future and secure daily activities. * Assists with regular operational meetings, goal setting and mid-year/year-end reporting. * Represents as needed or performs other activities as required by the business. * Provides coaching to direct reports, including employee development plans. * Fosters a healthy work environment where employees feel valued and respected. * The position can require domestic U.S. travel and potential international travel approximately up to 10% of the time.Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: * Previous experience in planning, drug development, performance metrics and project management. * Ability to manage multiple, complex projects and changing priorities, work extended hours when required, make sound decisions under pressure and work effectively in a team environment. * Proficiency in MS Office, Excel, Oracle and Access Database. * Excellent time management, organizational skills and written and verbal communication skills. * Ability to motivate and lead a team and supervise and coach staff. * Experience with interviewing, hiring, training, coaching and disciplinary actions. * Strong analytical skills and ability to communicate details clearly and effectively. * Attention to detail, fact-based, self-motivated and ability to work under pressure. * Strong working knowledge of supply chain management at both the development stage for clinical supplies as well as at the commercial stage preferred. * Lean/Six Sigma/Continuous Improvement knowledgeEducation and Experience: * Associate Manager: Requires Bachelor's degree in Business, Supply Chain Management or Science background and 6 years of relevant experience in Supply Chain Management or equivalent combination of education and experience. * Manager: Requires Bachelor's degree in Business, Supply Chain Management or Science background and 7 years of relevant experience in * Master's degree a plus. * Pharmaceutical or biotechnology experience a plus. * GMP regulated experience a plus. * APICS or other related purchasing certifications a plus.