Senior Manager CAR T Warehouse Kitting and Dispensing

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Warehousing/Logistics

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Celgene is a global biopharmaceutical company leading the way in medical innovation to help patients live longer, better lives. Our purpose as a company is to discover and develop therapies that will change the course of human health. We value our passion for patients, ?quest for innovation, spirit of independence and love of challenge. With a presence in more than 70 countries, and growing - we look for talented people to grow our business, advance our science and contribute to our unique culture.

Role Description:

The Sr. Manager of Warren Warehouse, Kitting, and Dispensing reports to the Director of Warren Manufacturing Business Operations and Supply Chain. This role is accountable to manage the warehouse supervisor and staff, warehouse facility, and materials movement, kitting, and dispensing operations for a multi-product clinical manufacturing facility for Celgene Chimeric Antigen Receptor (CAR) T-cell Therapies and will have direct reports. Responsible for building zone ownership, materials management, inventory control/cycle counts, shipping/receiving, and kitting and dispensing.

Work scope will include clinical manufacturing for all cell therapy products. This role will work with Supply Chain, Manufacturing, Project Management, Operational Excellence, MS&T, Quality Assurance, and Process Development.

This position is based in Warren, NJ. Limited global travel up to 10% of time may be required.

Come join Celgene for this unique opportunity to be part of the team building a leading CAR T Platform that serves our patients with novel Celgene CAR T Therapies.

Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to the following:

+ Ensure material availability to support clinical manufacturing.

+ Ensure appropriate priorities, expectations, and results among staff

+ Manage warehouse, receiving dock, shipping, and kitting and dispensing suites for Warren

+ Manage cell material handling and storage for leukapheresis, intermediate and drug product

+ Implement metrics to track and manage completion of objectives and projects

+ Ensure staff are appropriately trained and qualified for the activities they perform

+ Author deviation investigations and own applicable corrective actions, ensuring compliance with internal standards and regulatory requirements

+ Create an environment of teamwork, open communication, and sense of urgency

+ Lead as a change agent to promote flexibility, creativity, and accountability

+ Build trust and effective relationships with peers and stakeholders

+ Foster a culture of compliance and strong environmental, health, and safety performance

+ Promote a mindset of continuous improvement, problem solving, and prevention

Skill and Knowledge Requirements:

+ Ability to work independently

+ Ability to manage direct reports

+ Hands-on expertise in cGMP warehousing, supply chain, demand tools, ERP systems, cold chain logistics, and domestic/international distribution

+ Ability to prioritize and provide clear direction to team members in a highly dynamic environment

+ Ability to rapidly solve problems and deal with organizational complexity

+ Ability to interface cross-functionally both internally and externally

+ Demonstrated ability to work as part of a matrix team

+ High organization skills with ability to multi-task several objectives in parallel

+ Proficient computer skills with Oracle, Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint

Qualifications and Experience Requirements:

+ Required Bachelor's Degree in Life Sciences or Supply Chain

+ Required Minimum 5 years of experience in pharmaceutical industry

+ Required Minimum 3 years of people management experience

Preferred but not required:

+ Certification in CPIM, CSCP, and/or CLTD

+ Experience in biopharmaceutical clinical, supply chain, manufacturing, and commercialization

+ Experience with project management and change execution management


Celgene is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of employment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability or veteran status. Celgene complies with all applicable national, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment as well as employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration and Nationality Act. All applicants must have authorization to work for Celgene in the U.S.

At Celgene, we seek to deliver truly innovative and life-changing drugs for our patients. Our mission is to focus on the discovery, development, and commercialization of products for the treatment of cancer and other severe, immune, inflammatory conditions. Energizing this mission are the uniquely talented individuals that bring their passion, creativity, and innovation to work every day. Bring your unique gene to our team.
Associated topics: director, generalist, inventory control, lead, logistics management, logistics manager, manager, shift supervisor, rep, representative

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