Manufacture Planning Coordinator
Site Name: USA - Pennsylvania - King of Prussia Posted Date: Oct 28 2021 The Manufacture Planning Coordinator is responsible for secondary manufacturing and testing for biopharmaceutical drug product, supporting safety assessment studies and clinical trials for early and late stage assets. The Manufacture Planning Coordinator will facilitate activities between process development, GMP Operations, and sterile filling sites. This role will provide YOU the opportunity to lead key activities to progress YOUR career, these responsibilities include some of the following: Coordinate planning for secondary manufacturing and testing for biopharmaceutical drug product as required supporting safety assessment studies and clinical trials for early and late stage assets. Coordinates activities between process development, GMP Operations, and sterile filling sites. Serves as supporting member to the project team. Executes planning and logistics for secondary manufacture, testing, shipments, storage, and release activities across internal/external sites. And has the ability to track product inventory in material management systems. Align to standard work across all aspects of operational planning (including customer service, order fulfilment and supply chain planning) within the planning team. Manage and support logistical shipping of material for domestic and international activities. Work in alignment with Biopharm Process Sciences, Analytical scientists, and manufacturing sites in oversight and implementation of appropriate technologies. Collect data, analyze results fully and recommend follow-up actions. Support process improvements to the supply chain cycle time. Ensure documentation is sufficient to support consistent production and regulatory filings. Prepares, reviews, and/or approves documents for use in manufacturing and planning. May also prepare campaign summaries and documents for validation and regulatory purposes. Coordinate Secondary Manufacturing operations planning for BPDS clinical supplies for the early and late stage assets in the portfolio. This role will support the process release of Tox, Reference Standard and Clinical material, completion of logistical/documentation aspects of shipping requirements. Support the BioPPD/MPD/Product Teams and the filling schedule of Biopharm operations across multiple filling locations (both domestic and international). Responsible for facilitating the manufacture planning meetings for the assets responsible for managing Accountable for reporting and maintaining metrics Initiate and own aspects of change management for revisions to specifications and filling sites as required. Why you? Basic Qualifications: We are looking for professionals with these required skills to achieve our goals: BS in relevant field with 3+ years' experience in manufacturing operations Knowledgeable in cGMP, especially documentation, process, and validation. Knowledgeable about Material Management Systems, Microsoft One Note, and Excel. Experience in continuous improvement projects and/or activities. Ability to develop and present detailed planning and order fulfilment scenarios. Ability to use Lean Sigma and Root Cause Analysis methodologies for process improvement. Ability to assimilate information from different sources to foresee and proactively prevent issues. Knowledgeable about material management techniques and planning processes. Preferred Qualifications: If you have the following characteristics, it would be a plus: Time management and prioritization skills. Attention to detail and ability to work under pressure. Excellent numeracy and communication skills both written and verbal, including basic presentation skills. Excellent organizational and teamwork skills Why GSK? Our values and expectations are at the heart of everything we do and form an important part of our culture. These include Patient focus, Transparency, Respect, Integrity along with Courage, Accountability, Development, and Teamwork. As GSK focuses on our values and expectations and a culture of innovation, performance, and trust, the successful candidate will demonstrate the following capabilities: Operating at pace and agile decision-making - using evidence and applying judgement to balance pace, rigour and risk. Committed to delivering high quality results, overcoming challenges, focusing on what matters, execution. Continuously looking for opportunities to learn, build skills and share learning. Sustaining energy and well-being. Building strong relationships and collaboration, honest and open conversations. 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