Materials Management Team Leader



My client is a successful global company that provides a variety of on-site Laboratory Services to major pharmaceutical companies. They now have an exciting opportunity at a respected pharmaceutical customer for a Materials Management Team Leader.

This company offers a wonderful opportunity for development and career progression. They seek communicative, enthusiastic and capable people for their roles and reward their employees with a handsome salary and benefits and a varied and valuable working experience.


  • Receive, pack, prepare and ship R&D samples globally ensuring compliance with all relevant legislation and transport regulations (air/road/sea)
  • Lead and motivate team members to successfully perform job requirements and to meet/exceed goals and objectives.
  • Dispatch goods ensuring all relevant documentation is correct and meets GLP, GxP and Health and Safety standards.
  • Resolve or escalate complex queries from the customer
  • Participate in the preparation for regulatory inspections as needed.
  • Ensure that materials with special handling, storage or distribution requirements (such as hazardous shipments and temperature sensitive material) are properly monitored.
  • Management of open order status reports, customer, metrics and department reports, and SOP maintenance.
  • Acts as a liaison between customer
  • Ensures GxP Compliance and Good Documentation Practices

About You

  • Previous experience managing associates is required (Please do not apply without previous managerial experience in this industry).
  • Multiple years of work experience in a Materials Management environment preferable
  • IATA, ADR, IMDG and training, GMP and GLP training is desirable
  • Conform to all customer requirements for background checks, health and safety issues, security clearances and medical checkups.
  • Knowledge of Information Access and ERP Systems; intermediate Microsoft Office Knowledge with proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and basic understanding of Microsoft Access
  • Basic purchasing and inventory knowledge
  • High regard for safety, quality and adherence to protocols, policies and procedures
  • Proficient in trouble shooting
If you are interested in the above role then please apply or get in touch to discuss further.
Jak Thompson Managed by Jak Thompson
South East
apply Posted - 26.08.2021

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