1+ months

Global Clinical Supply Distribution System

Groton, CT 06340
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The Global Clinical Supply organization's vision provides quality, life-changing, investigational medicines to patients. The Global Clinical Supply Distribution System - Business Lead plays a key role in driving our digital strategy to innovate and continually optimize our physical and digital supply chains.


Act as the business owner for the distribution system with a keen understanding of the interfaces to the Axis and Impala systems with a strong connection to those system business leads.

Conduct the due diligence with assessing the current distribution system (CSDS) capabilities and identify possible solutions for replacement/enhancement. Once a solution is identified the business lead would lead the implementation of the new solution within scope, budget and schedule.


+ Gain an understanding of both the physical and digital supply chain from API, Drug Product manufacturing, Pack, Label, Distribution and to the patient.

+ Function as the "translator," liaising between BT and the Business to ensure BT understands the business needs, and the Business understands BT's controlled software development process for a regulated system.

+ Negotiate scope, budget and schedule to meet the business needs while maintaining the overall capital project budget.

+ Manage a large, matrixed team of business SMEs and Work Stream Leads to ensure that the design, development, and configuration of the system meets business needs, addresses compliance vulnerabilities and provides a global solution

+ Ensure compliance with the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) guidelines and development of the related deliverables.

+ Negotiate site differences that must be harmonized to implement and maintain a global distribution system design

+ Ensure active Governance sponsorship, communicate project progress to Governance, seeking their endorsement when required.

+ Provide strategic business leadership for the development, change control and utilization of the new distribution system.

+ Implement business readiness practices to ensure that the new user community is brought through the change curve, reducing resistance to the new system adoption

+ Understand the full supply chain business process and information hand-offs between lines and relevant systems

+ Manage production change requests from the business to meet evolving needs while maintaining the system in a controlled state.

+ B.S. degree (or equivalent) is required, with 14+ years managing scientific or clinical projects in a relevant industry.

+ Advanced experience in supply chain management, scientific or clinical disciplines, and/or software development lifecycle management

+ Strong project management skills

+ People management experience, especially with matrixed leadership responsibilities

+ Global team management

+ Capitol project budget acumen


Core Competencies include:

+ Dealing with ambiguity

+ Peer relationships

+ Acts decisively

+ Seizes accountability

+ Analytical capability to solve problems

+ Strong communication


Work hours will require some non-standard work times to manage a matrixed team.

**Sunshine Act**

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**EEO & Employment Eligibility**

Pfizer 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. Pfizer also complies with all applicable national, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment as well as work authorization and employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration and Nationality Act and IRCA. Pfizer is an E-Verify employer.

+ Additional Location Information: Collegeville, PA/New York, NY/Virtual

+ Eligible for Relocation Package; YES

+ Eligible for Employee Referral Bonus: YES

N (Other) (United States of America)

Pfizer is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable equal employment opportunity legislation in each jurisdiction in which it operates.
Posted: 2019-08-01 Expires: 2020-02-06

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