People come to Genentech from across disciplines and across the world to solve our most challenging medical conditions. You’ll find inspiration in our passion for biotechnology, our purpose to positively impact the lives of millions of patients and our dedication to our people. Joining Genentech means being part of a tradition of inquiry that will change the world. It means embracing our failures as much as our successes. It requires a willingness to look beyond the edge of what's possible. And a focus on doing the day-to-day work that makes great science happen.
The following opportunity exists in our South San Francisco, CA headquarters:
Warehouse Manager, SSF IMP & US Depot
The Clinical Supply Chain Management organization’s mission is to ensure the right product is in the right place at the right time, every time, such that no patient will go without and no clinical trial will be delayed.
The Manager of the South San Francisco (SSF) IMP Warehouse and US Depot plays a key role in achieving this mission, leading a team that delivers 30,000 shipments to US clinical trial sites and 1,000 international shipments per year. The chosen candidate will lead a team of supervisors, exempt and non-exempt employees. Accountabilities for this role include the following: Management of warehouse operations for IMP Clinical Supply Operations, international (depot) shipping, clinical parcel (site) shipments, inventory control and monitoring, facility management, and strict adherence to regulatory requirements (including Transportation Security Administration and current Good Manufacturing / Distribution Practices).
Responsibilities: * Lead, motivate and encourage the IMP Final Product and Warehouse team, consisting of ~20 team members, to achieve departmental and company goals * Ensure that the appropriate inventory management policies are practiced to manage and control inventory * Ensure near-perfect delivery accuracy, while continuously improving productivity and reducing distribution lead times * Ensure a safe working environment for the staff and model safe work behaviors * Provide expertise and leadership in Lean and supply chain management principles to contribute to site- and network-level improvement initiatives
Who You Are
The preferred candidate holds a BA or BS in Business, Logistics Management or Life Sciences (or equivalent experience). 8 to 11 years of experience in Materials Management, Manufacturing Production or Supply Chain Management with 3 to 4 years supervisory experience is required. Experience in a regulated (e.g., gGMP) environment is strongly preferred.
Other key requirements are: * Displays good leadership competencies and creates a positive work environment. Is a team player able to motivate, organize and provide direction. * Able to pass the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) cargo screening supervisor certification and background check, as well as obtain a California Pharmacy License. * APICS (operations management) certifications and Lean / Operational Excellence expertise (e.g., Green Belt certification) are a plus * Strong familiarity with ERP systems (e.g., SAP) is preferred * Experience working in a global environment and must model good customer relations * Demonstrated ability to establish and improve business processes while having effectively and efficiently developed and implemented departmental annual or long-term strategies, plans and objectives? and successfully led staff members in achievement of goals and objectives
A Job with Benefits Beyond the Benefits
A member of the Roche Group, Genentech has been at the forefront of the biotechnology industry for more than 40 years, using human genetic information to develop novel medicines for serious and life-threatening diseases. Genentech has multiple therapies on the market for cancer & other serious illnesses. Please take this opportunity to learn about Genentech where we believe that our employees are our most important asset & are dedicated to remaining a great place to work.
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