Associate Director, Supply Chain and Logistics

Full-TimeEidosSan Francisco, CAManufacturing

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Eidos Therapeutics, a subsidiary of BridgeBio Pharma, is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on addressing the large and growing unmet need in diseases caused by transthyretin, or TTR, amyloidosis, or ATTR. We seek to treat this well-defined family of diseases at their collective source by stabilizing TTR. Our product candidate, AG10, is an orally-administered small molecule designed to potently stabilize TTR, a potentially best-in-class treatment aiming to halt the progression of ATTR diseases.

BridgeBio finds, develops, and delivers breakthrough medicines for genetic diseases. The company bridges remarkable advancements in genetic science with the entrepreneurial engine required to rapidly create lifesaving medicines for patients with unmet needs. Founded in 2015 by a team of industry veterans, the company has built a portfolio of 20 transformative drugs ranging from pre-clinical to late-stage development in multiple therapeutic areas including genetic dermatology, oncology, cardiology, neurology, endocrinology, renal disease, and ophthalmology. The company’s focus on scientific excellence and rapid execution aims to translate today’s discoveries into tomorrow’s medicines. We have offices in the US (San Francisco, Palo Alto, Boston, New York, Raleigh), and EMEA (Zug, Switzerland) with small satellites in other parts of the country. 

To learn more, visit us at  eidostx.com/ www.bridgebio.com

Who You Are:

The Associate Director, Supply Chain and Logistics is responsible for managing the execution of global logistics activities for Eidos Therapeutics’ drug product supply chain for clinical and commercial. This individual will also assist with coordinating investigational medicinal product (IMP) planning, forecasting, labeling, packaging, distribution, inventory monitoring, and reconciliation for assigned clinical studies. This position reports to the Sr. Director, Supply Chain Management.
Responsibilities:
  • Act as the Eidos SME, and logistics lead for all clinical and commercial supply movements – from drug substance manufacturing through Clinical and Commercial 3PLs
  • Work with external courier and depot vendors to set up storage, Import & Export, distribution, drug return, and destruction according to the Logistics SOP/Global Standards (GDP) and related logistics procedures
  • Facilitates and coordinates with parcel carriers, couriers, and logistics brokers regarding all aspects of service, including pre-conditioned shipping containers/materials, temperature data loggers, pick-up appointments, and expedited order and emergency delivery situations
  • Leads and oversees the execution of temperature-controlled, on-time distribution of Eidos drug supply chain, ensuring on-time delivery and manage temperature excursions as needed
  • Coordinate with external bureaus, including Customs, FDA, USDA, and/or other applicable country agencies, to resolve logistics issues in a timely manner
  • Ensures the requirements and business processes associated with cross-border movements function smoothly, issues and risks are identified and managed efficiently
  • Importer Of Record setup and management as applicable globally and supports import permit applications and corresponding import VAT refund as needed
  • Works with internal departments including QA, Finance, Tax, procurement, Legal, and RA to resolve logistics issues, as required
  • Collaborate with clinical operations and other internal stakeholders to align clinical demand requirements, development, updates, and adaptivity clinical supplies labeling and distribution plans based on program and study timelines, trial design, clinical program changes, recruitment, geography, and manufacturing schedules
  • Collaborates with QA counterparts to ensure inspection readiness and process control for all import/export and applicable clinical trial activities; may participate in regulatory inspections
  • Manage and assess courier vendor’s performance and reports operational metrics (KPIs) to senior management and any regulatory reporting requirements related to import and export activities
  • Develop and manage SOPs, work instructions, processes, systems, and forms governing supply chain management, including international logistics, in alignment with industry standards and regulatory requirements
  • Assist in the process of identifying potential supply chain vendors, reviewing proposals contributing to the selection process
  • Support projects and process improvement efforts related to supply chain management, both clinical and commercial
Education, Experience & Skills Requirements:
  • 5+ years progressive experience in Supply Chain within the biotech/pharmaceutical industry
  • A minimum of 3 years in a global forwarding/trade compliance operation role for clinical/commercial supply products, including import/export experience and temperature-controlled distribution protocols, manage ad hoc Customs compliance issues in a regulated pharmaceutical/biotech environment
  • Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain, Business Administration, Operations Management, or similar required.
  • Understands comprehensive global pharmaceutical regulatory requirements (e.g., cGMP, GDP, 21 CFR Part 11) and Knowledge of relevant local pharmaceutical drug product laws and regulatory guidelines
  • Strong ability to collaborate and build strategic relationships with internal (Quality, Supply Planning, CMC/Manufacturing, etc.) and external (CMO, Couriers, etc.) stakeholders
  • Strong understanding of import/export requirements and customs practices
  • Able to independently resolve any global import & export issues, especially the logistics issues in the US/Europe
  • Experience in vendor oversight and managing external partnerships and relations
  • Experience in deviation investigation and CAPA implementation
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a fast-paced team environment that requires quick turnaround and quality output, with minimal supervision and solid power to multi-task across competing priorities to achieve success
  • Ability to foster a culture of continuous improvement and operational excellence and perform as a potential, influential leader without positional authority
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications, IRT, and ERP systems preferred
What We Offer:
  • Patient Days, where we are fortunate enough to learn more about the lives we are looking to impact and a real exchange of ideas as to how we can improve our efforts
  • A culture inspired by our values: put patients first; think independently, be radically transparent; every minute counts, and let the science speak
  • Learning and development training to help employees be the best version of themselves
  • Collaborative business environment
  • Excellent compensation package (Base, Performance Bonus, Stock, RSU programs)
  • Excellent benefits package
  • Flexible PTO
  • With office locations in San Francisco, Boston, New York, and Raleigh, there are ample cross-collaboration opportunities with other BridgeBio Pharma programs
  • A fast-paced, data-driven, work environment with world-class R&D minds and capabilities
  • Work with the most productive groups of R&D operators in the industry
  • Partnerships with leading institutions
  • A platform for meaningful scientific contributions to shine
  • Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion – with initiatives like Women at Bridge, we are committed to fostering an inclusive environment where every person feels respected for who they are, empowered to contribute, inspired to lead, and supported in their efforts to do so
We will not accept unsolicited resumes from agencies. Please do not send agency resumes to our website or BridgeBio and affiliating employees.
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Associate Director, Supply Chain and Logistics

Full-TimeEidosSan Francisco, CAManufacturing

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