Associate Manager/Manager, Supply Chain Planner - Cell Therapy

Bristol Myers Squibb Seattle , WA 98113

Posted 2 months ago

At Bristol Myers Squibb, we are inspired by a single vision - transforming patients' lives through science. In oncology, hematology, immunology and cardiovascular disease - and one of the most diverse and promising pipelines in the industry - each of our passionate colleagues contribute to innovations that drive meaningful change. We bring a human touch to every treatment we pioneer. Join us and make a difference.

Cell Therapy is one of the most groundbreaking new forms of cancer treatments being studied today. With therapies only in their infancy and BMS's continued investment in our Cell Therapy capabilities, the growth potential of this science, your career, and the ability to help patients are incredible.

Bristol-Myers Squibb is a global Biopharma company committed to a single mission: to discover, develop, and deliver innovative medicines focused on helping millions of patients around the world in disease areas such as oncology, cardiovascular, immunoscience and fibrosis.

Join us and make a difference. We hire the best people and provide them with a work environment that places a premium on diversity, integrity, collaboration and personal development. Through a culture of inclusion, we create a better, more productive work environment. We believe that the diverse experiences and perspectives of all our employees help to drive innovation and transformative business results.

Cell Therapy Supply Chain planning is responsible to support the development and execution of the global plan for clinical and commercial cell therapy supply.

Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, to the following:

  • Manage the monthly planning activities of the global supply chain for cell therapy products

  • Develop supply strategies for critical raw materials used in manufacturing and ensure availability

  • Use the Supply Chain Planning Systems to generate raw material supply plans based on inventory policies and any constraints

  • Generate inventory projections, issue summaries, and other KPIs and reports for S&OP purposes

  • Monthly network capacity planning to ensure supply plans are aligned with manufacturing and quality capabilities

  • Support multiple supply chain projects associated with the set-up and product launch and life-cycle management activities

  • Set up and maintain planning data parameters required for planning and reporting

  • Key member of Product Supply Chain Team(s) - cross functional team tasked with ensuring implementation of product specific supply strategy

  • Identify opportunities to mature the organization and support the creation of new business processes

  • Lead cross-functional projects and meetings to resolve issues

  • Partner with stakeholders such as Manufacturing, MS&T, Quality, Strategic Sourcing, etc. to create and implement best practices

Skills/Knowledge Required:

  • Bachelor's degree

  • Minimum 2-5 years of planning experience within the pharmaceutical or biotech industry

  • Experience working cross-functionally with manufacturing, demand planning, quality, and develop-ment organizations

  • Experience planning in a multiple manufacturing site and/or contract manufacturing environment

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills

  • Hands-on team team player willing to work in an environment where individual initiative, accountability, and professional maturity are required

  • Must have strong analytical skills

  • Able to synthesize information into a presentation appropriate to the organizational-level of the audience. Able to summarize information concisely and communicate it using appropriate medium

  • Must be able to work with limited day-to-day supervision.

  • Strong PC experience, Microsoft Office Suite experience required including; Excel; Outlook; PowerPoint

  • Oracle EBS / Advance Supply Chain Planning or SAP experience required.

  • APICS certification is a plus.

If you want to challenge yourself, accelerate your career, and give new hope to patients, there's no better place than here with our Cell Therapy team. Full of incredible and dedicated team members, those working on CAR-T and other forms of Cell Therapy are transforming patients' lives through science. From studying individualized cell lines to making brand new discoveries, this bold and personal discipline allows you to grow your career while making a lasting impact on the field of medicine. Join us today.


Around the world, we are passionate about making an impact on the lives of patients with serious diseases. Empowered to apply our individual talents and diverse perspectives in an inclusive culture, our shared values of passion, innovation, urgency, accountability, inclusion and integrity bring out the highest potential of each of our colleagues.

Bristol Myers Squibb recognizes the importance of balance and flexibility in our work environment. We offer a wide variety of competitive benefits, services and programs that provide our employees with the resources to pursue their goals, both at work and in their personal lives.

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Associate Manager/Manager, Supply Chain Planner - Cell Therapy

Bristol Myers Squibb