Director/Senior Director, Clinical Supply Chain

Crispr Therapeutics AG Cambridge , MA 02138

Posted 2 months ago

Company Overview

At CRISPR Therapeutics, we are focused on developing transformative gene-based medicines for serious human diseases.

We are rapidly translating our specific, efficient and versatile CRISPR/Cas9 gene-editing platform into therapies to treat hemoglobinopathies, cancer, diabetes and other diseases

Our multi-disciplinary team of world-class researchers and drug developers works every day to translate our CRISPR/Cas9 technology into breakthrough human therapeutics. Our lead program targeting the blood diseases -thalassemia and sickle cell disease has entered clinical testing, and our immuno-oncology programs, focused on CRISPR/Cas9-edited allogeneic CAR-T cell therapies, have the potential to deliver a new generation of cancer therapies to patients.

Position Summary

We are seeking a Director/Senior Director to join an exciting, fast-growing and well-financed company to develop novel gene editing therapies for serious diseases at CRISPR Therapeutics. The successful candidate will be responsible for the Clinical Supply Chain area for both autologous and allogeneic cell therapies. This includes all drug product packaging, shipping, labeling and distribution operations as well as cell collection from patients and/or healthy donors. The function will ensure effective coordination with Clinical Operations and support the successful start-up of new clinical sites and support the needs of expanding clinical trials and commercialization. The incumbent will ensure seamless delivery of drug product to patients globally. The ideal candidate has significant experience with clinical supply management, hiring and supervising a team and building the core of a scalable and sustainable clinical supply chain team.


  • Manage all clinical supply activities for our rapidly growing clinical trials across autologous and allogeneic therapeutic areas.

  • Manage all drug product shipping, labeling and distribution to worldwide clinical sites using a network of vendors

  • Maintain information flow during project execution from the Technical Operations team to enable monitoring of the relationships with CDMOs and other vendors.

  • Provide leadership and management support for activities to drive a fast paced, highly efficient learning culture;

  • Be a champion of a highly collaborate, transparent, data driven, 'make it happen', culture.

Minimum Qualifications

  • BS/MS in Biology, Chemistry, Chemical/Biochemical Engineering or related scientific discipline, and 10 or more years of industrial experience in clinical supply chain management of biologics

  • Experience in working with third parties and CDMOs for clinical supply chain management activities.

  • Ability to effectively communicate and collaborate with internal and external stakeholders is essential.

  • Proven ability to mentor and coach more junior team members and develop a strong team.

  • Ability to work effectively in a collaborative team environment where results are achieved through influence and the incorporation of multiple points of view. Ability to execute and follow-through to completion.

  • Self-driven, independently motivated, data driven and excellent problem solving ability.

  • Available to travel both domestically and internationally.

CRISPR Therapeutics, Inc. is committed to equal employment opportunity and non-discrimination for all employees and qualified applicants without regard to a person's race, color, gender, age, religion, national origin, ancestry, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation or any characteristic protected under applicable law.

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