Scientist TS/MS-Supply Chain

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Company :
Eli Lilly and Company

Location :
Indianapolis, Indiana

Expiry Date :
Sat, 05 Dec 2020 23:59:59 GMT

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At Lilly, we unite caring with discovery to make life better for people around the world. We are a global healthcare leader headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana. Our 39,000 employees around the world work to discover and bring life-changing medicines to those who need them, improve the understanding and management of disease, and give back to our communities through philanthropy and volunteerism. We give our best effort to our work, and we put people first. Were looking for people who are determined to make life better for people around the world. The main part of the TS/MS Supply Chain Scientist responsibility is to provide oversight to the raw material supply chain for the API manufacturing. In this capacity, the TS/MS Supply Chain scientist partners with procurement, manufacturing strategy, and process teams to develop a supply chain commercial sourcing strategy for active pharmaceutical ingredients. The second part of the TS/MS supply chain Scientist responsibility is to provide the technical support required to achieve the reliable and compliant manufacture of the API External Manufacturing (API EM) portfolio which includes raw materials, intermediates, enzymes and bulk drug substances. The API EM TS/MS Scientist executes technical projects (experimental, modeling and/or production data analysis) to improve and optimize process control, yield, purity, and/or productivity. Key Objectives/Deliverables: – Develop a supplier network strategy for API external manufacturing – Develop commercial sourcing scenarios for all small molecule, large molecule, and peptide assets in collaboration with SFP and late phase development organizations. – Participate in appropriate forums to coordinate the strategies of both development, manufacturing leadership, and procurement. – Facilitate alignment by both informing and deploying manufacturing sourcing strategy. – Own and maintain the supplier-of-supplier program – Support existing CMs and JPT Leaders by leading the risk assessment activities for suppliers of suppliers. – Develop capacity and sourcing strategies for key materials from commodities to API – Work with the late phase development organizations and procurement to ensure sourcing strategies that do not adversely affect launch timings. – Develop and implement sourcing strategies with our suppliers to manage 2nd and 3rd tier suppliers to ensure compliant, safe, OTIF supply. – Assess technical and operational risks, capacity, and sourcing models for both development and business development assets that are entering the commercialization phase – Collaborate with development in their sourcing process and ensure access to required technologies when assets enter the commercial phase. – Monitor and report the health of supplier relationships and relevant industry trends. – Understand the scientific principles required for manufacturing intermediates and bulk drug substances, including the interaction of the chemistry and equipment. – Execute technical projects (experimental, modeling and/or production data analysis) to improve process control, yield, purity, and/or productivity. – Provide technical support for preparation of relevant technical documents, as required, such as: technical reports, change controls, regulatory submissions, deviation investigations, validation protocols and summary reports, processing records, procedures, PFDs, VMPs, etc. – Develop and monitor established metrics in real-time to assess process variability and capability. – Understand, justify and document the state of validation (process and cleaning) with data that evaluate the capability of the manufacturing process to meet its stated purpose. – Ensure that an accurate instruction set (tickets & procedures) and PFD describe the process as performed and the control strategy for the discrete manufacturing steps. – Provide support internal and joint process teams and to the global and local PLOT teams. – Write technical reports and documents Basic Qualifications : – Bachelor’s Degree in scientific disciplines of Organic Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Physical Chemistry, Biochemistry, or Analytical Chemistry. – Industrial experience in any of the following disciplines such as API Manufacturing, Quality Control, Quality Assurance, Advanced Project Management, Regulatory, Development, Supply Chain, or Administration. Additional Skills/Preferences : – Demonstrated basic knowledge in chemical synthetic. – Familiarity with cGMP manufacturing environment and terminology. – Excellent analytical, interpersonal, written and oral communication skills. – Ability to work independently as well as part of a team. – Ability to prioritize activities. – Good judgment and flexibility. Additional Information : – Complete ITP for API EM TS/MS Scientist. – No certifications required. – Tasks require entering manufacturing areas which require wearing appropriate PPE. – Domestic and international Travel (variable, can approach 30%) Eli Lilly and Company, Lilly USA, LLC and our wholly owned subsidiaries (collectively Lilly) are committed to help individuals with disabilities to participate in the workforce and ensure equal opportunity to compete for jobs. If you require an accommodation to submit a resume for positions at Lilly, please email Lilly Human Resources ( ) for further assistance. Please note This email address is intended for use only to request an accommodation as part of the application process. Any other correspondence will not receive a response. Lilly is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.