Jr R&D Supply Chain Analyst


01 Jun 2022



We are looking for someone with a year of experience and exposure to R&D Supply Chain.

The role is for a 1 year long contract.

• Plan, lead, and execute activities within assigned production lines to optimize supply across the supply chain while ensuring customer service levels to meet corporate objectives within inventory guidelines

• Perform variety of analyses (e.g., limited global impact, product line) to drive supply chain strategies

Key Responsibilities:

• Execute processes and procedures (e.g., SOPs, work instructions) and may provide recommendations for updates for applicable Supply Chain functions

Assess and ensure the compliance of Edwards, its Vendors and entities of Edwards with all government import or export laws within assigned countries and regions.

• Collaborate with departments (such as, clinical, sales, marketing, legal, etc.) within Edwards in order to assess needs and perform actions required, across the entire supply chain continuum (e.g., plan, source, make and deliver) seeking to manage product flow including issues with limited scope

• Assess global vendors to ensure cost, quality, delivery, technical, and service capabilities to meet Edwards requirements in collaboration with team members; identify and resolve supply chain issues

• Perform routine analysis to improve supply chain operations

• Execute supply chain related projects (e.g., NPD introductions)

• Other incidental duties assigned by Leadership

Additional Skills:

• Good computer skills including Microsoft Office Suite, Global Supply Chain, and Quality systems (e.g., JDE) preferred

• Good written and verbal communication skills and interpersonal relationship skills including negotiating and relationship management skills

• Ability to develop compliance processes and procedures

• Good problem-solving and critical thinking skills

• Good knowledge and understanding of Edwards policies, procedures and guidelines relevant to local and/or global supply chain including FDA and ISO laws and regulations applicable to medical device industry

• Good problem-solving skills

• Strict attention to detail

• Ability to interact professionally with all organizational levels

• Ability to manage competing priorities in a fast paced environment

• Must be able to work in a team environment, including immediate supervisor, other team members in the section or group, and vendors/suppliers • Adhere to all EHS rules and requirements and take adequate control measures in preventing injuries to themselves and others as well as to the protection of environment and prevention of pollution under their span of  influence/control

Education and Experience: Bachelor's Degree in Business or related field preferred, 1 Year experience previous related experience Required