Supply Chain Specialist
We are currently working with an exciting bioscience company who are a leading supplier of life science reagents. They are looking for a person well versed in Organic Chemistry to join their Supply Chain team at their site based in Bristol.
What you’ll do
As a supply chain specialist, you will be responsible for the day-to-day activities associated with sourcing products for the company, including small molecules, peptides, reagents and catalogue products. This will include:
- Evaluating sourcing options for new and existing products and recommending appropriate options to the Supply Chain Manager. Obtaining, reviewing, and negotiating quotes from suppliers Developing, maintaining, documenting, and enlarging a network of off the shelf & bespoke suppliers of catalogue-type products. Assisting with supplier qualification and monitoring performance. Evaluating analytical data and submitting internal QC requests – raising any queries with the suppliers. Maintaining product technical data and ISO 9001 documentation. Assisting with bulk and custom quotations.
The most important aspect of this role is organic chemistry knowledge. The ideal candidate will have a degree or equivalent in Chemistry, Chemical Biology, or closely related subject. You must have excellent communication skills and a high level of computer literacy.
Knowledge/experience in outsourcing; working in an ISO 9001 environment, synthetic organic chemistry and process mapping would be preferred.
You must also hold, or be able to obtain a valid passport, as the role will involve some infrequent domestic and international travel – between 2 and 8 times a year.
Our client offers a great benefits package including up to 9% employer contribution in their pension scheme, life assurance, dental and more.
On this occasion, LiCa Scientific is acting as an employment agency.