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.
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This position will directly support biologics operational activities for the Reference Standard and Critical Reagent (RSCR) Group within the Global Quality Analytical Science & Technology (GQAST) organization. Primary role will be to support all aspects of inventory maintenance for reference standards and critical reagents within the RSCR Operations group including (but not limited to) qualification and requalification of materials, documentation, maintenance of global standards inventory, and coordination of shipments to stakeholders as well as performing lab-based work as needed.
Manage biologic standards portfolio inventory and scheduling to meet project deliverables and timelines. Maintain sustained communication with stakeholders and key partners regarding material supplies and deliverables. Address potential risks and operational issues by identifying, documenting, resolving, communicating or escalating to senior leadership when appropriate. Collaborate with key stakeholders to manage expectations. Closely monitor key aspects of the business such as inventory and burn rate analysis, and actively participate in investigations and providing documentation/filing support. Work well within diverse/inclusive high performance teams and maintain a strong relationship with operational and functional leadership.
Specific Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, etc:
Bioscience professional proficient in a variety of bioanalytical techniques and knowledgeable in biologics development.
Industry experience in biotech/biologics, specifically working with reference standards and/or critical reagents is also desirable.
Must demonstrate teamwork, strong organizational skills, computer competency, and effective written and verbal communications within both structural and matrix organizations.
To be successful in this role, the candidate must embrace collaboration with partners, customers, and team members, while operating with integrity, as well as seeking and participating in the continuous improvement of systems and culture.
Prior experience in biotech, specifically sample and data management for reference standard management/testing programs is highly desirable.
A BS in biological sciences, chemistry, engineering or related scientific disciplines with a minimum of three years of experience in the biotech or pharmaceutical industry. Preferably, the ideal candidate will also have experience either managing or supporting the testing for clinical or commercial biological reference standard/critical reagent programs.
Physical Demands / Work Environment:
- This is a support role for commercial and clinical programs, including lab work, office work, teleconferencing, computer work, and running/attending meetings. Including …
Sitting / standing
Repetitive (Use of arms, hands, wrists)
Working in a Team
Working with/around others
( only include if travel is required )
- This position requires approximately 10% travel.
- This position will not have direct reports at this time.
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 the resources to pursue their goals, both at work and in their personal lives.