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Manager, External Manufacturing - Ingredients Category
Title: External Manufacturing Manager - Ingredients Location: Parsippany, NJ
Mission: Our client, a producer of premium science base ingredients, is looking for an External Manufacturing Manager to add to their team. This person will be responsible for supporting retail solutions business and growth objectives by managing 3rd party supply needs, including providing quotations, qualifying suppliers, supporting and executing product launches with external manufacturers.
Competitive Salary / Bonus opportunity
Health / Dental, Vision
Identify and assess external manufacturing capabilities, qualifications, documentation, and cGMP compliance to ensure quality and manufacturing integrity
Select optimal 3rd party manufacturers for business/product launch opportunities taking into consideration capabilities, capacity, speed, risk management, strategic business opportunities and retail business priorities
Work closely with business development team, commercialization managers and quality team to ensure seamless and timely product launches from quotation to launch implementation
Negotiate supply agreements and manage the overall vendor relationship
Work with external manufacturers to prepare manufacturing instructions, review batch records, maintain vendor and product documents
Coordinate production activities to meet inventory targets and support sales forecasts
Assist Sr. Manager 3PM to create robust supplier base and manage supply risk for the business
Evaluate opportunities to reduce costs and improve service level and product quality
Provide on-location production support and expertise as needed
Bachelor's Degree is required
Minimum of 3+ years of experience in a 3rd party manufacturing management, purchasing, planning, supply chain or product management
SAP strongly preferred; MS Office experience required
Working category knowledge
Recognized Purchasing qualification a plus
Advanced accreditation or certification in supply chain, six sigma, and or quality a plus
Ability to travel 20%