At AstraZeneca, we are united by a common purpose: to push the boundaries of science to deliver life-changing medicines. Every single day, we make a difference by delivering potentially life-changing medicines to millions of people globally and by leading breakthrough science that promises to transform the treatment of disease. Our purpose is ambitious and so is our approach. Becoming a more agile and creative company means building a dynamic, inspiring culture where we celebrate diverse, bold thinking and act with a sense of urgency. We are curious, creative, and open to new ideas and ways of working.
An exciting opportunity has arisen within our team for a Supply Chain Coordinator, based in Macclesfield UK for a twelve month period, on a Secondment or Fixed Term Contract.
We are looking for a supply chain professional to join our dynamic Global External Sourcing (GES) team, we are responsible for ensuring the continuity of supply, of new and established AstraZeneca brands.
As a GES Supply Chain Coordinator you will have the operational responsibility for supply from one or more suppliers and the associated customers. You will be comfortable working in a global, high-paced environment, with strong focus on cross-functional collaboration. The nature of the role requires the ability to be flexible and constantly prioritize, and make assessments on where time is best spent. You have the authority to make operational decisions with suppliers/customers that ensure the timely supply of product, whilst maximizing efficiencies for the business.
The key to success is communication, and a like to build, maintain and develop customer relations. We within GES offer you professional development and the chance to work with other, outstanding, Supply Chain specialists.
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At AstraZeneca when we see an opportunity for change, we seize it and make it happen, because any opportunity no matter how small, can be the start of something big. Delivering life-changing medicines is about being entrepreneurial - finding those moments and recognising their potential. Join us on our journey of building a new kind of organisation to reset expectations of what a bio-pharmaceutical company can be. This means we’re opening new ways to work, pioneering ground-breaking methods and bringing unexpected teams together. Interested? Come and join our journey.