Warehouse Operations Specialist, Cell Therapies at Takeda Pharmaceuticals

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Employer: Takeda Pharmaceuticals

Expires: 07/31/2020

Job DescriptionAre you looking for a patient-focused, innovation-driven company that will inspire you and empower you to shine? Join us as a Specialist, Warehouse Operations in our Cell Therapies group.At Takeda, we are transforming the pharmaceutical industry through our R&D-driven market leadership and being a values-led company. To do this, we empower our people to realize their potential through life-changing work. Certified as a Global Top Employer, we offer stimulating careers, encourage innovation, and strive for excellence in everything we do. We foster an inclusive, collaborative workplace, in which our global teams are united by an unwavering commitment to deliver Better Health and a Brighter Future to people around the world.Here, you will be a vital contributor to our inspiring, bold mission.POSITION OBJECTIVES:This role is responsible for supporting the raw material supply needs for the Takeda cell therapy manufacturing facility. The position will coordinate ordering, receipt and inventory management of all raw materials and also assist cell therapy support personnel in routine operations as needed.ACCOUNTABILITIES:Order materials and perform receipt and stocking operations according to standard Takeda SOPs.Unpacking and stocking of all received materials including disposition of packaging as neededRecord incoming material data accurately and updating inventory levels in established inventory management systemsSupport material expiration, allocation and kitting operationsEnsure proper segregation and inventory levels including labeling of raw materialsManage material movement across warehouse locations following established SOPsCoordinate receipt of incoming apheresis materials and outgoing product shipments with other warehouse functionsEDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS:Education and Experience:Associates degree with 2 years of working in a warehouse operations role or Bachelors degree in a technical fieldPrior experience in a regulated warehouse operations role preferredOperational knowledge of Microsoft Office applicationsComfortable learning new software platformsKnowledge and Skills:Teamwork – Ability to work well in a fast-paced multi-disciplinary environmentCommunication – Able to expresses one’s self clearly and concisely within team; documents issues and/or concerns concisely with colleagues; timely and effectively communicates issues to supervisorAnalytical and Problem-Solving Skills – Able to troubleshoot critical issues or problems and determine causes and possible solutions using appropriate informationOrganization – Exercises good time management and prioritization skills and can successfully manage multiple tasks simultaneouslyMotivated – Self-motivated and willing to accept temporary responsibilities outside of initial job descriptionTRAVEL REQUIREMENTS:May require approximately 5% travel.