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Distribution Center Director

Olive Branch, MS 38654

Company Info

Teva is a global pharmaceutical leader and the world's largest generic medicines producer, committed to improving health and increasing access to quality health solutions worldwide. Our employees are at the core of our success, with colleagues in over 80 countries delivering the world's largest medicine cabinet to 200 million people every day. We offer a uniquely diverse portfolio of products and solutions for patients and we've built a promising pipeline centered around our core therapeutic areas. We are continually developing patient-centric solutions and significantly growing both our generic and specialty medicines business through investment in research and development, marketing, business development and innovation. This is how we improve health and enable people to live better, healthier lives. Join us on our journey of growth!

 

Established in 1992, Anda Inc. is an independent wholly owned subsidiary of Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., and is one of the leading pharmaceutical distributors within the United States, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. We provide distribution services to customers that span across all trade classes within the healthcare supply chain. Our portfolio of products includes generic, brand and specialty pharmaceuticals, injectables, vaccines/biologicals, diagnostic tests, medical & surgical supplies, OTC products, vitamins & nutritional supplements as well as Rx and OTC pet medications. At Anda we are committed to provide our customers with the reliable and trusted service needed to support their businesses and most importantly, the needs of their patients. Our team operates with an unmatched sense of urgency and we pride ourselves in our willingness and ability to do what it takes to get our customers what they need, when they need it.

Job Description

POSITION SUMMARY

The position is responsible for strategic planning and management of remote site distribution activities while maintaining compliance with DEA Controlled Substance regulatory requirements, State Wholesale Distribution Compliance, PDMA guidelines, OSHA, Florida State 499 on Pedigree and EPA regulation. Serves as host for regulatory inspections, including but not limited to, DEA, VAWD, State Pharmacy Boards OSHA.

ESSENTIAL AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY  

  • Oversees customer order fulfillment, ensuring consistent cycle times, order accuracy and customer carrier compliance.
  • Directs distribution center processes, facility design, layout, through-put and storage capacity.
  • Responsible for implementing new technology and system enhancements. Defines requirements for system enhancements or efficiency opportunities, coordinates testing, training and ensuring SOPs and documentation are updated.
  • Provide strategic and tactical guidance, leadership, support, and works in close collaboration with the business unit departments to develop and achieve distribution goals while maintaining regulatory compliance
  • Keep records to ensure compliance with DEA regulatory requirements, DSCSA, PDMA, Florida Pedigree, State Pharmacy/Wholesaler regulations, OSHA, and EPA as well as all other regulatory bodies necessary.
  • Acts as the Certified Designated Representative (CDR) single point of contact for ALL outside audits pertaining to the Distribution Center and Distribution Activities including record requests and subpoenas for record certification and testimony.
  • Develops and modifies regulatory and compliance training and in-services, explain company policies to associates and enforce safety regulations. Develops and trains associates on DEA regulations pertaining to controlled substance handling of Schedule II-V products as required.
  • Testifies on the Companys behalf when needed
  • Develop Compliance/Quality programs and coordinate the creation and revision of all Distribution SOPs in relation to company, state, local, DEA, FDA and PDMA guidelines
  • Assures a synchronized flow of scheduled products; analyzes operations and improves productivity and efficiency as needed; writes reports and recommendations as needed
  • Assures all distribution operations are in compliance with Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), the Companys policies and procedures, and applicable federal and state laws and regulations
  • Ensures high level of inventory control and accuracy for all products
  • Monitors and approves the interviewing, hiring, and training of departmental employees; conducts performance evaluations for direct reports.
  • Provides support, direction and coaching to subordinate employees in the areas of training, disciplinary action, problem resolution, planning, and work assignments
  • Performs related duties as assigned

 

 

Qualifications

POSITION REQUIREMENTS

 

Education/Certification/Experience:

  • Minimum of ten (10) years distribution management experience; pharmaceutical industry preferred
  • Bachelors degree required; masters degree preferred.

 

Skills/Knowledge/Abilities:

  • Food and Drug Administration (FDA), cGMP, SOPs, DEA and other pharmaceutical manufacturing and packaging regulatory requirements.
  • Warehouse and distribution processes, equipment and safety requirements.
  • Import/Export rules and regulations.
  • Personal computer hardware and software applications.
  • Management, leadership and training principles, practices and methods.
  • Recruiting, interviewing and selecting applicants in accordance with established employment practices and methods.
  • Current Company policies, practices and procedures, including safety regulations.
  • Proficient in computer based design and implementation
  • Analyzing and troubleshooting problems, identifying solutions, recommending and implementing methods, procedures and techniques for resolution.
  • Creating, planning and implementing goals, objectives and practices for effective, efficient and cost effective management of allocated resources.
  • Monitoring distribution operations and assuring compliance with all rules and regulations.
  • Communicating clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing.
  • Managing and prioritizing multiple projects, duties and assignments.
  • Interpreting and applying Federal, state and local policies, procedures and regulations.
  • Directing, supervising, coordinating and delegating assignments, and reviewing the work of assigned department personnel.
  • Establishing and maintaining cooperative working relationships with others.

 

TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS

Approximately quarterly domestic travel throughout the US.

Function

Supply Chain

Sub Function

Supply Chain and Logistics

Reports To

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Posted: 2021-01-13 Expires: 2021-02-12

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