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Sr Project Manager - Supply Chain/NPI

Date: Jul 22, 2021

Location: Irvine, California, US, 92618

Company: Teva Pharmaceuticals

Company Info


If you’re like people at Teva, you dare to be different. We’re making well-being a way of life for our customers and our colleagues. Join us in helping to make healthcare more accessible to more patients, while supporting one of the most innovative teams in the industry.


Teva’s Irvine, CA production site is one of our complex manufacturing and supply chain operations.


We are strengthening and adding to our critical teams with great talent and capabilities. Teva, a global organization, with a brand of evolving success.  Be part of it!


We offer a competitive benefits package including Medical, Dental, Vision and Prescription coverage starting on the first day. We also offer Disability and Life Insurance, Paid Time Off, 6% match on the 401(k), Employee Stock Purchase Plan and Tuition Assistance


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!


Job Description


Teva is searching for a New Product Introduction (NPI) and Material Change Leader to join our team in Irvine, CA.


As a part of our Supply Chain Management team, this individual will lead cross-functional site activities associated with new business opportunities, transfer of new products to the site from R&D, and material changes to support the existing site product portfolio. 


In this role you will:


• Establish and lead effective cross-functional teams to ensure proper project review and visibility, maintain project timelines, track benefits and achieve timely project completions.
• Collaborate transparently with internal stakeholders (Regulatory Affairs, Supply Chain & Sourcing, IP, Quality Assurance, R&D, Clinical Operations) throughout the project lifecycle, from inception to approval.
• Document and file all reports, CMC documents, communications conducted throughout product technology transfer from internal/external sites or during transfer of new products from R&D in accordance with Teva’s hand-in-hand process.
• Build relationships with external partners including contract development and manufacturing organizations partners in an effort to most effectively progress new product development and on-going late stage project support initiatives.
• Identify critical project issues and risks, and provide timely communication to senior leadership.
• Maintain frequent communication with the network of cross-functional internal and external stakeholders so that all parties are aware of current program status, issues, contingencies, and milestones.
• Proactively resolve project issues by working collaboratively with team members, project customers, and others as appropriate.




• Bachelor’s degree required in Engineering, Science or closely-related subject.  Master’s degree preferred.
• Minimum 7+ years of experience in pharmaceutical, chemical, biologics or related manufacturing environment or equivalent combination of education and practical experience.
• Working knowledge of the pharmaceutical regulatory submission and  approval process.
• Minimum 4 years project management experience in related manufacturing environment.
• Fluent in the use of standard MS Office applications, including MS Project.  Prior experience working in an SAP environment desirable.
• PMP Certification preferred.



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Technical Transfer

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