Director Product Owner - Materials Management and Logistics
Clinical Trials Supply, Research Solutions
Are you highly self-motivated, forward-thinking and like to explore new ways of applying existing and new technologies to solve business problems?
Do you understand the importance of prioritising according to business value and communication with stakeholders? Do you have an interest in applying modern technology to GSKs Clinical Trials Supply Chain, to enable increased agility and efficiency while ensuring delivery to our study patients?
We’d like to hear from you if you think you might make a good fit!
The distinct behaviour demonstrated by a Senior Product Owner Materials Management and Logistics is defined by product thought leadership, innovation, strategy and people management & development.
Senior Product Owner roles within R&D Tech are accountable for designing and delivering the roadmap for a large scale or complex product set that will deliver strong business value and improve overall product user experience.
Each Product Owner will work collaboratively with senior stakeholders to agree on priorities for their product set and deliver against those priorities.
The Senior Product Owner Materials Management and Logistics will have ownership and responsibility for several products within the Clinical Trials Supply product family. These include :
The Product Owner is recognized as the go to leader and trusted advisor for their product set removing blockers, working collaboratively and adaptively to meet the needs of their customers and deliver value to GSK.
About Clinical Trials Supply Systems in R&D Tech Research Solutions
GSK R&D is led by science. Science is driving both a change in the balance of our drug portfolio and increasingly-complex clinical study designs that impose significant challenges on our Clinical Supply Chain to continue to exceed a 99.
97% on time in full’ delivery of investigational medicines to our patients. There is a great opportunity to modernise and streamline the use of technology in the Clinical Supply Chain to rise to these challenges and the potential to apply innovative Tech solutions to gain competitive advantage.
The R&D Tech Senior Product Owner Materials Management and Logistics will be a key leader and driving force in the Clinical Supply Chain Tech modernisation.
Responsibilities include :
Maintains awareness of emerging industry trends related to the product space and uses the knowledge to drive forward looking product strategy.
Accountable for the product backlog and product cost forecast.
Establish and lead relevant governance bodies (steering committees), provide oversight and establish business value, manage overall delivery and service performance and manage business risk.
Accountable for creation and execution of the product roadmap. The ability to think big picture and customer first is imperative.
g. GxP, and that Tech continuity plans are in place for all business-critical products
Accountable for Life Cycle management of the product.
Depending on team structure, the incumbent will matrix or line manage the team.
based versions of vision as roadmap plans come to life.
We are looking for professionals with these required skills to achieve our goals :
Credibility (through experience) is essential to success in these roles.
If you have the following characteristics, it would be a plus :
Interested in Joining the Team?
Please apply via our online portal providing your CV and Cover Letter.
Please ensure you apply before COB 17th November 2019 to ensure you’re in the running!
Please take a personal copy of the Job Description, as this will not be available online post closure of the advert)