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Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc.

Inventory Supervisor

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. - Memphis, TN

Job Description

When you’re part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll do important work, like helping customers in finding cures for cancer, protecting the environment or making sure our food is safe. Your work will have real-world impact, and you’ll be supported in achieving your career goals.

Location/Division Specific Information

Priority Solutions International, part of Thermo Fisher Scientific, is a Life Science specialty logistics provider. Our focus on product integrity across the full supply chain including samples, urgent care and trade product is best-in-class and aligned with Life Science Quality Assurance requirements. Our industry business intelligence across multiple clients, adherence to regulatory requirements and deviation prevention mechanisms provides both tangible and intangible cost savings. This is why the largest global pharmaceutical companies have come to rely on us to support their very specific logistics needs.

Key Responsibilities:

Ensure inventory integrity through proper management of all stages while in PSI’s possession

Manage and resolve inventory discrepancies

Work with the Memphis Distribution Center, New Jersey Distribution Center and Account Executives to ensure proper communication of inventory issues are presented to the client

Monitor the daily replenishments and supply usage

Work with returns processing team to coordinate inventories and destruction preparation of held product waiting for disposition

Establish and maintain a system of documentation for business processes and procedures relating to inventory

Responsible for controlling, maintaining and overseeing inventory operations for multiple shifts.

Assist operations team with development of the pick and put to light system, pick pods and pack stations.

Author SOPs and Work Instructions for training and maintaining a consistent performance.

Assist with validation of system changes at each level, Installation, Operation and Production.

Develop inventory team, scheduling and coordinating scheduled cycle counts and reports for clients.

Responsible for overseeing wall to wall inventories and the associated documentation.


Bachelor’s degree (B.A.) or equivalent; or four or more years related experience and/or training; equivalent

A minimum of 3 years pharmaceutical experience is preferred

Certificates and/or Licenses:

Pharmaceutical industry experience

Forklift Training and certification

Experience with Regulatory policies in the pharmaceutical industry

Knowledge of TSA guidelines and ability to be certified

Knowledge of TQM/Six Sigma methodologies

Supervisory Responsibility:

Prioritize and plan work activities using time effectively

Plans for additional resources

Set goals and objectives

Organize and schedule other people and their tasks

Internal and External Contacts:

Internal: All Departments

External: Clients, Vendors

Ability and/or Skills:

Good investigative and excellent problem resolution skills

Must be proficient in MS Office or equivalent

Must be able to communicate effectively, verbally and in writing, in English

Good presentation skills

Distribution and Warehouse procedure experience

Automated Warehouse System experience

System validation experience

Strong leadership skills

Good interpersonal relations

Work Schedule:

8 AM to 5 PM, core hours. Additional hours as required

15% travel

At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 65,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.

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Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

19 days 3 hours ago

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc.


Inventory Supervisor Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. - Memphis, TN, United States


Location: Memphis, TN

Company Profile:
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE: TMO) is the world leader in serving science, with revenues of $17 billion and 50,000 employees in 50 countries. Our mission is to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. We help our customers accelerate life sciences research, solve complex analytical challenges, improve patient diagnostics and increase laboratory productivity. Our four premier brands - Thermo Scientific, Life Technologies, Fisher Scientific and Unity Lab Services - offer an unmatched combination of innovative technologies, purchasing convenience and comprehensive support.