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Job ID:  61360
Date:  Sep 23, 2022
Job function:  Supply Chain Management
Experience level:  Experienced Hire
Business:  DSM Nutritional Products

Vice President, Global Supply Chain Operations - Cromwell, CT

Bring your passion. Build the future.


What you’ll do:

As Vice President Global Operations i-Health, you’ll provide strategic insight on efficient and effective supply chain operations for i-Health on a regional and global level; build the overall strategy for Operations, in partnership with various leaders within the function and across i-Health; and manage the development, refinement and implementation of the strategic plan and the budget.  Come join us and enable a super exciting growth journey for i-Health!


We bring:

  • A competitive compensation package, with comprehensive health and welfare benefits
  • An opportunity to lead a global team in a highly strategic role where you can grow your career
  • A company that is purpose-led and performance-driven in a corporate culture that values people and planet
  • The opportunity to work on growing brands and build on a strong foundation of operational excellence
  • The chance to make improvements and make an immediate impact on the business


Key responsibilities:

  • Manage and develop your global team and serve on the i-Health Leadership Team
  • Execute all Supply Chain activities for all i-Health finished-good products and manage all contract manufacturers and key raw material Suppliers
  • Oversee strategic and operational support for all Quality aspects of our finished products, contract manufacturers, contract laboratories and facilities.
  • Identify, evaluate and implement best practices across Operations functions and lead transformation and continuous improvement efforts
  • Create the blueprint for a fit-for-future network and operating model to support growth trajectory


This position is eligible for the DSM Hybrid Working model, spending 2 days in the Cromwell office and the remaining weekdays at a home office in the greater Hartford/greater Boston metro area that is commutable to Cromwell.


You bring:

  • Minimum 15 years of supply chain operations leadership in pharmaceuticals and/or CPG industry required
  • Experience setting up the supply chain and CMOs in China required
  • Knowledge of dietary supplements a plus
  • Global work experience, having lived and worked globally, required, with a preference for work in China
  • Strong team leadership and a collaborative working style
  • Ability to interface successfully with finance, sales and marketing
  • Bachelor’s degree with a preference for a master’s degree


Royal DSM is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.


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