Precision BioSciences’ mission is to translate the world’s most powerful genome editing technology into greatly needed products throughout the life sciences. Precision’s wholly proprietary ARCUS genome editing platform enables the production of highly specific nucleases that can insert, remove, and modify DNA at essentially any location in a complex genome. Precision BioSciences’ vision is to be the conduit through which the greatest genome engineering challenges are solved. Precision is developing genome editing-based products to address critical needs in oncology, genetic disease, agriculture, and beyond. For additional information, please visit http://www.precisionbiosciences.com.
Internship Job Description:
The Supply Chain Planning Intern is a full time (40 hours/week) Summer Internship that will help further the Pharmaceutical Supply Chain Planning and Forecasting pillar of our Supply Chain organization and report to our Lead Supply Chain Planner. This role will help to develop a portfolio management and metric program for supply chain to enable us to appropriately prioritize supply chain activities. Additionally, this role will provide analytics around current supply chain active functions such as forecasting and demand planning. This data will be applied to strategic industry frameworks to improve and enable our decision making process and to leverage metrics to show progress within the function. This role may also be involved in implementing selected supply chain software.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position. This list contains the major duties and requirements of the job and is not all-inclusive. Incumbent(s) may be expected to perform role-related duties other than those contained in this document.
Conduct market intelligence on best practices and metrics to apply to the function
Develop recommendations on which metrics we should pursue and how to obtain the data
Develop analytical models to support maintaining recommended metrics
Enable and further develop our forecasting and demand planning frameworks
Collect supply chain data to enable forecasting and metrics
Review third party logistics strategy
Current MBA or graduate student concentrating in Industrial Engineering, Supply Chain, Biotechnology or related discipline
Experience or interest in a supply chain related function; industry experience preferred but not required
Experience with data analytics, including Excel analytics and/or Tableau with the ability to develop data dashboards to translate deep data sets into meaningful metrics and visual representations
Ability to develop and augment data sets via aggregation of multiple disparate data sources
This is an office-based position located at the main headquarters in downtown Durham, NC.
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