Regional Operations Senior Associate

Location Netherlands
Discipline: Biotechnology
Contact name: Beata Wydurska

Contact email:
Job ref: 19248
Published: about 1 month ago

We are searching for a Regional Operations Senior Associate for one of our top Biopharma clients in Breda.

As Regional Operations Leaders we are accountable for launching, managing variations and life cycle strategies of products in the EMEA markets.
We develop a 3 – 5-year product portfolio outlook with a strong emphasis on good and safe product delivery ensuring every patient every time.
We are the linking pin between EMEA Commercial partners, Regulatory, the relevant Global Supply Chain and Operations stakeholders. In the EMEA Commit-to-File and Commit-to-Launch process that balances customer value and cost of creation, we represent Operations.


  • Facilitate cross-functional activities between Supply Chain, Operations, Regulatory Affairs and Marketing
  • Collect all relevant information enabling Customer Facing SKU Change Record progression
  • Execute product lifecycle changes per Regional Variation Master Plan
  • Keep RVMP up to date and implement improvements
  • Perform LEXA assessments, complete checklists
  • Support Commit to Launch creation/approval
  • Manage SSA process on behalf of ROL team
  • Use and analyze metrics to support supply chain function improvements
  • Maintain contact with key stakeholders (e.g. regional and local Regulatory Affairs contacts) to keep Regional Variation Master Plan up-to-date
  • Facilitate Master Data requests and activities
  • Execute Registration samples or Product Demo requests
  • Identify and implement opportunities to streamline departmental activities
  • Drive process improvements or suggest standardized methods/templates within own sphere of influence


  • Master’s or bachelor’s degree and 2 or more years directly related experience
  • Fluent in English, both in verbal and written communication
  • Pharmaceutical or Supply Chain (APICS, CPIM or CIRM certification) experience
  • Experience in working in an international environment
  • Experience in multi-disciplinary projects & change management
  • Analytical / Data minded
  • Customer focused, strong facilitator, action oriented and tech savvy.
  • 40 hours/week
  • Contract: 1 year (extension is expected)
  • Location: Breda
If interested, please send your CV to or contact Beata Wydurska at +31 20 20 44 502.