Product Development and Operations Manager

Career Opportunity

This is a newly created role in our dynamic and growing organisation based in our Business Support Network in Bendigo, Victoria. Reporting to the Chief Operating Officer this role is responsible for optimising and expanding our range of veterinary products.

  • Highly strategic and influential role with the ability to make it your own
  • Competitive salary on offer with outstanding organisational benefits
  • Opportunity to be part of a successful and rapidly growing organisation

About the company:
Apiam Animal Health (Apiam) is one of Australia’s leading rural veterinary businesses made up of 70 business sites as part of a team of over 800 dedicated professionals. Apiam is made up of well-established vet clinics, production animal, and allied businesses and are spread Australia wide reaching into the heart of dairy, beef, sheep and pig country and the regional towns that are at their centre.

About the role:
This is a newly created role in our dynamic and growing organisation based in our Business Support Network in Bendigo, Victoria. Reporting to the Chief Operating Officer this role is responsible for optimising and expanding our range of veterinary products.

The Role:

  • Working with key stakeholders to develop a robust sourcing, tolling and manufacturing strategy to identify commercial opportunities.
  • Strategic sourcing of raw materials and active ingredients, including negotiation, international sourcing and tolling.
  • Regulatory management of Apiam’s products including oversight of research trials and management of submissions to ensure registration.
  • Manage and consolidate the portfolio where required to ensure effective use of capital and operational resources.
  • Ensure supply chain security and contingency plans to secure business needs.
  • Manage product label development, regulatory processes and new product introductions in collaboration with Commercial and Marketing teams.
  • Manage all sourcing and production planning within the company, including toll manufacturers, warehousing and logistics.
  • Identify and execute productivity opportunities from a commercial, operational and an overall business perspective.

Check us out at https://www.apiam.com.au/

What you’ll need to succeed:

  • Tertiary qualifications in Pharmaceutical Science, Agricultural Science, Chemistry or equivalent are essential.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) and veterinary medicines.
  • Sound knowledge and experience working with relevant Australian Regulatory Systems (APVMA, TGA, AQIS).
  • High level business acumen and strategic thinking.
  • Experience in a similar position at a senior level.
  • Strategic sourcing experience including import and export knowledge.
  • Current Drivers Licence.

What’s on offer:

  • Competitive salary package.
  • The ability to drive success and change in a market leading organisation.
  • Opportunity to become an integral member of this successful team.
  • The numerous benefits of being part of the Apiam Animal Health family include; opportunities for continued professional development plus perks such as additional leave, discounts from various retail, travel, fitness and health providers.

If you have a passion for driving organisational success, the ability to build and create change and are seeking a role that you can truly make your own then we want to hear from you!

 

fas|fa-map-marker-alt|

Location: Bendigo VIC

For more information and to apply, please send your resume and cover letter to recruitment@apiam.com.au or call our recruitment team for a confidential discussion on 0437 136 840.

Share This