Head of Logistics (m/f/d) - Job Rostock - CentoCareer

Head of Logistics (m/f/d)

Welcome at CENTOGENE!

We, CENTOGENE GmbH ("CENTOGENE"), are the experts in rare hereditary diseases. We know the genetic basis and the clinical phenotype of genetic disorders inside-out. Our platform is based on the world’s largest curated mutation database for rare diseases. We have an unrivaled global diagnostic footprint, and an unmatched ability to derive diagnostic solutions to accurately identify rare disease patients and accelerate the path to approval for new orphan drugs.

How do we do this? By bringing together more than 500 individuals from 50 different countries to transform clinical and genetic data into medical solutions for patients. We work together at our HQ in Rostock, Germany, and also at additional offices in Berlin and laboratory facilities in Cambridge MA. Our employees - medical experts, scientists, IT professionals, bioinformaticians, technicians, researchers, project managers, and many more - are all passionate about one thing: improving the lives of our patients.

Does this sound like you? If it does, we’d love to hear from you.

Your tasks and responsibilities:

The logistics department is essential to the international business of CENTOGENE. In cooperation with our international partners we deliver timely & high quality transportation of biological material across continents. As we continue to grow we have to constantly re-think and improve our supply chain and logistic concepts.

  • Manage safe and time critical transport of medical material and devices across continents
  • Develop and continuously improve our  logistics concepts and international supply chain processes with customers and logistics service providers (KEP-services, Forwarder, Broker)
  • Warrant compliance with international and internal quality standards, train and instruct partners accordingly
  • Manage and develop the logistics team
  • Continuously evaluate and refine effectiveness and efficiency of the logistics processes and policies

You have the following skills and qualifications:

  • Completed university degree or professional education in the field of logistics or comparable work experience
  • Several years of professional and leadership experience in a similar function, preferably in the healthcare/life sciences sector
  • Solid knowledge of import/export regulations and practices, specifically with ‘emerging markets’ and with dangerous goods (IATA)
  • Team player with flexibility, hands-on mentality and excellent communication skills, assertiveness and resilience
  • Enjoys working cross-functionally and with highly international teams
  • Very good English language skills with good command of German necessary.
  • Solid experience with MS Office and ERP- Software

Those advantages are waiting for you at CENTOGENE:

  • Talents are individually supported by internal and external trainings
  • An international career in a multicultural environment
  • Regular company events form us as one team
  • In house yoga classes, back exercises and a fitness area are available for free
  • Lunch breaks and meetings on our roof terraces feel like vacation when looking at the Warnow
  • Bike leasing or job tickets allow an environmentally friendly and reasonable travel to work
  • In case of language barriers we offer German and English classes as well as support in finding accommodation to help you get going
  • Precaution and financial protection guaranteed by company pension scheme

Applications from severely disabled people with appropriate suitability are explicitly welcome. Severely disabled applicants and equivalent status are given preferential consideration in the event of equal qualification.
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For those who embark on a career with CENTOGENE, they’ll enjoy an exciting, dynamic, entrepreneurial and extremely fast-paced environment. Working alongside dedicated colleagues, CENTOGENE employees enjoy other benefits including upskilling from a dedicated training department, yoga classes, company-sponsored bicycle leasing, German language classes, and new state-of-the-art premises conveniently located featuring roof terraces and an in-house fitness center. For employees new to Rostock we’ll also support on finding local housing.

Who we are

CENTOGENE is a rare disease company focused on transforming clinical, genetic, and biochemical data into medical solutions for patients. We are focused on bringing rationality to treatment decisions and accelerating the development of new orphan drugs by using our knowledge of the global rare disease market, including its epidemiological and clinical heterogeneity and our innovative biomarkers.

As one of the largest rare disease companies worldwide, CENTOGENE is dedicated to transforming the science of genetic information into solutions and hope for patients with rare diseases and their families. 

Contact

Anja Seidel
0381 80113 654