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Distribution Specialist

Summary of the role
Your role as a Distribution Specialist will involve:

  • Specialist supply chain handling
  • Liaising with suppliers of raw materials, manufacturers and clinician to ensure quality products are received by patients
  • Organising the storage and distribution of medicinal products under cold chain
  • Ensuring that the right products are delivered to the right location on time
  • Understanding the whole supply chain so you can effectively coordinate and monitor the quality of product throughout its lifecycle

Headline skills required

  • Attention to detail
  • Written and verbal communication skills
  • Problem-solving & investigation skills
  • Flexible working patterns

How much can I expect to earn?
This role has an average starting salary of £32,000 a year.

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