Head of Supply Chain Management (m/f/d)

Full Time
Frankfurt am Main, Deutschland
Experienced Professional
October 31, 2023


We are looking for a visionary Head of Supply Chain Management (m/f/d) who is ready to take the lead of our Supply Chain department and inspire, develop, and drive our team forward.

  •           Development of the Supply Chain Department: Define the leadership role and shape the future of our Supply Chain department with a clear vision

  • Leadership: Promote the development of your team and inspire them to achieve excellence

  • Strategic Oversight: With a strategic approach, oversee all aspects of the Supply Chain, including Supply & Demand Planning, Customer Order Management, and supporting functions such as QA and Warehousing & Distribution and to company interfaces

  • Process Improvements: Develop industry-leading process standards and implement them, always focusing on continuous improvements

  • Demand Forecasting and Performance Management: Ensure reliable demand forecasting and focus on performance management to achieve continuous improvements in forecast accuracy and associated business metrics

  • Risk Identification and Opportunity Recognition: Identify risks and opportunities related to demand fluctuations, supply chain disruptions, and economic changes that may impact demand and supply

  • Interface with Commercial & Finance: Ensure alignment with business requirements in the interface with commercial and finance departments


  • You are a visionary leader ready to take on challenges and develop innovative solutions

  • You are both hands-on but with a strong strategic and analytical mindset, not afraid to drive change and challenge the status quo

  • You have proven leadership experience in Supply Chain Management, preferably in the pharmaceutical industry

  • Excellent communication skills both in English and German, teamwork, and the ability to motivate and develop people

  • A degree in Supply Chain Management, Business Administration, or a comparable qualification


  • Individual career development in a purposeful job: you improve the quality of life of our patients!
  • Hybrid work model that allows a good work-life balance
  • Attractive location with good transport links, modern workplaces and a company restaurant (€3.80/menu)
  • Global family business with flat hierarchies and an open, respectful corporate culture
  • Attractive remuneration with extensive social benefits
  • Variety of employer-subsidized benefits such as WellPass (€17.90/month), Germany ticket (10€/month), Corporate Benefits and JobBike (adapt to your local benefits)

Find out more about our benefits here.


Welcome to Merz Therapeutics, a leading pharmaceutical company that helps people with movement disorders, neurological diseases, liver diseases and other health conditions regain their quality of life.

We are proud to be a family-owned and value-driven company that has been dedicated to serving the needs of our patients for 110 years and is now a global innovation leader with products in more than 90 countries.

Our goal is to use our products to improve treatment outcomes for patients around the world, thereby reducing the burden of suffering for affected people and their surroundings.

Our dedication and commitment to relentless research and development is to ensure that unmet patient needs are identified and appropriate treatments are provided.

Therefore, become part of our international and motivated Merz Therapeutics family now and help us achieve our goal:

For more information, visit https://www.merztherapeutics.com/.

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