Planning and Logistics Manager


About this role

The Brunel Life Sciences Team is hiring a Planning & Logistics Manager (BioProcess Research & Development) to work with our client, a global biopharmaceutical company that develops, manufactures, packages, and delivers medical devices, pharmaceutical, and consumer packaged goods for patient-focused therapeutic solutions. This is a one-year contract role located in Toronto, ON.

  • Forecasting Quality Control (QC) testing for new vaccine projects, for BRD, using SAP and SharePoint;
  • Forecasting Analytical Sciences (AnSci) testing for new vaccine projects, for BRD, using SharePoint-built internal forecasting tool. Provide training of tool to new users;
  • Forecasting QC testing budget, which involves gathering information from impacted BRD members, build/update templates using Excel;
  • Providing assessments of data or documents as required and reach out to impacted BRD members to gather required inputs, with respect to implementation of new ERP systems;
  • Master data cleansing and training new users on conduct of ERP transactions;
  • Acting as a resource for planning tools and applications, such as process order creation, label printing and inventory.


  • University Degree, (Biotechnology or a related Science preferred);
  • Minimum of 4 years of professional experience in a Planning and Logistics role, (experience with vaccines is preferred);
  • Experience in the pharmaceuticals, biopharmaceuticals, and/or nutraceuticals an asset;
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office; Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook and Teams;
  • Ability to work remotely using Zoom and Teams;
  • Strong leadership qualities and communication skills.

Application process


We carefully review your application and in the coming weeks, you will be notified for an interview session if you are selected. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted within 7 days.


After being shortlisted, you will be contacted via email or telephone to arrange for a date on your availability for the qualification interview.


During the interview, you will be assessed on your level of experience and skills, work history, availability, and the qualifications the company is seeking for the position.


After successfully making through the phone interview, a face to face interview will be scheduled between the candidate and recruiter. This session can be a more in-depth interview to review your communication and interpersonal skills.


Submission of candidates resume for client’s approval and screening.

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Sending an application is quick and easy. Just make sure you have the required documents ready to go.

  • Certifications (optional)
  • Job references (optional)
  • Motivation Letter (optional)
  • Resume
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Any questions remaining?

Your consultant, Eva Balicki is happy to clarify anything about this vacancy. When reaching out, use the pub number:

Account manager

Eva Balicki
Brunel Canada - Toronto

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