Supply Chain Manager / Operations Manager - Copenhagen

Supply Chain Manager / Operations Manager - Copenhagen

We are seeking a Supply Chain Manager / Operations Manager to establish and manage our overall supply chain and logistics strategy and operations. Working closely with Product Development and Sales you will further develop supplier cooperation and establish efficient order handling and shipping processes.          

Do you want to be a part of an interdisciplinary dynamic team who shares the vision of better healthcare by improving next generation sequencing and securing the integrity of DNA information?

Today, genes are easily decoded by advanced DNA sequencers. Already, sequencing forms an integrated part of R&D programs in the pharmaceutical industry, diagnosis and clinician’s decisions on the best possible treatment regimens for patients in leading hospitals. Future healthcare will increasingly depend on accurate detection of genetic variations by sequencing.

Samplix enables the holy grail in genetics; to perform genetic analysis on single DNA molecules. Single DNA molecule analysis eliminates the risk of interaction between different DNA molecules. Samplix has developed a proprietary single molecule microfluidics XdropÔ technology that maintains the integrity of DNA and allows for error proof sequencing.

The position

We are looking for an experienced and highly motivated Supply Chain Manager / Operations Manager to join a dynamic and rapidly expanding company. You will be responsible for establishing and managing our overall supply chain and logistics strategy and operations from procurement to customer service, working closely together with Product Development and Sales. You will report to VP Commercial Operations. Location: Copenhagen

Main responsibilities

o Establish and manage the overall supply chain and logistics strategy and operations – from purchasing to shipping

o Further develop supplier cooperation and frame agreements to ensure timely delivery at the right price

o Develop a set of KPI’s together with Finance, Sales and Manufacturing

o Work with Finance, Sales and Manufacturing to determine and evaluate best vendors

o Together with Sales and Finance establish order handling processes

o Establish worldwide shipping and return logistics for instruments and reagents shipment (wet and dry)

o Identify process bottlenecks and implement solutions in a timely manner


o You have a few years of experience from a similar position in an international company with global customers and suppliers

o You hold a relevant business-oriented education

o You have significant experience with preparation of supply agreements

o You have strong interpersonal skills and you are a team player

o You are well structured and work systematically, yet you know what it means to work in a pragmatic and action-oriented, smaller company with changing tasks

o You take ownership and are customer and quality oriented

o You are strong in spoken and written English

o Some travelling must be expected

We offer

We offer a great job with development opportunities in a highly motivating, professional and friendly environment. You may be looking for a new career path or you may simply be looking to make a difference in a small hard-working organization with the ambition to make a difference. You will be offered the opportunity to establish and manage the supply management / operations function. The job will be challenging and rewarding at the same time.


Application deadline is May 31st, 2019. Please send your application through the Jobindex Quickapply application system. Applications will be considered as they are submitted. Your application will be treated in accordance with our policies for processing of personal data incorporating the General Data Protection Regulation of the EU.


Next Generation Sequencing makes it possible to decipher all genes of human beings which may reveal genetic variations important for diagnosis and personalized treatment. In the past 10 years, sequencing has paved the way for astonishing discoveries within medicine. Samplix’ Xdrop™ sample preparation products allow scientists and clinicians to target the sequencing towards relevant genetic regions thereby obtaining significant higher quality and certainty in the genetic analysis.

About Samplix

Samplix has developed proprietary products for targeted single molecule enrichment of DNA and RNA. Samplix’ technologies are based on advanced microfluidics which in a simple work process partitions millions of molecules in droplets thereby enabling high quality targeted enrichment of large fragments (>100 kb) for subsequent sequencing.

For additional information, please contact:

Henrik M. Pfundheller
VP Commercial Operations
Samplix ApS
Mileparken 28
2730 Herlev
+45 40902106