ST-Analyst, Traffic & Customs (12 months Winter, 2023 co-op)

Date: Nov 26, 2022

Location: North York, ON, CA, M9L 2Z7

Company: Apotex


About Apotex Inc.

Apotex Inc. is a proudly Canadian, global pharmaceutical company that produces high-quality, affordable medicines for patients around the world. Apotex employs almost 8,000 people worldwide in manufacturing, R&D, and commercial operations.  Apotex Inc. exports to more than 100 countries and territories and operates in more than 45 countries, with a significant presence in Canada, the US, Mexico, and India. Through vertical integration, Apotex is comprised of multiple divisions and affiliates including Apotex Inc., focused on generics; Apobiologix, a division of Apotex Inc. focused on biosimilar development; Aveva, an affiliate of Apotex Inc. fully integrated global developer and manufacturer of complete transdermal solutions; Apotex Consumer Products, a division of Apotex Inc. focused on brand name products; and Global Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (GAPI), a division of Apotex Inc. focused on the manufacturing of active pharmaceutical ingredients (API) for Apotex and third parties. For more information visit:

Job Summary

To work within the Traffic group to provide data analysis for transportation performance metrics, data creation and maintenance for transportation, and updating/developing flow charts for existing and newly  created processes and projects relative to Transportation. In addition, the Co-op student will help gate keep pertinent information coming from Transportation Vendors, Operations, Launch, Finance and Commercial teams on a regular basis.

Job Responsibilities

  • Support the supplier relation management program (SRM) integrating with our Transprotation Vendors, Indirect procurement, Traffic, GSC Operations, IS and all other related partners to ensure the successful implementation of the SRM program.
  • Create flow charts and governance documents for processes and Traffic training plans.
  • Provide support to the monthly data creation and maintenance for the Traffic group.
  • Maintenance of information coming in from Transportation vendors and integrate with Operations, Launch, Finance and commercial time on a regular basis.
  • Gather, organize and analyze information pertinent to operations and supply chain and present summary information and recommendations in project reports.
  • Assist the Traffic group in evaluating data using spreadsheets and databases, and performing quantitative/qualitative analysis.
  • Liaison with internal customers, support groups and leadership to gather required information and provide pertinent analysis.
  • Works in a safe manner collaborating as a team member to achieve all outcomes.
  • Demonstrate Behaviours that exhibit our organizational Values: Collaboration, Courage, Perseverance, and Passion.
  • All other relevant duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

  • Education
    • Study Focus on Transportation Logistics Supply Chain or Operations Management
  • Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
    • Demonstrated Pharmaceutical interest is an asset.
    • Strong oral and written communication skills; must be able to communicate appropriately with other employees in different positions within the company (i.e. Technicians, Managers, Coordinators etc.).
    • Strong organizational skills.
    • Attention to detail.
    • Working knowledge of Word, Excel and Power Point are essential. SAP and MS Access would also be beneficial.
  • Experience
    • Intermediate to senior level student/ 2nd, 3rd or 4th year.

At Apotex, we are committed to fostering an inclusive, accessible work environment, where all employees feel valued, respected and supported.

Apotex offers accommodation for applicants with disabilities as part of its recruitment process.  If you are contacted to arrange for an interview or testing, please advise us if you require an accommodation.