Global Technical Lead (Pharmaceutical, Quality Assurance, Manufacturing) BLUG81955

Burton-on-Trent, Staffordshire
Excellent Competitive Salary
10 May 2019
07 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Global Technical Lead (Pharmaceutical, Quality Assurance, Manufacturing) BLUG81955

Location flexible: Weybridge, Burton-On-Trent or Newcastle Upon Tyne (with travel)

Excellent Competitive Salary

Our client is a rapidly-growing global specialty pharmaceutical and services company with a unique combination of businesses focused on delivering the right medicine to the right patient at the right time to improve the quality of people’s lives around the world. The group consists of complementary businesses that focus on key areas of global medicine supply: clinical trial, unlicensed and licensed medicines.

They are a rapidly growing company that has a great future ahead. To sustain their growth, they’re always on the lookout for motivated, ambitious and committed individuals to join their highly successful team.

As such, they are looking to appoint a Global Technical Lead who will be accountable for providing patient focused Technical leadership and delivery of technical projects for current Commercial Products.

Working closely with our business, as well as external companies, you will ensure synergies and expertise are maximized.  You will lead a Technical function providing the right level of proactivity and service to support the Technical Transfer of assets from the divesting organisations and related contract service providers and ongoing management of the Group’s pharmaceutical assets.

In order to be successful in this role, you will be educated to Degree level in Life Science (or equivalent), along with strong operational experience, preferably in a direct manufacturing environment technical role.  You will also have extensive experience of Quality Assurance and related functions, for the supply of licensed medicines internationally.

Our client is seeking candidates with substantial direct experience of managing Contract Manufacturing Organisations along with direct manufacturing expertise in a wide range of dosage forms (liquid, cream, steriles, antibiotics, devices and biopharm).

It is essential that candidates are able to demonstrate a strong technical capability in aseptically produced sterile products and lyophilized dosage forms and have experience of working across multiple time zones and in global business cultures.

Furthermore, knowledge of Directives 2001/83/EC and 2001/20/EC and current GDP requirements is a requirement, along with familiarity with the products traded under the Clinigen group licenses and the conditions necessary for their safe storage and distribution.

Please refer to the full JD for further details on the role

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