AD of Manufacturing and Technical Operations

Location: Dublin, Republic of Ireland Salary:
Sector: Pharma & Biotech Type: Permanent

Are you ambitious and interested in working in the biologics team of a growing pharmaceutical organisation with a global presence?

Are you seeking to further your career with continued professional development?

Are you looking for a new challenge and the opportunity to work on interesting projects?

They have ambitious plans and have an exciting opportunity for a permanent full time Associate Director, Manufacturing and Technology Operations based at their Dublin office.

The Company

Biopharmaceutical Company focused on improving patients' lives by identifying, developing, acquiring and commercialising differentiated products that address unmet medical needs. The company markets a portfolio of medicines through its orphan, primary care and rheumatology business units. The company's global headquarters are in Dublin, Ireland. The company also has offices in the US and Europe.

The Position

Reporting to the Executive Director, Manufacturing and Technical Operations, Biologics you will bring scientific and technical knowledge to the organization. You will help develop, support and troubleshoot biological processes with a primary focus on cell line development through upstream processing.

This is a virtual role where interaction with CMOs and CROs is a critical aspect of the job function. Other responsibilities include supporting manufacturing deviations and CAPAs, authoring and reviewing technical protocols and reports and authoring of specific areas of the CMC portion of regulatory dossiers.

Qualifications and Skills Required:

You have a working knowledge of process development and/or manufacture of biological products using microbial and/or mammalian expression systems that includes hand-on experience with fermenters (labscale and/or manufacturing scale) with experience of chromatography systems a strong advantage. Specifically you will have experience working with different cell lines as well as a deep understanding of media components and their impact on culture growth and performance. You will also have a working knowledge of clarification techniques.

  • Demonstrated technical expertise in technology transfer and/or scale-up/down of processes.
  • Bachelor's degree in engineering or an applied science is required. An advanced degree is preferred.
  • Over five years of relevant pharmaceutical development and manufacturing experience in Biologics.

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