Senior Technical Specialist (Manager)

Our client, is a global, research-based bio-pharmaceutical company who focus upon manufacturing cutting-edge biologics that address some of the world’s most complex and serious diseases. The company employ approximately 30,000+ people worldwide and delivers medicines to more than 170 countries. They are now looking for a Global Senior Technical Specialist to lead technical transfers and start-up of new solid dosage processes across their manufacturing sites & CMO’s globally. This role reports directly to the Technical Manager for MS&T who is based in the USA.

The Role:

The successful candidate will be responsible for leading technical transfers, troubleshooting, resolving process challenges and leading CMC teams across the companies sites and external third party manufacturing sites across the globe.

Primarily the sites are based in the EU with manufacturing facilities in Ireland, Italy and Germany and Singapore, plus 16 CMO’s across Europe, India and China.

Other responsibilities will include:

  • Establishing plans for multiple projects & Providing technical support for solid dosage manufacturing areas
  • Leading the execution of plant scale experiments
  • Identifying opportunities for cost reductions, cycle times and process improvements
  • Generating new scientific proposals and leading these efforts
  • Be the primary author of publications, presentations, regulatory document and patents

The Person:

  • Have a degree in Engineering/Science Discipline
  • 8+ years’ experience working in a MS&T role
  • Demonstrated ability to act as a principle investigator
  • Be an innovative “out of box” thinker, results driven & have very strong communication skills

To discover more about this opportunity, apply now or contact Ciara O’Brien at HRM on +353 1 632 18 55 for a confidential discussion.

Salary: On Application Location: Dublin West