Head of Manufacturing Operations required for Global Pharmaceutical Company
- Manufacturing Operations Team
- HYBRID/REMOTE Greater Philadelphia Area
- 60% Travel
A Global Life Sciences Firm is seeking a strong Head of Manufacturing Operations to lead their ever-growing team. Do you have cGMP manufacturing experience, enjoy making a tangible impact and are you looking for a competitive growth opportunity? If you answered yes to any of these questions, enjoy being part of a growing team and are looking to take your career to the next level, then apply now!
The Head of Manufacturing Operations will be responsible for all manufacturing activities including production, operations, quality, logistics, R&D, procurement and quality. The incumbent will be expected to cross-collaborate with managers of other functions, devise operational strategies and track progress to meet goals.
The Head of Manufacturing Operations should have the following skill set:
- BA or BS required; MBA or Master's degree preferred
- 10+ years Manufacturing experience in a heavily regulated environment such as Pharma, Chemicals, Biotechnology, etc.
- 8+ years Management Experience in a manufacturing environment
- Comprehensive understanding of cGMP guidelines
- Functional knowledge of Lean Concepts
- Strong financial acumen
- CapEx experience required
- Plant consolidation and/or relocation experience required; Greenfield experience a plus
The Head of Manufacturing Operations will:
- Oversee all operations to ensure optimization to ensure quality, safety and budgetary standards are being met
- Ensure manufacturing operations are in line with FDA and cGMP regulatory standards
- Spearhead CapEx projects in line with company growth trajectory
- Work closely with plant leadership to set daily goals and agendas
- Conduct performance reviews and make any necessary changes
- Hire, train, mentor and discipline a world class leadership team
- Create and execute strategic initiatives
- Collaborate with relevant parties to develop and implement operation budgets