Chief Operations Officer - CRDMO

Posted 31 January 2023
Salary 300000
LocationShanghai Municipality
Job type Full Time
DisciplineCRO & Clinical OperationsSmall Molecule
Contact NameJames Haddon

Job description

​​​Mantell Associates is proud to be partnered with a very exciting player in the CRDMO space in regards to a Chief Operating Officer opportunity. This organisation have enjoyed a recent period of success due to significant recent funding, this organisation are looking to continue their growth trajectory and add to their brilliant leadership team.

COO - Responsibilities:

  • Spearhead operations within the organisation and take full top level responsibility

  • Work closely with the CEO to define operational strategy and direction

  • Continue to build a high performing GMP team with a culture of Operational Excellence and Continuous Improvement

  • Play a key role in directing future growth and success of the organisation

  • Provide a best in class CRDMO service to Biotech & Pharma

COO - Requirements:

  • Bsc. in Chemistry or a related Life Science discipline, Msc. or PhD highly preferred, MBA also desirable

  • Minimum of 15 years experience in R&D or Pharmaceutical manufacturing

  • Extremely strong knowledge of Contact Manufacturing ideally gained inside a CDMO or CRO

  • Proven track record within GMP production at executive leadership level

  • Extensive experience in Drug Discovery Chemistry​

Mantell Associates is a specialist Pharmaceutical & Life Sciences headhunting firm working with the most exciting clients in the industry. If you are seeking to progress your career and embark on a journey with a company set for a bright future, please get in touch with James Haddon at or by calling me directly at +44 20 3854 7700.