Managing Director

Posted 05 September 2022
Job type Full Time
DisciplineSmall Molecule
Contact NameSofia Furlan

Job description

​Mantell Associates is proudly partnering with a revolutionary CDMO that specialise in the small molecule sector, with a main focus on drug product. This organisation is rapidly growing across the world and now is looking for a decisive business person to support the expansion.

As a Managing Director, based in Germany, you will be responsible of the entire Strategic Business Unit, from the operation to the liaise with Stakeholders and drive the business.


  • Working directly with the CEO and leadership team.

  • Developing and implementing the company’s business strategies.

  • Creating, executing, and monitoring the performance of comprehensive business plans.

  • Overseeing the investments, business ventures, and financial stability of the company.

  • Overseeing employment, professional development, and employee performance activities.

  • Establishing long-lasting relationships with shareholders, partners, local authorities and regulators.

  • Be in charge of the P&L.


  • Degree in business or similar. Master's degree preferred.

  • Extensive experience as a Site Manager or Operation Manager or in a similar role.

  • Experience in developing and implementing strategic and business plans.

  • Excellent communication, negotiation, and presentation skills, also strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

  • Able to excel in high-pressure situations.

  • Written and Spoken English it's a must.

Mantell Associates is a specialist Pharmaceutical and life science headhunting firm. For more information get in contact with Sofia Furlan on +44 (0)20 38 54 7728 or if you're looking to take a step up in your career.