Mantell Associates is partnered with a leading Cell and Gene organisation dedicated to the development of their company and is looking for a Manufacturing Director.
Manufacturing Director - Responsibilities:
Develop and execute the strategic vision for manufacturing operations, aligning with company goals and client requirements
Provide strong leadership and guidance to the manufacturing team, fostering a culture of collaboration, accountability, and continuous improvement
Drive operational excellence, ensuring adherence to cGMP guidelines, regulatory requirements, and industry best practices
Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including Process Development, Quality Assurance, Supply Chain, and Engineering, to optimise manufacturing processes and resolve any technical challenges
Lead technology transfer activities for new client projects, ensuring seamless integration into the manufacturing facility and successful execution
Serve as a critical point of contact for clients, providing technical expertise, addressing inquiries, and ensuring alignment with project timelines and deliverables
Manufacturing Director - Requirements:
Bachelor's degree in a scientific discipline (Master’s or PhD is a plus)
Proven experience in manufacturing with a strong understanding of upstream and downstream processes
Demonstrated leadership experience, managing and developing teams in a manufacturing environment
Thorough knowledge of cGMP guidelines, FDA regulations, and industry best practices
Experience with process optimization, scale-up, and technology transfer from development to manufacturing
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to make informed decisions under pressure
Mantell Associates is a specialist Pharmaceutical and Life Sciences headhunting firm. For more information on this role, please contact us at +1 (786) 485 1298.