Director of Operations

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About the job

  • Detroit, US
  • Competitive USD / Year

Do you have 10+ years of experience with small-molecule drug discovery? Are you looking for an exciting new career opportunity? 

Invenia Group is partnered with a CMO based in Detroit, specializing in the development and manufacture of APIs. We are searching for a Director of Site Operations, to lead the production, warehouse, technology transfer, and facility & maintenance departments.

Roles responsibilities:

If successful, you will provide leadership in meeting customer requirements and timelines and developing and aligning teams to meet KPIs across the following:

  • safety, quality, productivity, operational excellence, and coaching
  • Manage the delivery of products and services to our customers by maintaining Compliance, Right First Time (RFT), and On-time in Full Delivery (OTIF)
  • Ensure company goals/timelines are consistently met and appropriately communicated to internal and external customers
  • Provide input to the proposals for potential and existing clients, including services with associated costs and timelines that PPS-Riverview will provide for their specific project
  • Collaborate with cross-functional leadership in developing and implementing project timelines
  • Assist in Business Development activities as needed to attain additional work and projects
  • Support plant start-up for the launch of the new expansion at the site

What we are looking for: 

We are looking for someone with a Bachelors’s/Master’s degree in engineering (preferably in chemistry or chemical engineering) or an MBA in Operations, as well as 10+ years of experience with small-molecule drug discovery and/or development in a pharma or biotech company. CMO experience is also preferable.

Sound interesting? To find out more information regarding this opportunity, please apply.