Senior Director of Operations

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Do you have drug substance manufacturing or chemical synthesis experience?

Invenia Group are partnered with a drug substance CMO in New Jersey, searching for a Senior Director of Operations to oversee the manufacturing of their intermediates.

Roles and responsibilities:

  • Ensuring all processes are transferred into manufacturing in compliance with appropriate environmental regulations.
  • Overseeing the safety of plant employees.
  • Coordination of production activities.
  • Implement process improvements to enhance cycle time, yield, labor utilization, efficiencies, process reliability, and production costs.
  • Prepare and present summaries to plant management to demonstrate campaign status.
  • Influence over potential maintenance works as well as analyzing site investment projects.
  • Leading a team of our Senior Production Managers of Wet Trains, Physical Operations, and Cleaning Experts as well as our Team of Chemical and Physical Operations Operators.
  • Implementation of process validations, equipment qualifications, and rework/reprocessing activities
  • Coordination of new and changing wet train production
  • Review and approve production-related deviations and investigations.
  • Manage implementation and adherence to all applicable DOT, IATA, IMO, SHE, DEA, and cGMP regulations.
  • Involvement in controlling strategic measurements and cost management.

Skills and experience required:

  • A university degree in Chemical Engineering or Chemistry is preferred, and other related fields are also considered.
  • Extensive experience in a similar position within a GMP environment.
  • Drug substance manufacturing or chemical synthesis experience is essential.
  • Strong understanding of Lean Six Sigma principles.

Sound interesting? Apply to find out more.