To strengthen the growth of OM Pharma, we are currently looking for a Head of Process Development for our manufacturing plant in Geneva.
In this function, you report to the Head of Product and Industrial Development and manage a team of approximately 7 people.
At this position you will successfully provide technical and strategic input for bio and pharmaceutical processes to ensure the maintenance, development, and optimization of high quality processes with emphasis on automation and up-to-date technologies, while actively collaborating with other departments such as Manufacturing, Quality Management, or Regulatory affairs in different strategic projects.
Your main missions are :
For this role, we are looking for a reliable, solution-oriented and business-driven experienced leader, bringing the following profile :
PhD, Master, Engineer’s Degree in pharmaceutical sciences
10 years of experience in product / process biotech development in the pharmaceutical industry in GMP environment
Extensive experience in biotechnology manufacturing process development, from pilot to industrial scale, scale-down, scale-up, in
Proven experience in Team Management,
Highly developed Leadership & Decision making skills
Cross functional skills(Manufacturing, QM, RA)
Proven experience in a GMP environment
Fluent in French and English both in oral and written conversation.
To be successful in this role, we are looking for an experienced leader and mature process development professional. You hold extensive people management experience and truly enjoy coaching your teams and help them reaching success.
You describe yourself as solution oriented, flexible and able to take initiative to move things forward. Thanks to your communication skills, you easily develop new relationships and feel comfortable in a situation where you need to influence and convince others, internal and external stakeholders.
Furthermore, your strategic thinking enable you to examine and understand issues from multiple points of view and propose corrective actions with a pragmatic and proactive approach.