Manufacturing Operations Director
Location: Tampa Florida Region
Manufacturing Operations Director | Contract Manufacturing and Development Organization
This search is being conducted on behalf of our privately held and privately funded start-up client. This newly created company seeks to build out their top tier managers and hire the Director of Operations.
This is a very entrepreneurial role where one will serve as a member of the executive team and lead all manufacturing operations at our client’s state-of-the-art facility. This includes all bulking, filling, packaging, warehousing and maintenance operations.
This individual is responsible for providing key leadership, direction, organization, management, monitoring and cGMP compliance of the roles.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ABOUT THIS COMPANY AND ROLE:
One must be willing to wear multiple hats and bring solid knowledge of sterile injectable experience.
One must have held a direct role in manufacturing and overseeing manufacturing operations.
Must have a proven track record of successful problem solving utilizing critical thinking skills in a fast-paced environment.
HIGHLIGHTS OF RESPONSIBILITIES:
Oversees a staff of 20 across sterile manufacturing, visual inspection, labeling, packaging, and warehousing operations.
Manages and directs the employees and functions of the Manufacturing Operations areas to include the preparation of equipment and components to be used in manufacturing and packaging processes.
Manages all operational aspects of the area including productivity, cost, planning and daily business processes.
Ensures compliance with all applicable corporate and regulatory SOP, cGMP, and safety guidelines, working closely with Quality Director.
Ensures all personnel receive necessary and appropriate training for their job function.
Effectively manages employee relations including hiring, discipline, rewards and recognition, and effective human capital resources allocation.
Represents the Company along with Quality Director in Regulatory audits and inquiries.
Develop and achieve annual budget for Operations.
DESIRED SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS:
Bachelor’s degree in Life Sciences, Engineering, Manufacturing, Operations, Business, Logistics or equivalent experience. Masters preferred.
5+ years of progressively increasing managerial experience in a manufacturing environment. Experience serving the pharmaceutical space. At least 3+ years in a sterile injectable environment.
A career background in operations or quality with sterile or aseptic manufacturing experience.
Experience with Operational Excellence, Lean and Six Sigma, or similar efficiency improvement programs is preferred.
Proven track record in controlling costs to budget, preferably manufacturing variance management.
Large volume, wide customer base contract manufacturing experience strongly desired.
To learn more about this role, contact a member of our team at 267-483-5233 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Bandish Group, LLC
Life Sciences Executive Search
1432 Easton Road, Suite 2B
Warrington, PA 18976