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Director R&D Department - FRD

Date:  Mar 19, 2023

Ambernath, India, 421506

Company:  Teva Pharmaceuticals
Job Id:  44509

Who are we?

Teva is a global pharmaceutical leader and the world's largest generic medicines producer, committed to improving health and increasing access to quality health solutions worldwide. Our employees are at the core of our success, with colleagues in over 80 countries delivering the world's largest medicine cabinet to 200 million people every day. We offer a uniquely diverse portfolio of products and solutions for patients and we've built a promising pipeline centered around our core therapeutic areas.  We are continually developing patient-centric solutions and significantly growing both our generic and specialty medicines business through investment in research and development, marketing, business development and innovation. This is how we improve health and enable people to live better, healthier lives. Join us on our journey of growth!

Job Description

  • Front-lead Formulation development scientists towards development and delivery of generics drug product with prospective QbD approach meeting goals within cost, time, quality and regulatory requirements.
  • Successful deployment of non-infringing strategies while working on NCE-1, FTF and Complex generics oppurtunities - directing the work of teams and individual contributors to support company’s early to market strategy.
  • Provide guidance, for the successful demonstration of proof of concept and prospective documentation in line with QbD paradigm for development teams.
  • Provide guidance, to ensure succesful and timely execution of submission batches, regulatory filing, approval and launch of generic drug products as per the assigned targets.
  • Obtain, interpret, and use knowledge, facts, and data for robust formulation development- demonstrate originality and innovation.
  • Work with Global manufcaturing operations (TGO) across geographies for technology transfer and timely execution of submission batch(es) inline with SOD KPIs.
  • Co-ordination with internal and external stakeholder’s viz. cross functional teams to ensure that the deliverables and milestones are met with respect to generic product development, filing, approval and launch of the products in line with the site SOD KPIs.
  • Co-ordination with global sites and global partners for execution of work and delivery of assigned development projects and key global initiatives within the timelines.

Job Description

  • Co-ordination with stakeholders/cross functional teams Analytical R&D, Project management, MS&T- Technology Transfer teams, Global manufacturing operations, Quality assurance and Quality control teams, global regulatory departments.
  • Participate and support the global initiatives on timely basis and implement the learnings in development/site to achieve desired objectives.
  • Support site head in providing updates related to facility, administration, project milestones, key areas of concern, budget, manpower etc. on timely basis.
  • Ensure compliance with EHS norms and established Quality systems. Ensure staff are informed of and rained in safe practices and procedures in their specific areas of work.



  • Ph.D. in Pharmaceutical Sciences with 12 Yrs +/ M.Pharm in Pharmaceutical Sciences with 15yrs+ from reputed universities
  • Experience in Handling diverse teams for Not Less than 5 yrs in known generic space/ organisations with known generic footprint in regulated markets. Viz. US/EU/Canada.


Research & Development

Sub Function

Drug Development and Preclinical Studies

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