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Senior Manager Granulation and Pelletization

Date: Jun 8, 2021

Location: Dupnitsa, BG, 2600

Company: Teva Pharmaceuticals

Company Info


Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. (NYSE and TASE: TEVA) is a global leader in generic medicines, with innovative treatments in select areas, including CNS, pain and respiratory. We deliver high-quality generic products and medicines in nearly every therapeutic area to address unmet patient needs. We have an established presence in generics, specialty, OTC and API, building on more than a century-old legacy, with a fully integrated R&D function, strong operational base and global infrastructure and scale. We strive to act in a socially and environmentally responsible way. Headquartered in Israel, with production and research facilities around the globe, we employ 40,000 professionals, committed to improving the lives of millions of patients. Learn more at www.tevapharm.com.


In  August 2016 Actavis has been acquired by Teva Pharmaceutical. In Bulgaria we are the largest employer in the pharmaceutical industry with near 1700 employees in the two manufacturing plants (Dupnitsa and Troyan); sales and marketing organization and in a number of global corporate functions based in our country. As a Teva company, in October 2020 Actavis has started the process of re-branding and anticipating the Teva brand.


We are looking for qualified and motivated candidate for the role of Senior Manager Granulation and Pelletization to join the Production team of Dupnitsa manufacturing site.

About the Position


The Senior Manager Granulation and Pelletization leads the production processes of dispensing, granulation and palletization (100+ employees) in compliance with Good Manufacturing Processes with main focus on support and management of the production team.


Main Responsibilities


•    Manage all production activities in Dispensing, Granulation and Pelletization  in a timely and efficient manner to ensure fulfilling of production plans 
•    Ensure work safety and product quality, support the maintaining and further establishment of safety and quality culture and mind set  
•    Coordinate  work schedules with Planning Department in order to meet production timelines
•    Review of production output  on a daily basis to ensure commitments are met
•    Ensure all activities within Dispensing, Ggranulation and Pelletization are performed in accordance withcGMP and relevant SOP’s
•    People management – employee recruitment and development, performance and rewards management, talent management
•    Provide active support to OPEX initiatives within Dispensing, Granulation and Pelletization, OEE and Cycle Time KPIs

Main Requirements


•    University degree in Chemistry, Pharmacy, Automation, Engineering, or relevant to the position
•    Previous experience in pharmaceutical manufacturing and knowledge on dispensing, granulation and palletization processes
•    Excellent organisational and interpersonal skills
•    Sound understanding of project and people management
•    Experience within a cGMP working environment 
•    Excellent communication skills, pro-active, results oriented, team player
•    Must have an eye for detail and approach to work with good time management skills
•    Very good English skills both written and spoken
•    Very good computer literacy 
•    Experience with ERP manufacturing system is considered as an advantage (SAP, Oracle)
•    Experience with Lean manufacturing

We Offer


•    Dynamic and challenging work environment in one of the world leading pharmaceutical company and the biggest pharmaceutical company in Bulgaria
•    Competitive remuneration bound with performance
•    Additional healthcare insurance
•    Food allowance
•    Transportation from certain location
•    Opportunity for development


If this sounds like the right opportunity for you, send us your CV in English.

Please, kindly note that only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. All personal data is protected by law and will be treated in confidence.

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