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Senior Manager (m/f/d) MS&T Downstream Processing

Date: Jan 12, 2021

Location: Ulm, DE, 89079

Company: Teva Pharmaceuticals

Who Are We

We want to improve the life of our patients. This is our mission. We are proud of our 2.500 employees who provide millions of people with essential medicines every day. And that's not all: we are represented in over 80 countries worldwide, we are the market leader in generics, the home of Germany's well-known pharmaceutical brand ratiopharm and want to become a leading manufacturer of biopharmaceuticals. In total, we offer a wide range of approximately 700 products. These includes innovative drugs, generics and over-the-counter medicines.
You are someone who enjoys exploring coherences and who is enthusiastic about digitalization and new technologies. You would like to develop the future of biopharmaceutical manufacturing. Fantastic! Then become part of our team!
Curious about Teva Germany? Take a look: https://www.youtube.com/embed/73i_f4kpfVU?rel=0&showinfo

A Day in Bio MS&T Downstream Processing

Your main responsibilities will be to supervise laboratory staff and plan studies for relevant process improvements, process characterization and comparability projects. You will work with the team and bring the scientific and managerial input required as the head of laboratory. As an expert you will be part of cross-functional teams - composed of e.g. MS&T, R&D, CMO and commercial operations - handling process transfers and implementation at manufacturing scale. You will take responsibility for GMP risk analysis for manufacturing processes and will lead optimization projects in the MS&T department. You will actively compose SOPs’, project plans and reports, participate in equipment qualification and scale down model validation tasks.
With your professional and managerial skills, you will supervise interns in scientific projects and evaluate new technologies in downstream processing.

Who Are We Looking For

Are you…

... A self-motivated, creative, reliable, trustful and flexible leader with an inclusive leadership stlye
… A talented team player with strong social and communicational skills who encourages cross-functional team collaboration
… Able to work within matrix operations and a multi-cultural environment
… Well aware of laboratory safety procedures and able to maintain the high level of EHS

Do you have…

… A M.Sc. or PhD in Biotechnology, (Bio)-Chemistry, Bio Engineering or related disciplines
… More than 3 years in commercial manufacturing and preferably in the area of downstream processing
… At least 2 years of leadership experience
… Deep technological and scientific understanding of protein purification processes and late stage DSP development.
… Excellent command of German and English (spoken and written)
… Understanding of GMP requirements especially biopharmaceutical quality and regulatory requirements (EMA and FDA)
… Significant experience with continuous process improvement, process characterization and comparability studies (design and execution)

At Teva…

… we take care of your health (among other things through a company health management system, a company doctor, physiotherapy, sports activities and a company canteen)
… you have time for your family (through our own company kindergarten and holiday camps for school children, as well as 30 days of vacation)
… you can develop your potential to the fullest (through a comprehensive virtual training program)
… your achievements are valued accordingly (e. g. through recognition and Senior-Leaders-Programs, as well as various company events)
… we think together with you about your future (e. g. through a company pension scheme)

Reports To

Assoc. Dir. Bio MS&T DSP

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Contact Person

Borbala Pap
Talent Acquisition

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