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Associate Director R&D

Date:  Jan 25, 2023

Waterford, Ireland, X91

Company:  Teva Pharmaceuticals
Job Id:  43116

Who are we?


We touch the lives of over 200 million patients every day, and billions every year. After all, everyone needs healthcare or medication at some point. 


We're Teva, a global pharmaceutical company, committed to increasing access to high-quality healthcare to patients around the world.


We would like to invite applications for the role of Associate Director R&D at our site in Waterford

We are searching for talented and motivated individuals that thrive on working in a team oriented, entrepreneurial environment that is dynamic and fast paced. If you are a dedicated, energetic and detail-oriented professional, this could be the perfect role. With your strong scientific credentials this is a great opportunity to make an impact working with diverse groups across multiple functions in a class leading team. Are you ready for the challenge of working in Teva’s product development group?

A Day in the Life of our Associate Director R&D

  • Lead and manage process development of early stage complex respiratory combination product programs.
  • Technical subject matter expert in the design and development of manufacturing processes and formulations for combination drug products.
  • Champion process data digital transformation to promote data driven approaches to process development.
  • Use a Quality by Design and Quality Risk Management approach; critically reviewing data and making recommendations on next steps.
  • Design and drive scientific and technical investigations developing multidisciplinary approaches to solve wide ranging, complex problems.
  • Interface with internal and external development partners with special emphasis on scientific quality, timelines, and cost efficiency.
  • Author regulatory submission sections in support of ANDA, IND and NDA applications

Who we are looking for:

 Are you….


  • Educated to PhD Level qualification (Desirable) or masters in physical sciences, chemical engineering (or related subjects)
  • Experienced in the pharmaceutical industry (desirable) or other regulated environments


Do you have….


  • Excellent project management skills and the ability to effectively function in a fast-paced, dynamic technical environment
  • Use of QbD and QRM in project execution
  • Knowledge of global regulatory and compliance requirements
  • First-hand experience of GMP environments
  • Strong verbal and written communication, organizational and computer skills
  • Good planning and organising skills & adaptable to changing priorities


Teva’s Equal Employment Opportunity Commitment

At Teva, we pride ourselves on being a company where we can all thrive, and where everyone feels comfortable being their true self.

Diversity and inclusion sits at the heart of everything we do. By valuing difference, we can be a better employer for our colleagues, and provide a better service for our customers and patients. That’s why we’re constantly looking for ways in which we can learn from each other, embrace what makes us unique and contribute to a fairer society free from discrimination and prejudic