Group Leader - Pharmaceutical Development

RBW Consulting Solutions Ltd
North Yorkshire
13 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
I am currently working with one of the most exciting and ambitious Life-Science groups who are making huge inroads into the next level of their development plans. At present, they are now looking for an inspirational 'Group Leader - Pharmaceutical Development' to not only play integral part of the development process but also to recruit, develop and manage a team of dedicated Scientist's.

Key Responsibilities

- Responsible for the recruitment, training and managing of the team members
- Evaluate team members strengths and weaknesses and provide support to improve the overall effectiveness of the team
- Key management of resources for the team
- Monitor the performance of the laboratory and create new initiatives which positively support the development of the group
- Understand key regulations to develop CMC information for new product development efforts
- Proactively support the next steps in project timelines to ensure CMC requirements are met
- Responsibility for process validation, CAPA and Risk assessments
- Process optimisation tasks
- Understand and assess the viability of manufacturing process and analytical technology shortfalls and create solutions in order to ensure the overall success of the programs
- Author and evaluate technical protocols, development reports batch records, Deviations reports, and CMC filing sections
- Create and maintain internal and external relationships with such groups as auditors
- Ensure CMC strategies are communicated affectively and deliverables created are achievable
- Work closely with internal stakeholders in QA and RA
- Key support for the development efforts from a technical perspective
- Key management of multiple projects
- Overall support to the business with other key aspects as required.

Skills required

- Must have an education within Scientific discipline to at least a BSc level or higher
- Must have experience working in pharmaceutical development for at least 5 years
- Proven experience working as a team leader for at least 3 years or more
- Demonstrated skills in Formulation
- Excellent project management skills
- Stylish communication (fluency in English)
- Can work office based North Yorkshire
- Passionate, driven and inspirational

At RBW Consulting Ltd, every one of our consultants has the benefit of multiple years' experience in helping Pharmaceutical & Medical Device Professionals find the right career step for their current and future aspirations. With unrivalled industry knowledge and network in Biotech's, Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Companies throughout the UK, Switzerland and Europe, we would be delighted to speak with you about the role you are looking for.

For a confidential chat, please contact Antony Clark at RBW Consulting on ****************** or email ****************************** for full details.