Head Of Automation And IT Role

06 Feb 2013
06 Mar 2013
Adele Moran
Contract Type
Full Time

Head of Automation and IT Global Pharma Dublin

My client is a leading pharmaceutical company and they are urgently seeking a Head of Automation and IT. This is a permanent role based in North Dublin. This is a senior leadership role and you will be accountable for Automation and IT and for the provision of clear leadership and direction to all members of the IT and Automation team at the site.

Overview of Role responsibilities:
All Automation and Information Technology related activities at the site
Architecture and business analysis services
Ensuring ongoing compliance with Regulatory (e.g. FDA 21 CFR part 11, EMEA Annexe 11), Safety, SOx and validation requirements.
Ensuring alignment of the IT and Automation organisation, infrastructure and systems to the current and future needs of the business
Improving the return on investment from IT and Automation spend
Managing a team of three and also working with other senior leaders in the business
60% of the role will be Automation / 40% will be IT
The ideal candidate will have the following:
A very good understanding of automation or business applications
Demonstrated ability to work in a compliant and regulated environment
Ability to build strong relationships with different people across the business

Experience required:
Experience in manufacturing, logistics and supply chain systems preferably in a pharmaceutical manufacturing environment
Ability to partner with the senior leadership team in an environment of constant change
Demonstrated ability to bring the benefits of Automation and IT to solve business issues while also managing costs and risk
Conceptualize, launch and deliver multiple Automation / IT projects on time and within budget
Excellent Communication Skills, Written, Oral and Presentation
Team and interpersonal skills
Influencing Skills
Project Management
Analytical Problem Solving
Performance Management & People Development skills

An excellent salary plus a very attractive benefits package is on offer. This is an urgent requirement so interviews will be immediate.

If you are interested in this great opportunity please contact me Adele Moran on 01-8883477 and click apply with an updated CV for immediate consideration.

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