Production Manager- South East England
A Production Manager is required to manage the day to day activities of the Production departments and ensure that output meets the budgeted requirements and is manufactured in accordance to cGMP and Regulatory expectations. The new Production Manager will be required to work with two production streams in both medical device and pharmaceuticals while reporting to the Director of Production.
The company has over 30 years within the industry and is organically growing at a fast pace, providing plenty of opportunities for growth and excelling their career and skills.
Day to day role will include:
Ensuring that the commercial products are manufactured to the plan within budget, to the correct quality and to customers' expectations, according to cGMP and Regulatory requirements.
Ensure that the EHS Compliance is maintained.
Completing and reviewing risk assessments.
Preparation and management of the manufacturing budget.
Review and effective management of production cost centres on an on-going basis.
Ensure that adequate plans are developed to provide appropriate resources that enable production to be completed in the most efficient manner.
Provide training and development to staff
Management of all Production personnel and to ensure that the department, premises and equipment are maintained and operated to the required standards and in a safe manner.
Actively maintain and update knowledge and expertise of current developments, standards and operating practices within the medical device and pharmaceutical industries
Support in the design or development of new equipment/processes for existing and future requirements
Education and Experience
Degree in a scientific discipline with manufacturing management experience or a relevant qualification
Good understanding of lean manufacturing principles and ideally a recognised six sigma/ lean sigma qualification.
Preferably experienced in the use of ERP production module or MRP
Strong understanding of cGMP for medical devices and/or pharmaceutical
Recruitment and conduct interviews
Man-management and good communication skills are essential
Ability to train others and deliver clear instruction
For more information and salary expectations please call Elizabeth Alexander on 0207 758 7311. Please note that only applicants with suitable experience will be contacted.