Senior Manager, Operations

Posted 28 February 2023
LocationWest Sussex
DisciplineManufacturing & Operations
Contact NameNatasha Cole

Job description

I have an exclusive opportunity as a Senior Manager of Operations for a pharmaceutical company working on a state-of-the-art manufacturing facility.
You will work on market leading, innovative products, giving you the opportunity for career progression as you gain experience in a very exciting, fast paced working environment.
This role will offer you
  • Opportunity to sit on the senior leadership team managing and implementing improvement strategies across the facility
  • Exciting project leadership opportunities as well as a clear sense of career development
  • Opportunity to manage a large, dynamic team
  • Work at the forefront of science
You will be responsible for
  • Determining short, medium- and long-term operating strategies and then deploying them within the departments
  • Working with internal and external auditors
  • Ensuring the manufacturing processes run efficiently against key deliverables (GMP, H&S, cost targets, on-time targets)
  • Monitoring and implementing improvements to production processes and KPIs
  • Driving the continuous improvement programme
  • Managing, supporting, and developing your own team (Direct and Indirect reports)
  • Determine and control the budgetary contributions for the departments
You will bring the following
  • Significant operations management experience within a highly regulated industry (pharmaceuticals is desired)
  • Experience with auditing - Excellent communication skills
  • Strong experience managing teams with direct and indirect reports
  • BSc in a relevant field e.g. Engineering, Biochemistry or Biology