JolietRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Joliet jobs

Senior Director, Bioprocess Sciences

Company: CSL Behring
Location: Kankakee
Posted on: January 13, 2022

Job Description:

Job Description
Position Purpose
The Senior Director of global Bioprocess Science within R&D will lead the global Bioprocess Sciences at CSL Behring Plasma and is responsible for (1) R&D-driven life cycle management projects for proactive process improvement, (2) technical support of the commercial manufacturing operations including processes, equipment, and products, (3) Resolving complex process deviations to support the End-to-End organization. In addition, he/she is integral to the development of global strategies, new manufacturing technologies, and initiatives for the Global Plasma Product Development organization as it relates to the global R&D project portfolio. - The incumbent will manage a highly talented global team spread out across the US, Europe, and Australia, and will be responsible for close coordination of operations with the Process Engineering teams across the commercial sites.
Main Responsibilities
Lead the Bioprocess Sciences teams globally and ensure collaboration and alignment with the Manufacturing Sciences and Technology organization.
With a global approach manage the Bioprocess Science organization and associated partners to resolve commercial manufacturing issues.
Work closely with PPD leadership and colleagues to maintain an effective Global BPS organization. Interact and communicate with various site leaders on cross-site projects to ensure alignment and execution.
Provide leadership, consultation, technical advice and manage resources to resolve deviations, conduct investigations, implement process improvements, etc. to ensure robust manufacturing operations. - As required, oversee the troubleshooting of manufacturing process related problems both locally and globally, providing technical support and expertise to manufacturing departments.
Provide expertise to support the marketing and distribution of biopharmaceutical products.
Execute and oversee the development and coordination of projects related to CSL strategic business planning.
Participate in the development of PPD R&D long-term, global strategies for new and LCM programs and align objectives, resources, project plans and timelines accordingly.
Accountable for the relevant compliance in all areas and associated training of staff, both at the local and global levels.
At the administrative strategic and tactical levels, accountable for the global BPS group including headcount and budgets (OPEX & CAPEX).
Should be able to influence others outside of direct management lines to achieve local and global objectives.
Oversees the staff responsible for the preparation of necessary documentation and reports in compliance with cGXP, and in support of licensing activities.
Accountable for the development of leadership and technical talent within their respective remit site as well as the broader global PPD/R&D function. Responsible for all aspects of succession planning for Executive Director position as well as other positions within line management.
Qualifications & Experience Requirements :
Requires a BS or MS in Biochemistry, Chemical Engineering, Life Sciences or other closely related discipline; PhD or equivalent preferred.
7-10 or more years Industry experience in pharmaceutical and biological operations, including biological/protein process development.
8-10 years managerial experience in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, or biological industry.
Demonstrated leadership handling multiple problems/issues which may arise from commercial production operations function and/or product development work streams. Problems may be both technologically and culturally complex.
Requires advanced business knowledge, general management, and leadership with the capability to lead multiple teams.
Experience in long term strategy development for global functions is desired.
Working knowledge of the Federal Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act; sections of Title 21 of the Code of Federal Regulations; FDA guidelines and current division review policies, ICH guidelines and Relevant EU guidelines.
Experience in managing global functions is preferred.

About Us
Our Benefits
We encourage you to make your well-being a priority. It's important and so are you. Learn more about how we care at CSL.
About CSL Behring
CSL Behring is a global leader in developing and delivering high-quality medicines that treat people with rare and serious diseases. Our treatments offer promise for people in more than 100 countries living with conditions in the immunology, hematology, cardiovascular and metabolic, respiratory, and transplant therapeutic areas. Learn more about CSL Behring .
We want CSL to reflect the world around us
As a global organisation with employees in 35+ countries, CSL embraces diversity, equity and inclusion. Learn more about Diversity, Equity & Inclusion at CSL.
Do work that matters at CSL Behring!

Keywords: CSL Behring, Joliet , Senior Director, Bioprocess Sciences, Executive , Kankakee, Illinois

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Illinois jobs by following @recnetIL on Twitter!

Joliet RSS job feeds