Supervisor Analytical Development - Pharma Services Group

Location: Tilburg , North Brabant
Language(s): Only English Required
14 Aug 2020
Location/Division Specific InformationWithin Patheon, part of Thermo Fisher Scientific in Tilburg, we are responsible for the development and production of commercial medicines in dosed forms (soft gel capsules).You can think of products such as paracetamol, ibuprofen, but also various supplements. The soft gel capsules are available at pharmacies and drug stores but also on a doctor''s prescription. Because everyone contributes to the development and production of our soft gel capsules, we are all responsible to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.How will you make an impact?Innovation is the key growth strategy for the softgel business unit, which is captured by the strategic initiative in relation product and technology innovation. The Softgel Business Units has access to a portfolio of over 150 patents and several proprietary technologies and products that provide unique benefits for our clients and the patients they serve. The R&D department is responsible for the product & technology innovation by managing a portfolio of various development projects The Supervisor Analytical Development is an essential role within the analytical development department that is part of the R&D organization. The supervisor analytical development oversees performance and output of the team including resource scheduling (people, equipment, lab), people development scheduling and initiates/participates in improvement projects in order to assure the progress of the development projects is tracked and are completed on time. You align with internal and external stakeholders on priorities and progress and coach the team.What will you do? The Supervisor analytical development is responsible for overseeing the resource and capacity planning of the projects and activities within analytical development department. This also involves the capacity planning of the analytical equipment, support investment request in new equipment. The lab operates under GLP/GMP regimen so monitor the quality and related KPI’s ,such as deviations and investigations follow up, are essential tasks of the supervisor. The individual also supports Thermo Fisher’s Practical Process Improvement initiatives to drive continuous improvement of the analytical development team and related projects.The key accountabilities are;Functional management of the technicians in the team e.g.; day to day activities, performance reviews, development plans, tracking KPI’s, coaching and training.Track progress of team deliverables.Planning resources, activities and equipment of the AD teamParticipate Practical Process Improvement initiatives,KPI monitoringOversees and coordinates activities at contract laboratoriesCommunicate with other stakeholders (e.g. R&D team, AD manager, Site leadership representatives) around progress of projects.How will you get here?Minimal requires a bachelor’s degree in Analytical Chemistry in combination with 3-5 years of experience in a managerial position in a pharma or food industry.At least 5 years’ experience in the pharmaceutical or related industry;Current knowledge of GLP/GMP and ICH/FDA requirements and PharmacopeiaExperience with resource planningPreferable has participated in analytical development projects,.Knowledge, Skills, AbilitiesPeople management skillsProactive and results driven with strong affinity for project and resource planningAdditionally, the individual must uphold the core values of the company: integrity, strategic thinking, teamwork/team player, credibility and continuous learning.