GMP Technical Support

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP)
  3. United Kingdom
Stevenage, England
Posting date: 24 Sep 2019
This vacancy has now expired

An international biotechnology company is recruiting a GMP Biotechnologist to their UK office. The organisation focuses on gene therapy to treat the suffering of people suffering from chronic systemic diseases. With a next-generation gene therapy platform to provide treatments for a wide range of diseases, this position represents an exciting opportunity to work with a leading company.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Be part of the GMP manufacturing operations team responsible for delivering GMP manufacturing batches for clinical studies.
  • Become fully trained in all areas of the manufacturing process as required and responsible for practical delivery of key process steps.
  • Write SOPs and batch records to support GMP manufacture.
  • Work closely with Catapult warehouse team, Freeline-QC, and Catapult Scheduler to perform the effective transfer of materials/samples/waste into and out of the grade C cleanroom as required by the daily manufacturing plan and daily BOM.
  • Identify issues as they occur and report accordingly with all relevant information.
  • Support GMP Operations in deviations, investigations and change controls as required.
  • Become involved in practical delivery of technology transfer of new processes into GMP Operations according to approved protocols.
  • Carry out general duties involved in the maintenance of clean room production facilities to GMP standards and preparation for manufacture.
  • To be trained in USP/DSP equipment SOPs as required for supporting GMP batch manufacture.

Skills and Requirements:

  • Educated to degree level or equivalent in a biological science.
  • 1-2 years of hands-on, practical experience in GMP manufacture of biopharmaceuticals.
  • A sound understanding of the required industry standards for GMP manufacturing of investigational medicinal products.
  • Hands on experience in the upstream and/or downstream processing for biopharmaceuticals.
  • Experience of working in GMP.
  • Experience of mammalian cell culture techniques.
  • Demonstrable multitasking, project management, and execution skills.
  • Good interpersonal skills, including communication, presentation, persuasion, and influence.
  • Good organisational skills, including efficiency, punctuality, and collaboration in a team environment.
  • Proficiency with computer skills, such as MS Office.

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