GMP Training Lead

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP)
  3. United Kingdom
Herefordshire, England
Posting date: 13 Jan 2020
This vacancy has now expired

A growing global leader in the development, delivery and commercialisation of cell therapies have a fantastic job opening for a GMP Training Lead at their base in Hertfordshire. This is a dynamic and innovative organisation who pride themselves on their passion and expertise in the medical field.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for day to day management and development of a high performing GMP training team.
  • Developing the manufacturing centre GMP Training and Development Technical Strategy
    Managing resources to maintain compliance to the GMP training plan, escalate risks as required.
  • Leading collaborations with third parties, including academic institutions, representing the company and collaborating, to develop training programs in accordance with industry needs.
  • Providing expert input and advice when developing and delivering technical training programmes for both aseptic manufacturing skills and QMS tools and techniques (e.g. root cause analysis).
  • Responsible for day to day management and development of a high performing GMP training team.
  • Liaise with the Head of HR and HR Manager - L&D Specialist to assess/identify soft skills training needs, as required.

Skills and Requirements:

  • At least five years' experience in aseptic pharmaceutical manufacturing operations.
  • Experience in interacting with the regulatory authorities.
  • Knowledge of EU/MHRA regulatory environments, ideally experience of FDA regulatory requirements.
  • Practical experience in establishing and/or improving site GMP training processes.
  • Practical experience in performing training for GMP operations.
  • Ideally, experience of working with quality processes such as deviations, change controls or corrective actions.
  • Ideally, practical experience in aseptic pharmaceutical manufacturing, including performing gowning, cleaning and disinfection activities in compliance with EudraLex Vol 4, Annex 1.
  • Highly motivated, pragmatic and practical to support the company's mission to accelerate the development of a commercial industry in the UK.
  • Project ownership and pride in its delivery.
  • Flexibility towards work assignments and new learning.
  • Ability to manage multiple and varied tasks and prioritise workload with attention to detail.
  • Good written and oral communication skills and presentation skills.
  • Proven coaching ability.
  • Experienced in training approaches, tools and techniques.
  • Proven ability to engage constructively with colleagues at all levels across different departments to deliver objectives.
  • Ability to quickly establish credibility and build rapport and trust.
  • An understanding of adult learning principles.
  • 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.

To Apply:

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Proclinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.