Head of MSAT

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Biochemistry
  3. Germany
Munich, Deutschland
Posting date: 04 Mar 2024

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Proclinical are recruiting for a Head of MSAT. This role is on a permanent basis and is located within Europe.

Please ensure that you are eligible for working in the location without any sponsorship or relocation assistance.


  • Monitor technology transfer actions from development to commercial manufacturing sites, guaranteeing seamless integration and successful scale-up.
  • Guide and/or contribute to cross-functional teams to drive continuous improvement initiatives, for example: lean manufacturing, Six Sigma, and process brilliance.
  • Form and uphold efficient relationships with internal shareholders, external partners and vendors to assist with MSAT actions and goals.
  • You will prepare and display technical reports, presentations and suggestions to senior management and any other shareholders when needed.
  • Accountable for driving process development and optimisation initiatives to develop product quality, yield and effectiveness.
  • Other duties may be assigned.

Key Skills and Requirements:

  • Educated to an advanced degree level in a pharmaceutical science, chemical engineering, biotech or similar discipline.
  • Demonstrable experience in a pharmaceutical/biotech manufacturing, process development or similar discipline.
  • A background in leadership and management skills within a scientific or technical organisation.
  • Know-how of cGMP guidelines ICH regulations, and any other regulatory needs.
  • Able to resolve issues with the capacity to analyse multifaceted technical concerns.
  • Interpersonal and communication skills both verbally and in writing.
  • Works well with others in team.
  • Familiarity with process validation, technology transfer, and continuous improvement methodologies such as Lean, Six Sigma, etc.
  • Capable of driving outcomes, handle projects, and prioritising various tasks simultaneously within a fast-paced setting.

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Ruhee Saleh at r.saleh@proclinical.com.

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

Proclinical Staffing is an equal opportunity employer.