Head of Pharmaceutical Sciences

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Pharmacology
  3. Iceland
Posting date: 09 May 2019

A newly founded biotechnology company is currently seeking a Head of Pharmaceutical Sciences to join their office in Reykjavik. This organisation is fast becoming a pioneer and leader in the field of biosimilars, with a growing portfolio of developed and manufactured products across the value chain, from cell line development to commercial manufacturing. This position represents an exciting opportunity to work with an already prestigious and dynamic company.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Heading up process development with the company (USP Dev, DSP Dev, and DP Dev - potentially Device Development).
  • Directly reporting to the Head of USP Dev, Head of DSP Dev, and Head of DP Dev.
  • Overseeing the entire process cycle through to device development.
  • Heading process development.
  • Improving the level of scientific development.
  • Analysing data and overseeing subsequent planning.

Skills and Requirements:

  • At least an advanced degree in a bioprocess/biotech scientific field. Ph.D. preferred.
  • 15-20 years of experience.
  • A history in Biosimilars.
  • Experience taking a molecule through development to approval.
  • Experience with mono-clonal antibodies/proteins.
  • Capable of teaching information to others.
  • Demonstrable project management skills.
  • 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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