Process Development Project Lead

Up to €1 per annum
  1. Permanent
  2. Biochemistry
  3. Germany
Leipzig, Germany
Posting date: 05 Mar 2024

Proclinical are recruiting for a Process Development Project Lead to join a pharmaceutical organisation. This role is on a permanent basis and is located in Leipzig.

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


  • Accountable for both process and product transfers to Dessau, their integration into routine production, and arrangement of process validation actions in the GMP setting.
  • Work alongside both local and global divisions, particularly quality control functions, production, engineering, R&D, in the framework of project work and day-to-day routines.
  • You will arrange and track work packages with both internal and external partners.
  • Aid and contribute to both internal audits such as self-inspections, as well as external audits, such as authorities, notified bodies, etc.
  • Other duties may be assigned.

Key Skills and Requirements:

  • Educated to a degree level in a scientific field, ideally in biology, chemistry, pharmacy, or biotech with demonstrable experience in product development actions and project management within a regulated setting.
  • Familiarity within industry in a GMP-compliant setting.
  • Acquaintance within process development, design, scale-up, process optimisation and validation would be preferable.
  • A result focused work approach within a global setting.
  • Fluency in both German and English.
  • Communication skills both verbally and in writing.
  • Computer literacy.
  • Works well both independently as well as in a team.
  • Capable of managing own time efficiently.

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Ruhee Saleh at

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.