Production Supervisor

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Procurement/Purchasing, Logistics
  3. Belgium
Vilvoorde, Belgium
Posting date: 10 Oct 2019
This vacancy has now expired

A leading global pharmaceutical company that specialise in the development of biological therapies is advertising a vacancy for a Production Supervisor position. This company is one of the top 10 global pharmaceutical companies that operates in 140 countries worldwide and has market leading products in multiple therapy areas. Based in Belgium, this is an exciting opportunity to work with an internationally renowned establishment.

Job Responsibilities:

  • You will be jointly responsible for the daily realization of the planned production figure, according to the required quality standards. You will ensure a good communication flow top down and bottom up.
  • You will optimize the production process (in terms of capacity, quality, productivity, costs...) in a strongly people-oriented environment.
  • You will supervise sterile activities, filling, packaging, or assembly activities according to existing procedures in order to ensure quality and productivity.
  • You will manage a team of 50 employees, you will take care of the division and play a coaching role; You will also provide training and education.
  • You will be responsible for defining and developing projects that can make production more efficient and/or more qualitative (capacity expansions, automation and adjustments in processes and process flows).

Skills and Requirements:

  • A degree in a scientific / technical direction (university or equivalent, e.g. bioengineer, engineer, or pharmacist).
  • Stress resistance in a dynamic environment and capability to cope with quickly changing priorities in the plan.
  • Excellent knowledge (speaking and writing) of English and Dutch.
  • Experience in pharma and / or a production environment
  • 2 years of management experience.
  • 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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