Key Responsibilities:
  • Line manage and supervise the work of a team of Analytical Development Scientists.
  • Be responsible for all aspects of analytical method transfer to the QC group in accordance with GMP requirements, including transfer management under change control and authoring/reviewing method SOPs, protocols and reports.
  • Introduce novel analytical techniques to strengthen Analytical Development characterisation capabilities and to support regulatory responses.
  • Represent Analytical Development at cross-functional meetings with Manufacturing, Quality Assurance (QA), Regulatory Affairs and external partners to progress projects.
  • Support the analytical testing of final drug product, raw materials, in-process, and product samples following Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs).
  • Provide subject matter expert input in the authoring and review of Analytical Development, Quality Control and Regulatory documentation and to assist with audits and regulatory inspections.
  • Assist with the running of the Analytical Development laboratories including equipment and safety procedures.
  • Provide and coordinate training of members of the Analytical Development and Quality Control teams.
  • Provide regular updates of project progress to the Director Analytical Development, Chief Operations Officer and other key stakeholders.
  • Provide support for change control and deviations related to operations including OOS, OOT, and lab investigations.
  • Review and complete documentation in accordance with cGMP.

Educational Requirements:
  • BSc in a relevant biological science with several years postgraduate experience is essential.
  • An MSc, PhD or proven background in biochemistry, immunology and/or virology or related science is highly desirable.

Experience and Skill Requirements:
  • 5-10 years industry experience is required. Experience in a cGMP is highly desirable.
  • Must have strong, proven experience in the development, qualification and validation of cell-based potency and expression ELISA assays. Additional experience in qPCR, Chromatography and protein electrophoresis is beneficial.
  • Several year’s experience of managing a team is required.
  • Experience working in a GMP testing environment with an understanding of regulatory requirements and trends related to analytics and product development.
  • Thorough understanding of current regulatory requirements and practical experience of testing in support of cGMP operations.
  • Ability to interface effectively with management and other groups or project teams.
  • Computer processing literacy and experience in statistical analysis.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Good organizational skills.

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