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Manufacturing Manager

Birmingham   •  Competitive  •  Permanent, Full time


We have an exciting new opening for a Manufacturing Manager in ELISA & RIDS Manufacturing at a rapidly growing medical diagnostic company in Birmingham. The role will involve managing operations and manufacturing of high-quality kits and components.

Key Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Manage all product lines and proactively challenge output and results through analysis of efficiency reports and Quality metrics data
  • Drive the production team in Quality and productivity through Continuous Improvement Projects (CIP), encouraging staff to develop ideas
  • Ensure all personnel and Environmental, Health & Safety activities are met
  • Maintain all aspects of resource planning, production scheduling and manufacturing in accordance with Company policy
  • Provide technical specialist knowledge on manufacture as well as assay reagents and kits
  • Drive production cells to ensure products are manufactured to high quality and Customer Order Requirements are met On Time in Full (OTIF)
  • Review all production documentation and ensure compliance to cGMP Quality System requirements

Ideal Skills and Qualifications:

  • Degree-qualified (or equivalent) in a Life Science subject
  • Proven experience in a regulated clinical diagnostic laboratory, specifically with immunoassays
  • Supervisory, leadership and management experience in an operational role
  • Knowledge and working experience of Quality Management Systems (cGMP)
  • Capability to lead and drive Root Cause Investigations (RCI)
  • Capability to drive a Zero Defect culture
  • A Change Agent who can motivate and empower teams to deliver
  • Knowledge of alternative approaches and best practice
  • Excellent organisation and time management skills, with ability to work to tight deadlines

If you are interested or have any questions about this role, feel free to contact Harriet at CY Partners (0191 477 4733).

  • Agency: CY Partners Recruitment
  • Contact: Harriet Mak
  • Phone: 0191 477 4733
  • Reference: HMERMf
  • Updated: 9th January 2019
  • Expires: 6th February 2019

CY Partners Recruitment

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