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Programme Director - Covid19 project

Essex, EssexPermanent
£100,000 - £150,000 per annum
Job Reference: J5633641
Updated On: 14/08/2020
Status: Open to Applications
Hyper Recruitment Solutions
Sectors: Life Sciences, Cell & Gene Therapy

Skills: Operations - Site Management, Production / Manufacturing - Pharma / Biotech - Head of / Director, Operations - Programme Manager, Project Management - Programme Manager

Job Information

Role Overview

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Programme Director to join a leading Life Sciences business who are at the forefront of COVID-19 vaccine manufacturing. You will be the Programme Director for a brand new state-of-the-art facility based in the South East. The site has an exciting future and will become a world leading innovation centre for commercial scale Cell and Gene Therapy products.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

Your duties as the Programme Director will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. The primary purpose of this role is to be responsible for bringing all project strands together to successfully deliver a high impact, high profile project to time and budget. The role will require ambition, communication, and senior stakeholder management experience to deliver a key project for the company, with obvious national and international health impact.

2. Working closely with the Chief Manufacturing Officer, you will provide inspirational leadership, strategic problem solving and informed decision making to the programme team members

3. You will inspire and lead a multi-disciplinary team to promote a dynamic output and impact focussed culture

Role Requirements

be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Programme Director we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. Proven and sustained executive or senior director level experience, of complex programme delivery in the pharmaceutical or biopharmaceutical industry. In addition to this, experience in executing a project in the public sector would be an advantage, but not essential.

2. Proven experience of leading the delivery of GMP Biologicals and or ATMP manufacturing operations

3. Proven track record of operating in a corporate governance framework that takes into account multiple internal and external stakeholders


Key Words: Programme Director / Biopharmaceutical / ATMP / GMP / Vaccines / Biologicals / Manufacturing / COVID-19 / Project / Manufacturing / Operations
Gary Eldridge
Your Recruitment ConsultantGary Eldridgegary.eldridge@hyperec.com
DisclaimerHyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd (HRS) is an Equal Opportunities employer who are certified by Investors in People for our talent development. We welcome applications for any applicant who fulfil the role requirements for this position. HRS is a company exclusively supporting the science and technology sectors, and is made up of a collaboration of recruitment processionals and scientists. We look forward to helping you with your next career moves.