SciPro has partnered with a Boston Based Biotech that has nearly doubled their headcount in the last 6 months. My client has an impressive pipeline despite being founded a few years ago! Currently they have two phase III molecules in their pipeline, three phase II molecules, and an impressive preclinical pipeline. My client recently just got FDA approval for one of their leading candidates, thus making the hire even more business critical!
As an Associate Director, Downstream Process Development you will be reporting into the VP of TechOps, leaving significant growth opportunity. You will serve as the lead for the organizations most critical clinical programs and spearhead the organizations first BLA.
The major responsibilities of this role will be driving forward BLA enabling activities: Process Characterization, DOE, PPQ, Scale - Up, authoring BLA documentation, and managing external partners.
PhD 5+ years of experience , M.S. 6-10 years of experience, and B.S. and 11+ years of experience
Candidate must have experience with large molecule Biologics
PPQ experience, Process Characterization, and Tech Transfer experience is required
BLA experience is a bonus***
Experience leading several programs at once
Excellent oral and written communication skills for effectively interfacing with all levels of management
Prior leadership experience of at least managing large matrix teams
Process Validation experience is highly preferred
Ability to identify and address issues proactively in a timely manner
Strong leadership capabilities and ability to work cross-functionally
Experience with preparing regulatory filings