Process Technical Writer - Cell Therapy

United States, Portsmouth (New Hampshire)

Lonza is searching for a Process Technical Writer for our Portsmouth, NH facility. This is an excellent opportunity to showcase your technical writing skills in this more senior role.

Our Technical Writers hone their inter-departmental management skills, collaborating with various department colleagues to address comments from internal and external customer reviews and to drive schedule adherence. Stemming from a developing understanding of documentation and manufacturing processes, Technical Writers produce quality batch records to support operational execution, as well as patient safety, drug quality, and business reputation.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Edit documents: Review and template documents with accurate, clear, and explicit description and justifications.

  • Manage document revision: Perform initial review for scope, attain sign-offs and justifications, set up review meetings, etc.

  • Manage document comments: Answer and translate questions into the reviewed document to meet regulatory, internal, and external requirements with the aid of document owners.

  • Maintain and review schedules/campaigns: Manage document timelines to support the manufacturing schedule; communicate and escalate appropriately to maintain document timelines.


Key Requirements:

  • High School Diploma, Bachelor Degree in Science related discipline preferred.

  • Pharma/biotech experience (or equivalent) preferred.

  • Project management skills required.

  • Strong MS Word experience.

Every day, Lonza’s products and services have a positive impact on millions of people. For us, this is not only a great privilege, but also a great responsibility. How we achieve our business results is just as important as the achievements themselves. At Lonza, we respect and protect our people and our environment. Any success we achieve is no success at all if not achieved ethically.

People come to Lonza for the challenge and creativity of solving complex problems and developing new ideas in life sciences. In return, we offer the satisfaction that comes with improving lives all around the world. The satisfaction that comes with making a meaningful difference.

Lonza is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a qualified individual with disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. 

Reference: R32454