Head of Manufacturing CGT
Today, Lonza is a global leader in life sciences operating across three continents. While we work in science, there’s no magic formula to how we do it. Our greatest scientific solution is talented people working together, devising ideas that help businesses to help people. In exchange, we let our people own their careers. Their ideas, big and small, genuinely improve the world. And that’s the kind of work we want to be part of.
Did you know that we are the 1st biologics contract manufacturer in Singapore? We offer you exposure to upcoming biotech and established pharmaceutical companies and to the manufacturing technology needed to produce mammalian treatments and cell therapies of tomorrow. Our global manufacturing network is recognized for its reliable, high-quality services, regulatory track record, global footprint, innovative technology platforms and extensive experience – we, in Singapore are proud to be part of this global network.
The Head of Cell & Gene Therapy (CGT) Manufacturing is responsible to build up manufacturing operations and for all CGT custom manufacturing activities, including safe and compliant execution, customer satisfaction and financial performance. Accountable for the accomplishment of corporate business objectives by developing business strategies.
Leads and directs the manufacturing activities to ensure compliance to cGMP and quality assurance of final products.
Ensures that the manufacturing facility is audit ready and in a continuous state of readiness for GMP production.
Ensures collaboration between CGT manufacturing and all support groups.
Responsible for employee recruitment, selection, orientation, training, coaching, counseling, and disciplinary programs; communicating values; assigning accountabilities; planning, monitoring, and appraising job results, compensating results.
Increases stakeholder value by establishing functional objectives aligned with corporate mission, initiating, coordinating, and enforcing new strategic initiatives; enhancing organizational stability and reputation; and measuring and ensuring profit and service driven outcomes.
Achieves financial objectives by forecasting functional requirements, preparing annual budgets, scheduling expenditures, analyzing variances, initiating corrective actions, analyzing information and trends and making recommendations for senior executive decision making.
Tracks and reports department performance to the measurements of cost and schedule. Identifies and minimizes adverse trends that may influence these factors.
Bachelor's Degree in life science or related field with 15+ years of direct job-related experience in GMP facility with managerial experience.
Able to manage multiple cross-functional teams and projects simultaneously.
Exceptional leadership, interpersonal communication, negotiations, collaboration and management skills required.
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. 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.