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Location: Siena - Italy
Department: GMP Production


Philogen S.p.A. is looking for a young candidate with a brilliant academic background, preferably with experience in the pharmaceutical field, for a growth position in the company’s Production Department. He/she will work directly alongside the Department Manager, to take on increasing responsibilities over time.

The successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Supervising department activities in terms of efficiency and training;
  • Ensuring department GMP documentation is drafted and updated;
  • Ensures compliance with GMP and HSE Instructions during the course of the department’s activities by verifying the proper execution of GMP Instructions;
    Supporting the management of investigations, change requests and corrective, preventive or implementation actions for aspects pertaining to the production department;
  • Reports to the Production Manager on the efficiency status of departments, equipment rooms and their maintenance and qualification;
  • Participating in activity coordination meetings;
  • Collaborating with QA to ensure Data Integrity;
  • Managing warehouse requests and the progress of processing steps on the plant management system (ERP);
  • Preparing the production activity plan for Management approval;
  • Reviews, in the first instance, production documentation to ensure compliance with cGMP and departmental SOPs;
  • Supporting the selection of suppliers of raw materials/materials and services for the Production department and drafts the URS.

The ideal candidate should have:

  • A MSc/PhD in chemistry, pharmaceutical chemistry, biochemistry, molecular biology, or similar field.
  • Excellent knowledge of the UNICORN platform for managing AKTA chromatography systems;
  • Excellent knowledge of tangential filtration processes;
  • Very good knowledge of GMP;
  • Good knowledge of automated stirred-tank fermentation systems (i.e. Sartorius Biostat platform);
  • Fast learning ability in the operation of complex automated systems.
    Will be considered a Plus:
  • At least 5 years of experience supervising a production team working in the GMP area;
  • A Good knowledge of English language.

We Offer:

A contract and salary proportional to the experience (seniority) of the successful candidate.

Job location:

Sovicille (SI)

Interested candidates are kindly asked to send their Curriculum Vitae to the following e-mail address, specifying the job position of interest authorizing the process of personal data under Italian Legislative Decree 196/03 and General Data Protection EU Regulation (2016/679).

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