Vice President Manufacturing
Presenting a unique opportunity for a Vice President of Manufacturing to join an emerging organization in gene therapy services, AAV, adenoviral & lentiviral production. Ranked in the top 100 of Inc. magazine’s prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies, their vision is to be the leading supplier of gene delivery technologies to advance biomedical therapeutics and to improve human health.
The Vice President leads the GMP Manufacturing unit and is responsible for the development, manufacture and assay development of gene therapy GMP production programs. This individual provides overall leadership for the GMP manufacturing department, defining and implementing manufacturing strategies for GMP projects and ensuring delivery against work orders, budgets and larger business plan goals.
This role oversees in-house and external scale-up and GMP manufacturing operations for clinical and commercial stage gene therapeutics to ensure consistent and timely delivery, including campaign planning, coordinating material requirements and oversight of production runs. Responsible for supporting development of new formulations, new processes and new assays with R&D and defining manufacturing strategies for pipeline projects.
The leading candidate will possess extensive knowledge in the development and manufacture of gene therapy viral vectors including AAV and lentivirus and a working knowledge on scale up solutions. Knowledge of current US and European pharmaceutical regulatory/compliance requirements is critical to success.
The Vice President has excellent leadership and organizational skills and thrives in an entrepreneurial environment. Strong analytical, strategic thinking and troubleshooting skills are required
The company offers a competitive salary, bonus and lucrative equity package with a rapidly growing organization.