Phenomenal opportunity to join the Pall team to lead technical projects that make a real difference! Generate specific test protocols and reports to support customer requests for validation of Pall’s biotechnology products for the processing of customer biopharmaceutical fluids.
Essential Job Functions:
Project work (80%)
Take responsibility for assigned projects of basic to moderate complexity with moderate level of guidance and direction.
Prepare Statement of Work (SOW) (where applicable).
Prepare test protocols based on information supplied by customer. Confirm customer acceptance.
Raise laboratory requests for any test work to be performed.
Interpret laboratory data and prepare specific test reports. Confirm customer acceptance.
Maintain close customer and account manager liaison during projects. This will involve some or all of the following:
Update customer of project status in particular if there are problems/issues with the project.
Answer customer technical questions.
Travel to customer site for technical meetings - Travel will vary according to project needs but yearly average of 20% or less. Travel will mainly include Europe and within the United Kingdom.
Give presentations and training.
Establish project priorities and decide appropriate action required to meet required target.
Schedule work into the laboratory in conjunction with the Laboratory Manager/Supervisor.
Update manager of status of assigned projects, including completion, delays or problems.
Report project progress (including time spent) using Project Management databases and Project Management tools.
Supporting Activities (20%)
Maintain up to date knowledge of current regulatory trends, issues and guidelines relating to the products being supported.
Support management in preparation for audits, including document review.
Attend training courses as required.
Tackle ‘special’ projects as requested by management.
Assist with training of new staff.
Review and approve protocols and reports, if authorised.
Minimum degree or equivalent in a relevant (bio)pharmaceutical field or Chemistry/Microbiology related Science degree with relevant work experience.
Validated experience in a technical role with external customer facing experience.
Experience with extractables and leachables analysis for (bio)pharmaceutical products an advantage.
Shown success in leadership including developing and executing project plans and reporting plans/results to management and customers.
Requires expanded conceptual knowledge in subject area and broader capabilities.
Knowledge of laboratory techniques and measurement methods (Gas chromatography, Liquid Chromatography, Mass spectrometry).