Senior Manager, Outsourced Manufacturing

Foster City
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October 10 2021
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Senior Manager, Outsourced Manufacturing
China - Shanghai

Gilead Sciences, Inc. is a research-based bio-pharmaceutical company that discovers, develops and commercializes innovative medicines in areas of unmet medical need. With each new discovery and investigational drug candidate, we seek to improve the care of patients living with life-threatening diseases around the world. Gileads therapeutic areas of focus include HIV/AIDS, liver diseases, cancer and inflammation, and serious respiratory and cardiovascular conditions.

Making an impact on a global scale
Inclusion is one of the companys five core values. Thats because we know that we are stronger and more innovative at Gilead when we are informed by a diverse set of backgrounds, experiences and points of view. Gilead Sciences is a biopharmaceutical company that discovers, develops and commercializes innovative therapeutics in areas of unmet medical need. The company's mission is to advance the care of patients suffering from life-threatening diseases worldwide.

When you join Gilead, you join our mission to change the world by enabling people to live healthier and more fulfilling lives. Come join a mission-driven bio-pharmaceutical organization that values inclusion and diversity, has a strong portfolio of products, and is constantly #CreatingPossible

Job Responsibilities:
  • Leading a team to support development and commercial contract research and manufacturing projects in Asia.
  • Identify and evaluate suitability of suppliers for Gilead chemical development and manufacturing projects based on their capabilities, resources, quality system and EHS situation.
  • Acting as project manager, facilitate communication between supplier and Gilead to ensure project on time delivery
  • Serve as a subject matter expertise for Gilead chemical development and manufacturing activities at in China, supervise and support all activities in the process development and manufacturing of key raw materials and intermediates, facilitate to resolve issues, and provide onsite technical support.
  • Working closely with Gilead counterparts in different function areas to plan and manage project progress and logistics globally.
  • Other duties as required.

Knowledge & Skills:
  • Good knowledge and understanding of modern organic chemistry and process chemistry.
  • Good knowledge and understanding of and abundant experience on modern pharmaceutical development and manufacturing. Good knowledge of Chinese pharma chemical industry
  • Good knowledge of pharmaceutical project management, Good knowledge of process and analytical R&D/ tech transfer/manufacturing/scale up/validation etc.
  • Capable team leader for managing outsourced development and manufacturing activities.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills, together with highly developed motivational and organizational abilities
  • Good language skills in both Chinese and English

Basic Requirements:
  • M.S degree with at least 7 years of working experience in chemistry
  • Management working experience in a matrix organization are preferred.
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Good oral and written English skills

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