Director of Laboratory Operations Canada (Biopharma & Bioanalytical Testing Services)

Toronto (City), Ontario
Jun 15, 2018
Required Education
Masters Degree/MBA
Position Type
Full time

Chronos Consulting is part of the Coberon Chronos Group, an award winning global leader in permanent and temporary staffing, RPO and business process automation solutions for global multinationals. The Group owns and operates 41 offices worldwide.

Chronos Consulting's client is an expanding  Biopharmaceutical and Bioanalytical Testing Service provider.   We are currently looking for the Head of the business responsible for lab operations, financial P&L, team management and business performance.  RELOCATION ASSISTANCE OFFERED.


Developing the Biopharmaceutical, Pharmaceutical, Toxicology and non-Pharmaceutical testing contract testing business throughout Canada. 

Leading the team to deliver best in class service to clients and company stakeholders 

Managing KPI's in order to measure and deliver continuous improvement in all aspects of operation, implement efficiencies, identify 
and assess acquisition opportunities and expand services offerings.

Ensuring that laboratory functions operate safely to meet applicable regulatory requirements to operate under & keep all regulatory licences (Health Canada & FDA cGMP, GLP, ISO 9001 and 13485, Controlled Substances, Controlled Precusor) and actively works to add others to meet client needs


Master's/PhD in a Science related field (Life Science, Pharmaceutical, Chemistry etc.)  coupled with 10+ years of  senior management experience in a regulated laboratory environment. MBA a plus

Strong leadership skills and experience in the management of technical teams in a regulated (GMP/GLP/ISO) Biopharmaceutical/Bioanalytical laboratory 

Strong knowledge of the analytical Contract Service Organization to service the Biopharmaceutical and Pharmaceutical markets

Business and profit minded with related technical know-how and work with labs, colleagues and customers located internationally.