Sr. Manager, Manufacturing (Fill Finish Expansion)

CSL Behring
Holly Springs, North Carolina
Sep 19, 2020
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
About CSL

With operations in 35+ nations and ~ 22,000 employees worldwide, CSL is driven to develop and deliver a broad range of lifesaving therapies to treat disorders such as hemophilia and primary immune deficiencies, and vaccines to prevent influenza. Our therapies are also used in cardiac surgery, organ transplantation and burn treatment.

CSL is the parent company of CSL Behring and Seqirus. CSL Behring is a global leader in the protein biotherapeutics industry, focused on bringing to market biotherapies used to treat serious and often rare conditions. CSL Behring operates CSL Plasma , one of the world's largest collectors of human plasma, which is used to create CSL's therapies. Seqirus is the second largest influenza vaccine company in the world and is a transcontinental partner in pandemic preparedness and a major contributor to the prevention and control of influenza globally.

We invite you to take a look at the many career possibilities available around the globe and consider building your promising future at CSL by becoming a member of our team!

Job Description

Job Summary: The incumbent will be a Senior Manager, Manufacturing leading the operational readiness aspects of the Holly Springs Fill/Finish Expansion Project. The role will ensure the timely delivery of a quality facility in a safe, cost-efficient and environmentally responsible manner. At the conclusion of the project the incumbent will transition to lead one of the areas of the Fill/Finish Flu vaccine manufacturing area (Formulation, Filling, and/or Packaging). The area and scope will be determined at time of transition. Major Accountabilities:
• Provide direct management and functional ownership/direction for a large capital expansion of the overall site Fill/Finish capabilities. Once project is complete this role would transition to operational management of an area with in Fill/Finish (Formulation, Filling, or Packaging). Area will be determined at that time.
• Manages production teams through supervisor direct reports to ensure safety, training and quality compliance are prioritized for manufacturing goals.
• Prepares and monitors capital and expense budgets. Establishes standards and manpower requirements to meet production and budget targets.
• Establishes the manufacturing plan and ensures resources are managed to deliver. Accountable for overall metrics and performance of team.
• Successfully engages across the organization with peers and direct reports to set goals, budgets, objectives, and monitor performance to assure continuous improvement.
• Accountable for the timely completion of investigations that prevent reoccurrence
• Drives continuous improvement initiatives and implementation of Operational Excellence
• Leverages process and compliance expertise to facilitate cross functional decision making and strategy alignment
  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Science discipline or its equivalent is required.
  • Minimum 7+ years relevant pharma industry experience required, 10+ years related industry experience preferred
  • Minimum 3+ years management experience required, 7+ years preferred. Production/manufacturing management is preferred.
  • Strong knowledge of Regulatory Requirements and Experience interfacing with Regulatory agencies during external inspections and during regulatory response writing.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of GMPs and FDA requirements
  • Strong demonstrated team leadership skills
  • Strong project management skills preferred
  • Manufacturing Financial Knowledge preferred; understanding of manufacturing financial accounting (budgeting, bills of materials, variances, recoveries, depreciation, working capital, etc.) and analytical skills to identify problems and opportunities.
  • Continuous improvement skills and ability to successfully lead change
  • Site readiness experience preferred