Commercial Labeling Project Associate

Kite Pharma
Santa Monica, CA, United States
Oct 25, 2020
Required Education
Associate Degree
Position Type
Full time
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Job Description

Everyone at Kite is grounded by one common goal - curing cancer. Every single day, we seek to establish a direct line between that purpose and our day-to-day work. Would you like to join us in this mission?

We are seeking a highly motivated individual to join our Labeling Operations team as a Commercial Labeling Project Associate in Kite's state-of-the-art Santa Monica facility. As part of this opportunity, the incumbent will work with functional groups including Regulatory Affairs, Quality Assurance, Marketing, Legal, Packaging and Manufacturing to develop requirements for labeling text. Additionally, the Commercial Labeling Project Associate, known internally as a Labeling Project Coordinator II, will partner with Marketing and Regulatory to develop and finalize content and product branding elements of packaging & labeling for both the US and Global markets.

Responsibilities of the Commercial Labeling Project Associate include:
  • Coordinate test printing of any new components as the need arises
  • Acquire print proofs from print suppliers and route for approval
  • Build, review and update SOPs as needed
  • Collaborate with cross functional partners to develop labeling text requirements as well as content and branding


MS / MA Degree in Pharmaceuticals, Science, Technology, or Packaging Engineering with 2+ years of pharmaceutical packaging / labeling and/or project management experience OR a BS / BA Degree within the aforementioned fields of study and 4+ years of the preceding experience OR a High School Degree with 6+ years of the earlier mentioned experience

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience working in the biotechnology or pharmaceutical industry
  • Strong background with FDA cGMP standards and regulatory requirements for packaging and labeling
  • Skilled in implementing change controls
  • Exposure to document control systems
  • Ability to quickly resolve issues and communicate to team members effectively
  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills with internal and external customers
  • Experience effectively communicating status of labeling tasks/projects
  • Ability to interface with C-level executives
  • Ability to work in a fast past environment with strict deadlines

Does this sound like you? If so, please apply today!


Kite is a biopharmaceutical company engaged in the development of innovative cancer immunotherapies with a goal of providing rapid, long-term durable response and eliminating the burden of chronic care. The company is focused on chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) and T cell receptor (TCR) engineered cell therapies designed to empower the immune system's ability to recognize and kill tumors. Kite is based in Santa Monica, CA. For more information on Kite, please visit Sign up to follow @KitePharma on Twitter at

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