Associate Director, Parenteral Drug Development and Manufacturing

Wilmington, Delaware
Jun 15, 2021
Required Education
Masters Degree/MBA
Position Type
Full time

Piper Companies is looking for an Associate Director, Drug Product and Manufacturing for a growing biopharmaceutical company in Wilmington, DE.

Responsibilities for the Associate Director:

  • Oversees the development and manufacture of parenteral formulations for small molecule drugs candidates to advance through clinical trials and commercial launches
  • Collaborates with functional leads, supply chain, and CMO's to establish fit for purpose development plans
  • Manages CMOs and external resources 

Qualifications for the Associate Director:

  • 10+ years’ experience in small molecule parenteral drug development or related fields
  • 5 years’ experience in manufacturing of injectable products
  • Experience in technologies related to parenteral drug product manufacture – aseptic processing, lyophilization, etc.
  • Working knowledge of analytical testing of parenteral products
  • Strong knowledge of GMP requirements for parenteral drug product manufacture – ICH, FDA, and EMA
  • PhD./M.S. in Pharmaceutical Sciences or Chemical Engineering

Compensation and Benefits for the Associate Director:

  • Commensurate on experience
  • Comprehensive benefit package; Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k, and Paid Time Off