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Executive Director, Cell Therapy Operations, Global Manufacturing Science & Technology...
Posted on 7/12/2022
Seattle, WA, USA • Tulsa, OK, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Data Analysis
  • Bachelor's Degree in in Biomedical/Chemical Engineering or equivalent Engineering discipline required; Master's or PhD degree preferred
  • At least 15 years of experience in cell therapy, pharmaceutical and/or biotechnology fields, product development, manufacturing operations and/or Quality experience in the transfer, filing and launch of new products
  • Experience managing projects of significant complexity and duration
  • Experience in developing talent, managing change, engaging and motivating people and developing organization and work structures
  • Ability to lead and influence multidisciplinary, cross-functional teams
  • Ability to critically assess overall risk to project timelines/plans and resolve or escalate appropriately
  • Demonstrated (complex) project management leadership and innovative thinking
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent technical skills and problem solving skills
  • Knowledgeable in manufacturing sciences, cGMP compliance, change management methodology, and product regulatory requirements
  • Expert in technical information management and data analysis in all stages of development and commercialization
  • Demonstrated success in driving optimal business objectives in a complex matrix organization
  • Strong organizational skills, ability to multitask and work in a dynamic, fast paced environment
  • Experienced in leading change and a demonstrated ability to accomplish results and meet deadlines and commitments
  • Maintain a robust support network for all commercial CTO activities related to LCM, new technologies, automation, comparability, and tech transfers
  • Oversee implementation of LCM, new technology and automation projects at all manufacturing sites to improve robustness, scalability and COGM/TAT/RFT for approved cell therapy products
  • Lead and develop strategies for cell therapy comparability exercises to enable change implementation
  • Manage activities in global labs to support LCM change implementation, validation, and comparability efforts
  • Partner with product technical stewards and Regulatory teams to align on strategy and manage implementation
  • Ensure technical and manufacturing requirements are addressed throughout lifecycle of new solutions
  • Review technical reports, source documentation and filing sections to support product lifecycle and regulatory submissions
  • Serve as a senior technical leader, in management and governance forums, providing input to advance CT & GPS strategic priorities
  • Recruit, retain, and develop a diverse staff of highly capable technical leaders, scientists, and engineers to create a world-class CT GMS&T organization
  • Manage group budget and expenses
Bristol-Myers Squibb

10,001+ employees

Biopharmaceutical development company
Company Overview
Bristol-Myers Squibb engages in the discovery, development, licensing, manufacturing, marketing, distribution and sale of pharmaceuticals.