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Senior Production Manager - CMO

Company: Vectura
Location: Chippenham
Reference: VL0306
Closing Date: 16 Mar 18
Type: Full Time
Salary (£): Competitive
Benefits: Competitive base salary and excellent benefits

Job Summary:

Vectura – transforming the lives of airways disease patients. If you are an expert in Pharmaceutical Manufacturing and Production and keen to be part of a team that transforms the lives of airways disease patients, then Vectura is very keen to hear from you.


The Senior CMO Manager is a brand new role to Vectura. Working within Vectura’s Industrialisation, Manufacturing and Supply function you will have responsibility for managing and positively influencing Vectura’s CMOs and other critical suppliers to facilitate delivery of high quality, reliable, cost effective products to Vectura’s customers.

Reporting to the Director – Manufacturing, you will be the focal contact for our CMO and strategic supplier partners within Vectura and your skills will provide leadership, both operationally and strategically.  Working closely with Quality and Supply Chain colleagues, you will actively monitor CMO performance to ensure delivery of high quality, cost effective products on-time and in budget.

Your experience and expertise will define, lead and champion cross-company change projects including product variations, capacity changes and continuous improvement whilst ensuring Vectura’s projects are delivered within agreed timeframes and budgets.

This is an exciting role with a great deal of responsibility and accountability. At Vectura we pride ourselves on our core values and as such you will provided with the support you need to be successful.

To be considered of the role you will need to demonstrate depth of experience within Pharmaceutical Manufacturing and Production and excellent knowledge GxP best practice. You will have proven stakeholder management skills, both internally and externally. You will be degree educated and have a successful track record of leading multi- functional teams across multiple projects, including external CMO and supplier partners. Project management and Six Sigma lean experience preferable.

Vectura is a growing business, currently based across six sites and four countries.  As an organisation we are both passionate and ambitious in our goal to be a global leader in airways disease product and device development. Our continued investment in innovation, sustained organic growth and strategic partnerships have ensured Vectura is at the cutting edge within our niche market.

In return we offer a competitive base salary, bonus and generous benefits package including pension, life assurance, share options/save schemes, private health and dental care.

If you are keen to find out more then please do get in touch.

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Contact Information:

Address:  Head Office
One Prospect West Chippenham, Wiltshire,
SN14 6FH
Tel:  01249 667700
Website:  Visit Our Web Site

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