Scope

To face our constant growth, we are currently actively looking for a Technical Leader - (U)HPLC.

You will work on innovative (bio)pharmaceutical products under development (non-clinical and clinical phases).

You will be part of a team involved in projects outsourced by our clients.

Those projects are related to the development, validation and/or application of analytical methods based on a protocol for the characterisation and quality control of biomolecules.
 

Your mission

You will report to the Analytical Team Manager Biologics and Chromatography.

You will manage a team of 5 to 6 people (Scientists, Analysts and Technicians).

In this role, you will be accountable for:

  • Managing all HR aspects such as:

    • Participation to selection interviews

    • Staff evaluation

    • Ensuring monthly coaching meeting with staff members

  • Co-ordinating projects and resources according to defined priorities

    • Planning of staff members activities

    • Technical troubleshooting

    • Writing and/or verifying reports on projects for clients

    • Managing documentation follow-up

    • Validating analysis reports

  • Being the point of contact for clients regarding any technical aspect

Your profile

Master’s degree or PhD in Biology / Biochemistry

Required

  • Relevant experience in Quality Control testing and/or Stability studies management

  • Practical experience in the pharmaceutical industry in a GMP environment

  • Very good theoretical knowledge and practical experience of liquid chromatography ((U)HPLC)

  • Very good communication skills both in French and English (writing scientific documents, reports, protocols and mails, phone conferences, contacts with clients)

Pluses

  • First experience in team management

  • Working experience with biomolecules (SEC, IEX, etc)

  • Knowledge of Capillary Electrophoresis on macromolecules (ICIEF)

  • Knowledge of Gel 2D

What we offer

  • A sector compliant remuneration package including numerous fringe benefits (luncheon vouchers, hospitalisation and ambulatory insurance, pension plan, etc.)

  • In addition to the fringe benefits received by all the personnel, you will also be provided with a company car.