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Full time
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Process Development Director
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Alliance Scientific Solutions | Painesville, OH
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Job Description

If you are an experienced life sciences professional or just starting your career, you need someone that understands the rare skills of your profession. Alliance Scientific Solutions employs experienced, specialized recruiters that align themselves with you and customers to establish long-term qualified partnerships that generate positive results.

Alliance Scientific has partnered with a long standing research organization located in NE Ohio on a Process Development Director role. Reporting to the CEO the primary responsibility for this role will be to manage the process development and manufacturing group consisting of 6 direct reports and 30 indirect in order to provide consistent top service to the clients and to help take the organization hit financial targets.

Additional Duties include:

  • Oversee projects and schedule management of staff

  • Maintain compliance with organization's quality & EHS policies

  • Establish and monitor metrics to drive continuous improvement.

  • Manage staffing resources & expenses

  • Manage organization to support evaluation & development of proposals

  • Maintain strong working relationship with analytical chemistry, quality control, EHS & quality assurance to achieve deliverables & targets


  • B.S. or M.S. in Chemical Engineering with strong knowledge of organic chemistry, or M.S or PhD in Organic Chemistry in addition to Chemical Engineering degree a plus

  • 15+ years of industrial experience in technology development, scale-up & manufacture of pharmaceutical & specialty chemicals in a contract environment Experience in management of complex programs involving multi-disciplinary groups in contract environment

  • Experience in technology development, scale-up & manufacturing of chemical based products/APIs.

  • Project/program management experience in a contract organization

  • Familiarity with business and financial principles & practices

  • Highly motivated team player with excellent written & oral communication skill

  • Creative problem solving capabilities

  • Experienced in managing/collaborating in interdisciplinary/Matrix organization

  • Experience in manufacturing under FDA/ICH cGMP guidelines for APIs

  • Knowledgeable in lab-, kilo- & plant-scale process equipment

  • Demonstrated success in prior position(s)

  • Experience in operations management, financial management, organizational effectiveness, process justification, process validation and equipment qualification considered a plus.

*Client will consider individuals who require relocation assistance*


Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location