Natrix Sciences Ltd

Production Manager

  • Basis:  Full-Time
  • Closing Date:  05 Jul, 2024
  • Job Ref:  KMP-91646

Job Description

Natrix Sciences Limited operates an EU cGMP licensed pharmaceutical facility specializing in the production of generic drugs. As a Contract Development and Manufacturing Organization (CDMO), Natrix Sciences focuses on Modified Release Solid Oral Dosage Forms, including powders, granules, and pellets for hard gelatine capsules. In recent years, the company has expanded its capabilities to support innovative research and development projects in emerging industries. Additionally, Natrix Sciences provides services to ZenPharm Limited, which holds a license to produce medicinal cannabis and is poised to become a local leader in this sector.

Opportunities for Professional Development
The Production department at Natrix Sciences offers significant opportunities for professional growth within a dynamic and ambitious team. Candidates joining the company will become part of a growing team, driven by innovation and excellence.

The company offers candidates the opportunity to be part of a growing, ambitious and dynamic team. Consequently, we require motivated, committed and resilient team players who can also work on their own initiative.

Summary of the Job
The Production Manager will be a key member of the Operations team, responsible for supporting and implementing projects aligned with Natrix Sciences and ZenPharm’s business strategy. This role focuses on solid dosage drug and medical cannabis manufacturing, packaging, and warehouse operations, including new products and processes. Reporting to the Head of Operations, the Production Manager will support New Product Development and Contract Manufacturing Organization (CMO) activities. Responsibilities include technical transfer, drug development, and coordinating activities between R&D, engineering, quality assurance, quality control, validation, and manufacturing, up to and including the commercial product launch.

Specific Duties and Responsibilities
The successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Accountable for the successful operation of the designated warehouse, manufacturing and packaging areas of both Natrix Sciences and ZenPharm, including adherence to schedule and quality output.
  • Ensure designated areas comply with quality, safety, and environmental systems and procedures.
  • Create a positive team dynamic and enable team strong performance and development.
  • Developing external client relationships.
  • Coordinating R&D projects and customer needs for manufacturing and packaging.
  • Provide manufacturing expertise and guidance in the evaluation and design of new processes.
  • Accountable for bringing together all support functions in order to keep the area moving forward.
  • Ensuring GMP compliance as per local procedures and Eudralex Volume 4 GMP guidelines.

Requirements

  • Possession of a degree in Chemistry, Biology, Medical Lab Science, or a related science subject.
  • 2 years’ work experience in pharmaceutical manufacturing.
  • Good time management skills.
  • Good knowledge of GMP and pharmaceutical quality systems.
  • Strong organisational skills.
  • Ability to communicate on all levels.
  • Excellent written and oral skills and must be computer literate.
  • Possession of an EU working VISA.