Manager* CTSM GMP Operations

Open for hire at one of the following locations –  Mainz Goldgrube. - Job ID: 6793 


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Manager* CTSM GMP Operations 


Your main responsibilities are: 

  • Responsible for GMP process development and continuous improvement in Clinical Trial Supply Management (CTSM) related to secondary packaging and labeling (P&L) of investigational medicinal products (IMPs) (e.g. product specification files, clinical labels, P&L ordering, expiry update, destruction) 
  • Responsible for evaluation and implementation of state-of-the-art strategies related to IMP P&L, e.g. just-in-time manufacturing, pooled supplies, process digitalization. 
  • Represents CTSM as expert on IMP P&L activities in cross-functional teams 
  • Represents CTSM in setup of processes with internal and external P&L CMO's including generation & maintenance of knowledge about CMOs' offered processes 
  • Responsible for (coordination of) label setup for study drugs ensuring regulatory requirements and agreed milestones, quality and costs are met 
  • Liaises with GMP QA and other relevant cross functional interfaces and supports on CTSM GMP activities related to IMP P&L 
  • Liaises with IMP Manager to define GMP requirements for clinical trials and setup P&L processes with vendors 
  • Supports on appropriate CTSM GMP risk communication and ensures CTSM GMP requirements are met 
  • Provides input into Certification and Release Strategy for clinical trials (e.g., QP declaration, Sponsor release) 
  • Reviews, aligns, and provides input to QAAs for internal and external CMOs  
  • Coaching of less experienced team members 


What you have to offer: 

  • University degree in Science, Engineering, Supply Chain Management or related discipline 
  • Multiple years of work experience in Clinical Supply in Pharmaceutical or Biotech Industry setting or other relevant professional experience in Packaging and Labeling 
  • Proven track record of supply chain and study drug logistics (set up and management) in global clinical trials up to Phase III 
  • Deep Knowledge about GMP Principles (SOPs, Documentation, etc.) and Deep Understanding of Quality Management Systems 
  • Advanced knowledge in preparing for and participating in audits and inspections 
  • Understanding of Planning & Scheduling processes 
  • Knowledge about contract settings 
  • Knowledge about IRT systems and standard office software proficiency (e.g., MS Office) 
  • Effective stakeholder management 


Benefits for you

BioNTech is committed to the wellbeing of our team members and offers a variety of benefits in support of our diverse employee base. We offer competitive remuneration packages which is determined by the specific role, location of employment and also the selected candidate’s qualifications and experience.

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