Manager* GMP/CMC Drug Product


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Manager* GMP/CMC Drug Product 


At BioNTech, you will be part of our CMC management drug product team supporting all clinical projects with respect to product quality, CMO management, and CMC documentation for regulatory dossiers.


Your responsibilities in detail:

  • Management of CMC operational activities for drug product manufacturing e.g. assessment of critical quality attributes, critical process parameters, in-process controls, process validation, drug product quality and characterization, reference standards, stability studies etc.
  • Coordination of internal and external development tasks towards production of products for pharmaceutical use (e.g. liposomes, RNA nanoparticle formulations, excipients) in compliance with GMP
  • Ensure the timely availability of required information and contribution to respective documents (e.g. risk analysis, change controls, IND/IMPD, BLA/MAA) in close collaboration with other technical teams and regulatory affairs
  • Communication with internal manufacturing sites, supervision of CMOs and analytical laboratories for GMP manufacturing and quality control, to ensure the supply for clinical trials


What you have to offer:

  • PhD in life sciences or Masters level education with significant CMC experience in a pharmaceutical environment
  • Good knowledge of GMP and CMC considerations related to the manufacture of pharmaceutical products
  • Working experience in CMC/GMP management or Project/Program management
  • Knowledge of formulation and production processes relating to pharmaceutical development (preference for specific knowledge of colloidal systems, drug delivery, nanoparticle preparations and/or RNA or DNA-based products), ideally first experience in supporting the transfer of products from development to market
  • Very good communication skills including very good German and/or English language skills and excellent organization and presentation skills


Benefits for you:


  • Flexible Working Time
  • Mobile Office
  • Work from EU Countries (up to 20 days per year)
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Childcare
  • Jobticket
  • Company Bike
  • Leave Account
  • Fitness Courses

... and much more.


Have we kindled your pioneering spirit? 


Then apply now for our location Mainz Goldgrube and simply send us your application documents using our online form.

If you have any further questions, our Talent Acquisition Team will be happy to answer them on + 49 (0) 6131-9084-1291 (monday-friday, from 12 noon to 4 pm).

Job-ID 6664 (please indicate for inquiries)

We look forward to your application!

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