Process Development Manager to MSAT – FinVector, Kuopio



We are looking for a Process Development Manager to strengthen our MSAT Team. MSAT stands for Manufacturing, Science and Technology.

Suitable candidate has experience in managing people and preferably, has knowledge or experience in Process Development and Process Scale-up in biotech industry manufacturing setting. You would be developing process understanding and expertise as well as providing scientific support on manufacturing processes together with our great scientist team. This role includes establishing priorities, monitoring the progress of all assigned projects, allocating resources, and ensuring that projects meet milestones and deadlines for new product development projects.

It is an advantage if you already have some experience in biotech industry in process development, process scale up, tech transfer or manufacturing. Furthermore, you can have experience in GMP-work, or knowledge of quality systems.

Ideal candidate will be a SME in all aspects of commercial manufacture i.e. chemistry, process development, process management and troubleshooting, process scale-up, process robustness improvement, tech transfer and manufacturing support.

You could be the person if…

You are able to make clear decisions based on challenging choices and calculated risks. You take responsibility over projects and people. You are resourceful and own your own role.

You can apply your expertise in technical and scientific topics and share your knowledge to the organization. You understand different functions in the organization and the links between them.

You are able to work in a systematic and strategic manner to achieve objectives. You are able to see future prospects and have overall vision of your own responsibility area.

It is an advantage if…

You are able to set direction, define suitable course of action, and delegate responsibilities in a practical manner. Moreover, you are proficient at planning projects and functions, efficient in time management and good at organizing needed resources.

You are good at building relations within the organization and you find it easy to communicate at all levels of the organization.  You are able to set common views and drive people towards set objectives in a positive manner.

Most importantly, as a Process Development Manager you need to inspire, support and develop your team!

In order to succeed, you would need a degree in the fields of biosciences, cell biology, chemistry, biochemistry, biotechnology or any other related field of study. You also need to communicate fluently both in written and spoken English.

The position is permanent and we hope that you are able to join our team in December 2020-January 2021. This role is new in our organization due to our ongoing growth.

Please apply by 22th Nov 2020!

For more information about the position, phone Minna Hassinen, tel +358 50 433 6447. You’ll reach Minna on weekdays between 12-16.