Expert Corporate Fill & Finish M/W - CDI

Job ID:  52543

Lingolsheim, FR

Job Level:  Professionals
Job Category:  Production
Employment Type:  Permanent position
Career Level: 

Octapharma specializes in the development of highly pure pharmaceuticals made of human blood plasma. As part of a family-owned enterprise, Octapharma Lingolsheim, a booming production site, is growing and investing in numerous projects every year. 




We are seeking :

A motivated professional to join the corporate Fill & Finish Department as an Expert. The position reports to the Head of Corporate Fill & Finish. The role will be based in Lingolsheim, France.



Your new challenges which will inspire you 


Subject Matter Expert for aseptic processes including aseptic filling/stoppering, capping, RABS/isolator technology, material preparation (cleaning and sterilization),
   primary packaging material and single use systems
Participate as Subject Matter Expert in strategic corporate initiatives to support business objectives
Provide expertise to support routine production, new equipment/technologies implementation and lifecycle management
Define and implement corporate SOPs and guidelines
Develop and maintain standardization of processes and equipment between the sites
Implement decisions and strategies defined by our Board
Assess/review/approve corporate documents 
Represent Octapharma in front of external organizations and suppliers
Maintain knowledge of industry and regulatory standards
Your profile that will convince us

- Technical background with a complete University degree in Process / Chemical Engineering or similar

- At least 10 years of work experience in pharmaceutical environment in the field of sterile products manufacturing

- Experience with liquid injectable dosage forms in Prefilled Syringes (PFS) and Ready To Use (RTU) components

- Experience in management of pharmaceutical production department for more than 5 years would be a plus

- Sound knowledge of GMP applied to sterile drug products including validation practices (US, EU, WHO organizations)

- Analytical and goal-oriented mindset

- Willingness to travel

- Very good communication skills in English 

- Strong collaboration and leadership skills through international organizations and different cultures


Working at Octapharma

Whether your interests lie in the field of research and development, production, marketing, sales, finance or engineering, there are many career opportunities at Octapharma

We are the world's largest family-owned plasma company and entirely European. In the spirit of our founder Wolfgang Marguerre, we do not pursue short-term profit goals, but have future generations in mind. Our vision: we are passionate about developing new healthcare solutions that improve lives. We own 6 modern production facilities in Austria, France, Germany, Sweden and Mexico. The Marguerre family continues to play an essential role in the company's day-to-day operations.

Octapharma wants to offer its employees a working environment that challenges them as much as it enriches them. Since its foundation in 1983, the company has grown steadily and today we employ almost 10,000 people.

If you are interested in becoming a part of Octapharma, we invite you to apply for one of our open positions.

About Octapharma

Headquartered in Lachen, Switzerland, Octapharma is one of the largest human protein manufacturers in the world, developing and producing human proteins from human plasma and human cell lines.

Octapharma employs around 10,000 people worldwide to support the treatment of patients in 118 countries with products across three therapeutic areas: Hematology, Immunotherapy and Critical Care.

Octapharma has seven R&D sites and five state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities in Austria, France, Germany and Sweden, and operates more than 180 plasma donation centers across Europe and the US.

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