Operations Director

  • Cork
  • Permanent
  • JO-1907-64673_1564563863


Leading Cork Pharma site is looking to appoint an Operations Director to lead the site and ensure full compliance to all regulatory requirements for all products produced on site and the coordination of all Production activities developing, maintaining and enabling sound knowledge foundations and working practices & develop and nurture a culture of excellence and ultimately deliver on commercial expectations and customer satisfaction.


Ensure compliance of Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) and EHS Policies

Support all Production staff, assuring they have the right resources and the right training to do their job and reach their defined objectives

Collaborate in internal and external audits

Develop and coordinate working relationships between Production Group and other areas, both inside and outside Manufacturing

Resource allocation throughout all production areas (staff and Production Operators)

Maintain and upgrade production plant so it meets customer needs and complies with all cGMP & EHS requirements

Adjust organizational structure to changing environment

Oversee and support Production working activities

Align Production objectives with corporate strategy

Define, organize and sponsor optimization programs and continuous improvement projects (such as lean 6 sigma)

Define the tasks and methodologies to ensure proper work and ensure that rules are followed

Plan and prepare Departmental Budgets

Participate in Annual Formal Review

Define annual individual and general objectives

Create career development plans for production staff and mentor and approve career evolution's.


  • Minimum Degree Qualification in a field of Science or Engineering, preferable in Chemical Engineering or Chemistry
  • Extensive experience in API manufacturing
  • Proactive Leadership and management skills with the ability to lead and develop a substantial team of professionals.
  • Analytical minded and problem solving skills
  • Availability, autonomy and ownership

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