Associate Director, Cleaning & Aseptic Operations (all genders)

Posted 06 Feb 2023

Aubonne, Vaud - Switzerland

Req Id 258910


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United As One for Patients, our purpose in Healthcare is to help create, improve and prolong lives. We develop medicines, intelligent devices and innovative technologies in therapeutic areas such as Oncology, Neurology and Fertility. Our teams work together across 6 continents with passion and relentless curiosity in order to help patients at every stage of life. Joining our Healthcare team is becoming part of a diverse, inclusive and flexible working culture, presenting great opportunities for personal development and career advancement across the globe.


Your role:

  • Ensure under the control of the Fill & Finish department, the management and organization of Media Fill Tests, and Smoke studies on the various aseptic suites.
  • Coordinate the organization of aseptic training for the entire department to guide appropriate direction for aseptic practices.
  • Management of Cleaning Validation activities to meet regulatory requirements.
  • Ensure the preparation and performance of activities in all FDF suites, under the aseptic conditions, and in compliance with GMP.
  • Accountable for Sterility Assurance on site in line with new Annex 1 requirements and all regulations related to sterile manufacturing and aseptic practices.
  • Act as site expert and the main contact in front of Health Authorities.
  • Ensure that requirements and processes are aligned with best industry practices and industry trends.


Who you are:


  • 8-10 years of microbiology / sterility assurance or aseptic filling experience in the pharmaceutical or biotechnology industry.
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher qualification.
  • Solid experience in Good Manufacturing Practice (cGMP)
  • Demonstrated leadership capabilities 
  • Proven ability to lead with influence and inspire your teams, ability to bring mid to long term strategic vision to the department
  • Excellent interpersonal and collaboration skills with other departments

What we offer: We are curious minds that come from a broad range of backgrounds, perspectives, and life experiences. We celebrate all dimensions of diversity and believe that it drives excellence and innovation, strengthening our ability to lead in science and technology. We are committed to creating access and opportunities for all to develop and grow at your own pace. Join us in building a culture of inclusion and belonging that impacts millions and empowers everyone to work their magic and champion human progress!
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