Business Manager

£65000 to £75000 per annum
18 Aug 2020
17 Sep 2020
Despina Kefala
Contract Type
Full Time
RS has an exciting opportunity for a Business Manager to join a Pharmaceutical CDMO based in the North East. As the Business Manager, you will have responsibility for coordinating and overseeing customer projects, operations and ensuring the manufacturing, sales and project management teams are delivering an excellent service to customers, whilst adhering to the regulatory standards.


As the Business Manager you will report to the Site Director will manager a team of 5. Your responsibilities will include:

1. Manage a team of project managers, analytical developers and business support to respond and fulfil incoming customer enquiries for contract manufacturing and development services of API's, scale up and tech transfer.

2.Oversee all new customer projects which are won by the Business Development team, ensuring these are delivered to within the correct timelines, budgets and regulatory standards.

3. Work closely with external partners to manage contracts and supplier agreements, as well as managing customers contracts, quotations and proposals.

4. Maintain a good knowledge of GMP standards for the manufacture of API's, and ensure the site is adhering to these at all times.


To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Business Manager we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. BSc and above in a Chemistry related degree, including Pharmacology, Biochemistry, chemical engineering. Operations or Project Management qualifications are desirable, such as PRINCE2.

2. Proven industry experience working within an operational, business management, commercial or manufacturing role within CDMO or a CMO in the pharmaceutical industry, focusing on small molecule.

3. A working knowledge and practical experience with managing crossfunctional teams is needed as well as experience working in a GMP environment. Knowledge of API's is highly desirable.

Key Words: Small molecule / API / CDMO / CMO / Pharmaceutical / Drug substance / Business Manager / Business Development / Commercial Manager / North East / Manufacturing Manager / Technical Operations / Newcastle

Hyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd (HRS) is an Equal Opportunities employer who are certified by Investors in People for talent development. We therefore welcome applications for any interested parties who fulfil the role requirements for this position. HRS is a company exclusively supporting the science and technology sectors, and is made up of a collaboration of recruitment professionals and scientists. We look forward to helping you with your next career moves.