Head of Product Supply
Company: FUJIFILM Holdings America Corporation
Location: Holly Springs
Posted on: November 25, 2022
We are looking for a Head of Product Supply to join our senior
leadership team and help guide our journey to establishing the
largest end-to-end cell culture CDMO facility in North America. -As
Head of Product Supply, you will lead the Drugs Substance
Manufacturing, Drug Product & Finished Goods Manufacturing and
Supply Chain groups within the new production facility. -This is a
unique opportunity to build something that has never been built
before. - You will set the direction for the manufacturing part of
a $2B project and play a major role in setting the strategic
leadership direction for Fujifilm Diosynth Biotechnologies
globally. - You will leverage your experience and knowledge within
large-scale manufacturing of biologics, packaging, and supply chain
management to create new standards in our organization.
The work we do at FDB has never been more important-and we are
looking for talented candidates to join us. We are growing our
locations, our capabilities, and our teams, and looking for
passionate, mission-driven people like you who want to make a real
difference in people's lives. Join FDB and help manufacture the
next vaccine, cure, or gene therapy in partnership with some of the
most innovative biopharma companies across the globe. We are proud
to cultivate a culture that will fuel your passion, energy and
drive - what we call Genki.
We are growing our locations and are investing more than $2 billion
into establishing a new -large-scale manufacturing site for
biopharmaceuticals in the United States to accelerate the growth of
our Bio CDMO (Contract and Development Manufacturing Organization)
business. This will be the largest end-to-end cell culture CDMO
provider in North America.
The new site will offer end-to-end solutions - to our customers
looking to manufacture biopharmaceuticals in the US. In addition to
drug substance manufacture, it will also -provide -automated
fill-finish and assembly, packaging, and labeling services. The new
site is to be located in Holly Springs, North Carolina, United
We are looking for a site senior leadership team member who will
join as Head of Product Supplyon our journey to establish the
largest end-to-end cell culture CDMO facility in North America. As
Head of Product Supply, you will be responsible for Drugs Substance
Manufacturing, Drug Product & Finished Goods Manufacturing and
Supply Chain within the new production facility.
You will be responsible for heading up and setting the direction
for the manufacturing part of the project. As Head of Product
Supply, you will play a major part in setting strategic leadership
direction for FDB globally and contribute to new standards within
our area by leveraging existing experience within large-scale
manufacturing of biologics, medical device assembly, packaging and
supply chain management.
Additionally, you will be responsible for establishing
Manufacturing strategies and goals as well as the development and
implementation of new processes and procedures. The position
interfaces with cross functional facility heads to oversee
activities for manufacturing areas such as validation, maintenance,
calibrations, up-grades, sampling, and others.
We are looking for a senior leader with over 12+ years of
experience in Pharma/ Biotech projects and/or Operations who can
leverage existing experience from strategic and tactical roles
within manufacturing and guide cross-functional team members on the
You will join an organization focusing on growth, people and a
steep learning curve as well as a diverse workplace with people
driven to make a difference.
Establish Manufacturing strategies, goals, and processes
Drive the relevant Manufacturing activities to ensure achievement
of the business
Ensure harmonization of practices across manufacturing
Gradually build the Manufacturing organization to secure robust
Overseeing and securing compliance with all standards and
Member of Senior Leadership team for the site.
Hire staff and develop high performance culture and organizational
Support the development of the new facility from a Manufacturing
point of view ensuring that the facility is completed to a
consistently high standard, within budget, and that objectives are
met on time, suiting the company's vision and objectives.
Ensure operational readiness for manufacturing
Lead the activities in collaboration with other facility owners
across the project.
Prepares and presents project status and targets.
Coordination with external---partners -e.g., on deliverables and
Manage proposed changes within project.
Ensure project implementation is well received throughout the
Secure resources in -the project -organization -to -support and
We are looking for a candidate with the following background and
Bachelor or Master in Physical, Chemical or Biological Science,
Technical Engineering or equivalent
12+---years of experience from a similar role in large
10+ years of experience within people/ team management.
Experience in establishing production facilities in a GMP
Experience in Manufacturing, Product Supply and/or Supply Chain
Experience in a GMP facility or working with FDA regulations.
Demonstrate excellent verbal and written communication English
skills, and exceptional interpersonal skills.
The Company requires that the successful candidate hired for this
position be fully vaccinated for COVID-19, absent being granted an
accommodation due to medical, pregnancy, or sincerely held
religious belief or other legally required exemption.
FDBN works with technical data, technology and materials that are
subject to U.S. export laws and regulations. This position will
require access to technical data, technology and source code that
is controlled under U.S. export laws and regulations, including but
not limited to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations at 22
C.F.R. Parts 120 - 130 and Export Administration Regulations in 15
C.F.R. Part 730 - 774, as may be amended. To conform to these laws
and regulations, applicants must be U.S. citizens, lawful permanent
residents of the U.S., protected individuals as defined by 8 USC
1324(b)(a)(3) (i.e., asylees and refugees) or otherwise eligible
for an export authorization from the U.S. Department of State or
U.S. Department of Commerce. Offers of employment will be
contingent on the Company's ability to secure an export
FDBN is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants
will receive consideration for employment without regard to race,
color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected
veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identify or any other
protected class. If an accommodation to the application process is
needed, please email email@example.com.
To all agencies: Please, no phone calls or emails to any employee
of FUJIFILM about this requisition. All resumes submitted by search
firms/employment agencies to any employee at FUJIFILM via-email,
the internet or in any form and/or method will be deemed the sole
property of FUJIFILM, unless such search firms/employment agencies
were engaged by FUJIFILM for this requisition and a valid agreement
with FUJIFILM is in place. In the event a candidate who was
submitted outside of the FUJIFILM agency engagement process is
hired, no fee or payment of any kind wll be paid.
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