Production Supervisor Liquids

Oct 23, 2021

Job Description

3300 batches are compounded in the liquids every year by 25 compounders. Do you want to be their coach ?. As a production supervisor, you have an important role within Novartis. You are jointly responsible for the daily realization of the planned production figure according to the required quality standards.

Your responsibilities:
Your responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

• You will be jointly responsible for the daily realization of the planned production figure, according to the required quality standards. You will ensure a good communication flow top down and bottom up.
• Moreover, you will optimize the production process (in terms of capacity, quality, productivity, costs...) in a strongly people-oriented environment.
• You will supervise sterile activities, filling, packaging or assembly activities according to existing procedures in order to ensure quality and productivity.
• You will manage a team of 10 to 50 employees, you will take care of the division and play a coaching role. You will also provide training and education.
• You will be responsible for defining and developing projects that can make production more efficient and / or more qualitative (capacity expansions, automation and adjustments in processes and process flows).

Diversity & Inclusion / EEO

Novartis is committed to building an outstanding, inclusive work environment and diverse teams representative of the patients and communities we serve.

Minimum Requirements

What you’ll bring to the role:

• A degree in a scientific / technical direction (university or equivalent, eg bio-engineer, engineer, pharmacist).
• A first working experience in a scientific field.
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
• A pleasant and friendly personality, you know how to put people at ease, you are highly emphatic.
• Stress resistance in a dynamic environment and capability to cope with quickly changing priorities in the plan.
• Human knowledge, good logical reasoning skills, good organizational and coordination talent and the capacity to devise and implement process improvements in a creative way.
• Excellent knowledge (speaking and writing) of English and Dutch.

Desirable requirements:

• Experience in pharma and / or a production environment
• 2 years of management experience.

You’ll receive:

We offer you a challenging, international and interdisciplinary work environment. Investment in people is a priority for Novartis. We offer a range of possibilities for personal development and career opportunities within the group to motivated, qualified people. We offer you a competitive salary and benefit package. Your office will be based in Puurs. Novartis supports a flexible work-life integration.

Why consider Novartis?

769 million. That’s how many lives our products touch. And while we’re proud of that fact, in this world of digital and technological transformation, we must also ask ourselves this: how can we continue to improve and extend even more people’s lives?

We believe the answers are found when curious, courageous and collaborative people like you are brought together in an inspiring environment. Where you’re given opportunities to explore the power of digital and data. Where you’re empowered to risk failure by taking smart risks, and where you’re surrounded by people who share your determination to tackle the world’s toughest medical challenges.

Imagine what you could do at Novartis!
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Production Supervisor Liquids

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