We are looking for a Production Manager who will be in charge of BI Animal Health Number One Product: Nexgard. This person will be responsible for leading a factory certified by the FDA and ANSES, global supplier of more than 120 markets and operation in fixed shift (up to three shifts) and relay (24 hour and 7 days per week operation).
Performance / Productivity
Ensure the achievement of the industrial goals of the areas under his/her management;
Ensure management of departmental level KPIs (2nd level);
Ensure the implementation of process improvements;
Ensure compliance with the maintenance plan;
Supervise the sizing of production capacity for this to be compatible with business needs.
Financial Management / Projects
Elaborate and manage department budget;
Ensure achievement of financial goals (department P & L);
Support medium / large projects in the area;
Optimize resource utilization with the goal of minimizing product cost.
Ensure maintenance of site certifications (FDA, EMEA, MAPA, etc.);
Ensure a reduction in the number of recurrent deviations;
Ensure a reduction in the number of customer complaints related to product quality;
Ensure adherence to legal norms and corporate guidelines;
Ensure safe conditions in operations aiming at accident prevention.
Define department goals and priorities;
Develop, communicate and monitor the strategic plan of the area; Promote the development of people through Boehringer evaluation tools;
Develop a succession plan at the department level.
Graduated in Engineering, Pharmacy or related areas;
Desirable postgraduate in Business / Industrial Management, Finance or Projects.
Technical / Specific Knowledge and Functional Skills Knowledge of the principles of operation of production equipment (tanks, washing machines, bottling machines, labeling machines, packers, distillers, steam generators, printing systems);
Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP);
Knowledge in continuous improvement;
Specific knowledge of production area: Documentation and Quality Assurance system; Productive processes of oral solid drugs Production Management;
Computer science (Advanced Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Microsoft Project);
Boehringer Ingelheim is a research-driven pharmaceutical company and one of the top 20 pharmaceutical firms worldwide. Headquartered in Ingelheim, Germany, Boehringer Ingelheim operates globally in over 100 countries and has more than 47,700 employees. The focus of the family-owned company, founded in 1885, is researching, developing, manufacturing and marketing new medications of high therapeutic value for human and veterinary medicine. In 2014, Boehringer Ingelheim achieved net sales of about 13.3 billion euros. R&D expenditure corresponds to 23.1% of its net sales.