The Scientific Compound Manager will be a crucial member of the company, playing a pivotal role in managing, and improving compound management activities. The Scientific Compound manager will support customers within Pharmaceutical, biotech, and academic organisations. As well as managing a small team of 3-4 Scientists. This role requires 5 days a week on site.
- Competitive salary and benefits package which can include relocation package, discounts (gym / dining etc.), free parking.
- Provide guidance, training, and performance evaluations to ensure high productivity and efficiency within the team.
- Collaborate closely with cross-functional teams, such as medicinal chemistry, biology, and screening, to support their compound management needs.
- Stay updated on industry trends and technological advancements in compound management, proposing innovative solutions to improve operational efficiency.
- Assist in developing and implementing strategic plans to optimise processes, including inventory management, sample tracking, and quality control.
- Manage vendor relationships, negotiate contracts, and oversee procurement of compound management equipment and supplies.
- Ensure compliance with regulatory guidelines and maintain accurate records of compound inventory, handling, and disposal.
- Demonstrated leadership skills with experience in team management, coaching, and development.
- Substantial compound management or similar experience in pre-clinical drug discovery within the CRO/biotech/pharmaceutical industry.
- Profound knowledge and experience in compounds, and samples management and logistics.
- An innate ability to identify new client needs and integrate them into departmental offerings.
- A proactive approach to gathering feedback from stakeholders for continuous improvement.
- Experience in budget management and resource allocation.
- Excellent communication skills and the ability to work in a matrix environment.
- Capability for independent work and the ability to deputize as needed.