Talent Orchard LLC is the retained recruiting partner for Melinta Therapeutics, we are managing the search for on behalf of Melinta for a, Director of Drug Substance Development. The role can be based in Lincolnshire, IL, Parsippany NJ, or New Haven CT. Expect around 25% travel including some international travel.
Melinta Therapeutics is the largest pure play antibiotics company in the US with a potential $1B in commercial and late stage development products, plus a robust early development pipeline. Our mission is to meet the continually evolving threat of bacterial infections by discovering, developing, and commercializing a continual stream of novel antibiotics.
Melinta is experiencing a rapid growth and transformation, in the past few months the firm has acquired significant new business via merger and acquisition, has become a publicly traded company and grown into a leader in its specialty. It is essential to the long-term success of the firm, that the drug substance supply chain for both current commercial products and for those in development is fully optimized. As a result Melinta has decided to hire a Director of Drug Substance Development to lead this critical initiative.
This Director of Drug Substance Development must possess the right blend of scientific knowledge combined with excellent people and project management skills. This role requires the ability necessary to both “lead and do” while interacting effectively with all levels of the firm, vendors and external stakeholders. This is your opportunity to help build a highly effective drug development capability and positively impact the long-term financial stability of a firm poised to positively impact public health.
Ensuring drug substance supply and provision of associated data is a key underpinning of successful development, registration and supply to market of the company’s products. It is essential that individuals who lead and manage activities in this area possess deep experience, a high degree of technical competence, an ability to communicate accurately and positively (both in written documents and in verbal situations) and are prepared to act proactively and decisively in making progress towards company goals. The role requires an ability to address short to long term supply (and data acquisition) needs and setting of company strategy in respect of respect of drug substance needs over the life cycle of a program, from early development to commercial phases.
As the Director of Drug Substance Development you will;
In order to successfully perform these duties you will likely have following education and skills;
If you have been seeking for an opportunity to combine scientific rigor with business acumen to positively impact public health working with a talented collaborative team, then you need to speak with us today. Your opportunity is here at last!
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