Senior Manager, Process (API)

Senior Manager, Process (API)

  • Location

    Singapore, Singapore

  • Sector:

    Engineering & Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    S$150000 - S$200000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Abhik Damani

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

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My client is a leading international pharmaceutical player and now seek an experienced Process Development Head to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team to investigate and deliver new projects and new API processes and technology


  • Assume responsibility to provide chemistry and engineering support in technical transfer and troubleshooting of commercial API processes to API sites, Research and Development bodies and global technical groups.
  • Investigate new technologies and process development approaches
  • Initiate and drive change controls to completion
  • Provide technical transfers and validation support as well as development of plans to meet capacity needs.
  • Liaise with Senior Management and customers to identify strategic targets for process design, cost improvements and investigations
  • Participate in due diligence and evaluations of API processes at external sites
  • Contribute to the R&D team's efforts in Continuous Improvement and ensure safe and efficient operation of R&D facilities
  • Mentor and coach more junior API colleagues
  • Partner effectively and lead the interface with Process and Chemistry Research groups and other technology divisions
  • Prepare a roadmap for the development of next gen R&D for API processes


  • Advanced Degree in Chemical Engineering, Analytical Chemistry or equivalent with at least 10 years in process development and engineering
  • Stronghold with modern synthetic methodology such as aspects of stereoselective synthesis, green chemistry and physical organic chemistry
  • Deep knowledge in synthetic chemistry, thermodynamics, process modeling and development and process and chemistry validation principles
  • Ability to support the development and troubleshooting of chemical processes and technology

Please send your resume in WORD format by clicking the apply button below or contact Abhik Damani on +65 6701 1527 for a confidential discussion. Please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted. CEI Reg. Number R1544061 (Abhik Damani).