Pfizer Senior Manager/TL, Aseptic Services and Shutdown in Kalamazoo, Michigan

ROLE SUMMARY•This position is a leader of leaders, responsible for a sizable team whose primary focus is delivery of aseptic services and shutdown planning and administration. Responsibilities will include leading the aseptic services team in support of day to day operations as well as ongoing planning and administration of Drug Product shutdowns.•The leader will ensure that the delivery of aseptic services to meet contemporary industrial, Regulatory, and Pfizer standards. He or she will work with the team leaders to ensure that teams are properly staffed to meet production requirements, to create and monitor budgets, to monitor and control production variances and ensure a safe working environment. The position will be responsible to interact with the assigned quality assurance, quality control, validation, engineering, technology services, supply chain, and regulatory department representatives in order to ensure that regulatory standards, company policies and site processes are met.•This individual will cultivate and reinforce appropriate Pfizer values, norms, and behaviors and will provide oversight to individuals and teams on personal development, performance, and quality related issues. This position will provide oversight of this team and will write and deliver performance reviews and perform second level reviews as required.ROLE RESPONSIBILITIESLead Aseptic Services and support production operations on a 7x24 basis. Ensure that the operations are cGMP compliant. Ensure that the teams are staffed to meet production requirements. Plans and administrate shutdown activities. Creates, monitors, and is responsible for achieving department's budget. Monitors, reports, and reacts accordingly to production variance reports. Ensures a safe operation is in place. Ensures that all manufacturing methods and practices are consistent with industry and Pfizer standards. Interacts with department's assigned representatives of quality assurance, quality control, validation, engineering, maintenance, technology services, supply chain, business technology, and regulatory to ensure the operation's manufacturing needs, regulatory standards, and company policies are met. Ensures that colleague training programs are suitable and effective to support cGMP requirements. Guides operation through appropriate application of technical knowledge to troubleshoot process upsets, provide investigative support, analyze process data, and identify immediate/short term corrective actions to support daily operations. Oversees the group support scheduling activities and ensures productive use of capacity. Interacts frequently with regulatory auditors as a strategist to represent operations and as the lead tour strategist for areas of responsibility. Timely escalation of personnel, environmental, safety, quality, and operational issues. Work across multiple departments at the Kalamazoo site and manage multiple competing priorities and requirements. Note that these activities may not be time bound to core hours or presence at the site.BASIC QUALIFICATIONS•Bachelor's degree in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Engineering, Pharmacy, or related science•Minimum of 9 years of directly related experience•Strong analytical, presentation and relationship management skills•Proven track record of delivering results consistently while being a role model for the Pfizer Leader Behaviors•Knowledge of cGMPs (US EU), OSHA, ISO and other regulatory agency standards and requirements applicable to a pharmaceutical production facility.PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS•Previous experience as a manager of colleagues is required (minimum of 5 years) and experience leading front line team leaders•Excellent verbal, writ