Sr Operations Manager

Location Hilversum
Discipline: Biotechnology
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Caitlin Girdwood

Contact email:
Job ref: 16597
Published: about 1 month ago

For one of our key Biotech clients we are looking for a Senior Manufacturing Manager to join a leading and innovative Biotech in the Netherlands. 


You will be responsible for overseeing the manufacturing processes for the ISO9001 certified site. Working with products produces through upstream, primary recovery and purification technologies. 


  • Lead and mentor a team of manufacturing professionals (10 specialists) 
  • Initiate and lead continuous process improvement projects
  • Participate in multidisciplinary planning and strategic reviews 
  • Leading expansion and upgrade projects to the facility and operations
  • Participate in Tech Transfer projects

Your profile

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s (preferred) degree in biosciences/biotechnology/bioprocess technology
  • Min of 5 years of experience in an ISO9001 or cGMP biologics manufacturing facility, including 2 years in a supervisory or managerial position
  • Excellent communication, leadership, project management and problem-solving skills.
  • Consistent track record in developing and executing strategic plans
  • Shown to be capable of initiating and leading technical improvement projects
  • Demonstrated ability to lead people, work efficiently with all levels and functions

For more info, please contact Aimee Brenner at +31 20 20 44 502 or at