TSD Manager

Location Amsterdam
Discipline: Biotechnology
Contact name: Aimee Brenner

Contact email: a.brenner@panda-int.com
Job ref: 14686
Published: 16 days ago

I am urgently recruiting for a Senior TSD Manager for one of my favourite Biotech clients in Amsterdam.


  • Maintenance management of two divisions: Drug Substance Manufacturing (CDMO) and Drug Products Manufacturing
  • Asset management of the installations to be maintained and cleaning activities, both inside and outside the clean room
  • The utility supply (purified water, steam, heating and cooling, etc)
  • Facility management (from real estate to soft services to local teams)
  • People management of a team of 70 people (engineers, technicians, supporting staff)
  • Management of outsourced activities and budget management maintenance activities


  • University work and thinking level
  • Experience in building a maintenance organization in a similar context
  • Change management experience with strong leadership skills
  • As Senior TSD Manager you have strong analytical skills to abstract complex quests in understandable language to give directions up- and downwards in the organization.
  • Strong interpersonal skills to engage with various stakeholders: (Foundation, top management, and work floor).
  • Persistent and perseverant and able to deal with uncertainties.
  • Quickly absorb information and has the experience to rapidly step in and take over.
  • Crisis management to guarantee business continuity.


  • Duration: One year contract (extension or perm highly likely)
  • Location: Amsterdam
  • Hybrid working: 50/50 Remote and onsite