Director, Regulatory CMC Cell Therapy - Line management & global project leadership for Investigational and Commercial products - Remote

Reference: SMT509C

Expiry Date: 30-11-2022

Categories Biotech, Regulatory Affairs

Salary: On Application

Job Type: Full Time

San Diego County
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Job Description

Remote: East Coast and/or West Coast

This is a great opportunity to join a true pioneer in the area of Cell therapy and Cell therapy development. Our client is a Global Biotech already established as a leader in a number of therapeutic areas including Oncology, Immunology, and Haematology, but their development and registration of CAR-Ts has been ground-breaking.

They are one of only a handful of companies to have their CAR-T products approved and they have a development pipeline that is rated and regarded as one of the most progressive in the industry.

My client has a rare opportunity for an established Regulatory Affairs CMC Director with knowledge of ATMP’s to lead activities for one of their flagship CAR-T products. What’s great about this role is, it that comes with both global strategic leadership and also direct people/team management for a team mostly at Associate Director grade. You will assess Manufacturing Change Controls for global impact & guide technical teams on practical aspects of global change management and also lead your team to represent regulatory CMC for cell therapy pipeline products - so it’s a good mix of development and lifecycle, a role that covers both investigational and global commercialised projects/products.


  • Team leader for a team of 5-6 Regulatory CMC professionals for CAR-T products.
  • Oversee content development, compilation, maintenance, and review of the Quality Module for regulatory submissions to support Cell Therapy products regarding: Clinical trial applications; New marketing applications; HA responses & background packages (including participating/leading HA meetings); and/or post-approval submissions.
  • Assess Manufacturing Change Controls for global impact & guide technical teams on practical aspects of global change management.
  • Prepare and manage CMC submissions for all global markets while ensuring thoroughness, completeness, and timeliness, including creation and maintenance of strategy documents.

Experience Required:

  • Knowledge of CMC regulatory requirements during development and post-approval.  Experience with global CMC regulations for biological/cell therapy compounds preferred.
  • Knowledge of biopharmaceutical development, including biological drug substance and sterile drug product and analytical methods. Expertise in the cell therapy drug development process and analytical methods, preferred.
  • Demonstrated ability to develop/maintain strong working relationships with the regulatory CMC team and cross functional teams, participate on and/or lead multifunctional teams, handle, and prioritize multiple projects and work independently.
  • Ability to identify, communicate and resolve complex issues. 

On offer is a Lucrative package including a high-end salary for Director grade and a bonus and stock plan rated as one of the best in the industry.


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