Director of Programmes - CapEx

Location Devon
Discipline: Operations & Manufacturing
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £Competitive
Contact name: Mark Bux-Ryan

Contact email:
Contact phone: 01293584300
Job ref: MBRDOPC
Published: 27 days ago
Duration: Permanent
Expiry date: 01 Mar 2024 11:59
Startdate: Q1 2024

​Director of Programmes - CapEx

This is an outstanding opportunity to join an established CDMO, that has evolved from a small in-house operation to a sizeable manufacturer serving an international market.

Having recently reached a new, exciting milestone, the business has now secured multiple key projects over the coming years and are investing significantly in key senior hires.

This crucial hire will be responsible for overseeing the key deliverables for site expansion across all CapEx projects. As well as taking day to day accountability for equipment, machinery and software in the sterile facility, this individual will also input into strategic planning to ensure the site is ready to deliver against expectations.

This role requires site presence.

Alongside a fantastic culture, this role will offer very competitive remuneration, include a strong benefits package.


  • Engineering background within a pharmaceutical GMP environment

  • Significant experience in running and delivering CapEx projects

  • Understanding of a sterile/aseptic facility is preferred - ideally with some experience of equipment in this setting

  • Any experience in automated packaging would be highly desirable

  • Experience in working within FDA retaliations would be beneficial

To discuss this position further, please apply or contact Mark Bux-Ryan directly – this position is being supported on a retained project basis.

First stage interviews are planned for mid January 2024.

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