Manufacturing Supervisor

When it comes to life-threatening diseases, we are one family.

We are Kiadis, a fast-growing biopharmaceutical company focused on the treatment of patients with blood cancers, aiming to make bone marrow transplantations safer, more efficient and more effective. We are committed to developing innovative cell-based immunotherapies for patients with life-threatening diseases, combining the innate and adaptive immune system.

We are now looking to further strengthen our team with a Manufacturing Supervisor who is based in Ulm, Germany.

The role

As a Manufacturing Supervisor, you will manage and coach the production associates who perform daily production activities. This includes being accountable for the performance and results of the direct reports, including teamwork.

In your day-to-day you will:

  • Organize and supervise the manufacturing activities in order to meet Kiadis production needs in terms of timing, quantity, quality, safety, health and environment
  • Prepare the planning and scheduling of the on-site Kiadis activities
  • Interact with the third-party Quality Assurance department to manage document review/approval planning and ensures compliance with GMP
  • Ensure that your own work and team activities are fully performed according to all GMP and local regulatory requirements
  • Ensure that the training and qualification of the production team is up to date
  • Implement policies and procedures, as well as continuous improvement programs
  • Provide local oversight over activities and projects required to support of process validation and process change
  • Communicate with colleagues in the Amsterdam headquarter about manufacturing strategy/vision, changes, and alignment

The ideal candidate

We’re looking for someone with previous experience of supervising a manufacturing site with aseptic environment (having experience with cell therapies will serve your candidacy a great advantage).

We’re looking for someone who:

  • Has several years of experience in a similar role, overseeing aseptic GMP production tasks
  • Has experience with working in clean rooms and in biosafety cabinets
  • Has successfully followed a training such as MTLA, BTLA, PTLA, or equivalent
  • Has interest in the execution of manufacturing processes in the field of Cell Therapy
  • Has know-how and experience in the field of Cell Therapy or with cell cultures
  • Can create and lead a team in a motivating way, has organizational sensitivity, and is decisive and reliable
  • Has great, adaptable communication and stakeholder management skills, as well as higher level of stress-resilience
  • Is fluent in German and English

What we offer 

People from all over the world, together as one team, contribute to improving the lives of patients every day. We offer an exciting position in an innovative, dynamic and inspiring environment where you'll receive a competitive remuneration package, autonomy and the opportunity to make your own mark within the organization. We create an environment where ideas are shared, experiences are impactful, and talent is developed. Because of our inclusive and family-like environment, you will always have the feeling of belonging & appreciation.  

Note to External Recruiters: All candidate activity and open positions are managed strictly through our Talent Acquisition Department. We kindly request that recruiters not contact employees/hiring managers directly in an attempt to solicit business and present candidates. Submission of unsolicited resumes prior to an agreement set in place between the Talent Acquisition Department and the recruiting agency will not create any implied obligation. 


About Kiadis Pharma

Kiadis Pharma is a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company developing innovative products to make bone marrow transplantations safer and more effective for patients. Kiadis Pharma believes that its innovative products have the potential to address the current risks and limitations connected with allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT), thereby meeting a significant unmet medical need with its products.

More about Kiadis Pharma

Contact information

Kiadis Pharma
Paasheuvelweg 25A
1105 BP Amsterdam
The Netherlands

+31 (0)20 240 52 50
+31 (0)20 240 52 51