Sanofi Group Bacterial Media Manager in Toronto, Ontario

Bacterial Media Manager

Location: Sanofi Pasteur Limited / North York, Ontario

Department: Toronto / Bulk Manufacturing

Sanofi Pasteur: The world’s leading vaccine company

Sanofi Pasteur, the vaccines division of Sanofi, is the largest company in the world devoted entirely to human vaccines. Our driving goal is to protect people from infectious diseases by creating safe and effective vaccines. Our company distributes more than 1 billion doses of vaccine each year, making it possible to vaccinate more than 500 million people across the globe. Sanofi Pasteur offers the broadest range of vaccines in the world, providing protection against 20 bacterial and viral diseases.

Sanofi is dedicated to supporting people through their health challenges. We are a global biopharmaceutical company focused on human health. We prevent illness with vaccines, provide innovative treatments to fight pain and ease suffering. We stand by the few who suffer from rare diseases and the millions with long-term chronic conditions. With more than 100,000 people in 100 countries, Sanofi is transforming scientific innovation into healthcare solutions around the globe.

Mission

Supervise, schedule production activities in production services Bulk Services platform media B90 - Bulk Manufacturing. Plan, schedule, assign and monitor both department performance, timely delivery and cost controls. Write, and review, SOP's and BPR's. Plan Validations (if required) for equipment and processes.

Plan and schedule timely Calibration and certification of equipment’s and instruments in house and outside resources. Maintain E&HS for product, process and peoples. Emphasis on Sanofi Pasteur values and communicates their effectiveness and benefits to the group. Acquire a role of "raw material product group" planner for media, FF, PPD, PUR, D&T raw materials for planning, scheduling and maintaining the constant supply in liaison with supply chain purchasing and planning group.

Key Accountabilities

Supervise and Manage media services for bacterial vaccines

  • 12 Direct reports, 1 TGL and 9 Technologists.

Plan work schedules, execute plan and ensure timely delivery for media to the Bacterial Vaccines customers and Quality Control (microbiology)

  • Ensure timely and efficient delivery of all media broth, buffers, Aluminum Phosphate preparations for various upstream and downstream processes (Bulk Services).

Supervise, review and approve documentation related to all functions in media preparation

  • Batch Production records, log books and log sheets

Participate and arrange to execute the various validation and certification for equipment and processes used in media

  • Process and APSS validation

  • Certifications of particle counters, scales and balances, HEPA filters etc.

Maintain clean rooms of various cGMP classes

  • Grade D, C, B & A ​

Enforce quality mindset and ensure standardized, concurrent manufacturing practices are adhered to

  • Shop floor Presence

  • Lead with Strong quality Mindset

Responsible for maintaining large controlled inventory of manufacturing raw materials and media solutions

Initiate, review and approve Quality documents, SOP’s, Protocol, Reports, Change Controls, Quality Deviation notifications and CAPA Management

Initiate, coordinate and arrange execution for various facilities related works for preventive and reactive work orders to ensure the working efficiency of building, building systems, and environment

Scope and dimensions

  • Prepares annual budget for media B90 department (approx.1000K-1500K)

  • Approximately ten direct reports

Education and experience

  • Preferred BSc in Microbiology/Biochemistry/Related Science

  • Leadership and technical experience preferred

Applications received after the official close date will be reviewed on an individual basis.

NOTE: Internal applicants are required to notify their manager of their application.

Sanofi is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. Our goal is to a ttract, develop and retain highly talented employees from diverse backgrounds, allowing us to benefit from a wide variety of experiences and perspectives. We welcome and encourage applications from all qualified applicants. Accommodations for persons with disabilities required during the recruitment process are available upon request.

Thank you in advance for your interest.

Only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

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Sanofi is dedicated to supporting people through their health challenges. We are a global biopharmaceutical company focused on human health. We prevent illness with vaccines, provide innovative treatments to fight pain and ease suffering. We stand by the few who suffer from rare diseases and the millions with long-term chronic conditions.

With more than 100,000 people in 100 countries, Sanofi is transforming scientific innovation into healthcare solutions around the globe.

Sanofi, Empowering Life

Sanofi is dedicated to supporting people through their health challenges. We are a global biopharmaceutical company focused on human health. We prevent illness with vaccines, provide innovative treatments to fight pain and ease suffering. We stand by the few who suffer from rare diseases and the millions with long-term chronic conditions.

With more than 100,000 people in 100 countries, Sanofi is transforming scientific innovation into healthcare solutions around the globe.

Sanofi, Empowering Life