Associate Director of Validation

Associate Director of Validation

Associate Director of Validation

This Biologics operation has a strong diverse product portfolio and who has its Headquarter based here in Ireland.

This Associate Director of Validation role is joining a strong international team that oversees the GMP, Tech Transfer and Validation for the entire product portfolio. The role will required a strong experience individual who will have the ability to accommodate an element of travel, and who has an understanding/experience with a Biologics operation.

Key Responsibilities

  • To lead all the Validation processes across the business, including both company manufacturing operations and outsources partners
  • Work very closely with outsourced partners on an ongoing basis to ensure standards are established and maintained
  • Drive forward the organisations Validation strategy, while consistently seeking areas to strengthen and enhance the strategy
  • Work with different divisions on the Validation frameworks, from the clinical stage right through to commercialisation, to ensure all requirements and regulations are met
  • Be an expert on all relevant regulations, both existing and upcoming, to ensure strong Validation processes
  • Provide strong Validation advice and support to many areas within the business when needed
  • Work with product development teams to guide from a Validation perspective
  • Participate in audits when needed


  • Strong experience at a similar level, in a Validation role is essential
  • Experience dealing with internal and external manufacturing operations is heavily desired
  • Experience leading teams is essential
  • Masters level education in a relevant field is desired

The Next Step for you:

Should this position be of interest to you please forward your CV to Luke Davis from Next Generation Recruitment or alternatively call on the main line.

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