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Manager, Process Development Cell Therapy

Kelly Services
Princeton, NJ 08544
**Kelly Services is seeking a Manager, Process Development for a permanent position in Princeton, NJ.**

The Manager will work closely with the Director of Process Sciences to accelerate the strategic vision and mission of the cell processing sciences business. He/She will help advance the integration of service offerings by working with leaders from other related business units to provide customers with one-stop solutions in the cell therapy space.


+ Manage Process Development teams and all related customer-facing activities including planning project scope, resource requirements and timelines and deliverables and plan/coordinate project work accordingly with departmental, functional and external stakeholders.

+ Conduct and oversee research and process development activities to optimize technology (tools, products and platforms) related to manufacturing therapies for clinical trials.

+ Manage day-to-day activities of Cell Therapy Collaboration Centers

+ Testing new manufacturing technologies and platforms in partnership with R&D.

+ Showcasing new technologies to customers through partnerships for early adoption.

+ Collaborate with Program Management to ensure clear expectations and successful deliverables.

+ Set guidelines for recording of results and review documentation created by others on the team.

+ Oversee preparation of protocols, reports, test methods, and SOPs.

+ Maintain and ensure safe laboratory environment and work practices.

+ Work closely with clients for technology transfer activities, and with MS&T and Operations teams to transfer optimized process for clinical manufacturing and play an important role in to trouble-shooting process challenges.

+ Serve as primary contact with clients and provide regular communication of data and status.

+ Lead relevant program team meetings.



+ Bachelors Masters or PhD in biology, chemistry, biochemistry, biomedical engineering, or a related field.


+ With Masters degree, 6 years of experience related to cell therapy manufacturing, pharmaceutical manufacturing, process development experience in a CDMO, industry or academic laboratory and that includes at least 4 years of relevant industry discipline experience.

+ With PhD, at least 4 years of related industry discipline experience. Experience managing a team of Scientists

**Knowledge, Skills, Abilities**

+ Knowledge and familiarity of principles, concepts, and practices in cell-based manufacturing,

+ Thorough knowledge of regulatory issues and the impacts on discipline.

+ Strong knowledge of general procedures and those specific to discipline.

+ Strong knowledge of GMP regulations as it pertains to best practices in cGMP manufacturing.

+ Demonstrated leadership skills.

+ Excellent problem solving and critical thinking skills.

+ Excellent writing, communication, and presentation skills.

+ Strong MS Excel, PowerPoint, and Word skills. Microsoft Project skills preferred.

+ Excellent organization and planning skills.

+ Ability to function in a rapidly changing environment.

+ Ability to travel (up to 20%).


**For immediate consideration, please send your resume in a WORD document to**


**You should know:** Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Kelly Science & Clinical is your connection to premier scientific and clinical companies looking to hire talented people just like you. Every day, we match science professionals with dream jobs that fit their skills and interestsits the way we think job searching should be. Nearly 100 percent of our science recruiters have a professional background/education in science, so we know a thing or two about the science market and how to get you noticed.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. (
Posted: 2022-06-10 Expires: 2022-07-11

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