Oxford BioMedica is a pioneer of gene and cell therapy and our work is helping to deliver life-changing treatments.
Oxford BioMedica is at the forefront of this exciting therapeutic area. Specifically, Oxford BioMedica and its subsidiaries have built a sector leading vector deliver platform (LentiVector™), which the Group leverages to develop products both in-house and with partners.
Our recent successes are driving significant growth. We employ more than 320 people at our current facilities in Oxford and we are planning for further headcount growth over the coming years to facilitate the increased demand for our technology and manufacturing capacity. We are also planning expansion to our facilities to accommodate additional partners and support ongoing technology development.
If this is something you want to be a part of we’d love to hear from you.
About the role
We have an exciting opportunity to strengthen our Manufacturing Department and we are looking to fill the full-time position of Continuous Improvement Officer at Windrush Court, Oxford.
To work alongside the manufacturing teams and support functions to identify and implement improvements to OXB production processes, systems of work, and facility to reduce deviations, increase efficiency and reduce costs.
Accountable for the design, implementation, and communication of CI projects within agreed timelines to ensure smooth functioning of manufacturing activities.
To propose and implement solutions for the bottlenecks within processes associated with manufacturing activities.
Ensuring better utilisation of available resources by minimizing waste along with safety and quality risk by reducing a loss of batches.
Find solutions for recurring deviations and quality defects to prevent batch loss.
Lead and motivate the personnel involved in the implementation of CI projects.
Motivate manufacturing teams and support functions to propose and help to implement CI changes.
Communicate the progress and implementation of projects to senior management and various departments at OXB across all sites.
Liaise with manufacturing teams and support functions to ensure that projects are prioritised and completed in a timely manner.
*no agencies please*
Generous Pension Scheme
28 days' holiday plus Bank holidays (pro-rated as applicable)