Grow big in a leading pharmaceutical R&D company!

September 16, 2011

Almirall Sofotec GmbH based in Bad Homburg (near Frankfurt/Main, Germany) is the R&D Centre of Excellence for Inhalation Technology within Almirall — a multinational pharmaceutical company continuously expanding in international markets

Almirall Sofotec GmbH based in Bad Homburg (near Frankfurt/Main, Germany) is theR&D Centre of Excellence for Inhalation Technology within Almirall – a multinational pharmaceutical company continuously expanding in international markets. You will benefit from the growth opportunities at Almirall Sofotec, contribute to a team whose products and devices treat a large number of diseases and improve or even save patients lives. We focus on your professional and personal development. At Almirall Sofotec your performance is appreciated – because your well-being means our well-being!

Head of Technology Department

As head of the Technology department you will be responsible for the scientific and organisational leadership of a team of about 20 people. The Technology department performs the galenical development of all Almirall inhalation products from lab size until transfer to production sites worldwide including both formulation and inhaler development. This is performed internally and externally. Development of inhalation products is aimed at the international market including the US. Clinical trial supply manufacture is performed based on cGMP standards.
In addition you will manage a team of engineers working on Almirall’s future inhalation devices and life cycle management of our existing DPI Genuair.
You will operate in close cooperation with other departments in Almirall Sofotec, as well as with the Almirall headquarters in Barcelona.
Budget planning and controlling, setting objectives and securing the leading position of Almirall in inhalation technology are within your responsibilities.

Your background

  • Ph D in pharmaceutical science or equivalent industrial experience
  • Experience in Pharmaceutical Technology, especially inhalation product development, preferably with DPIs
  • Experience with people management and supervising a team of professionals
  • Experience with multi-company collaborations
  • Leadership skills
  • Business understanding, results-oriented
  • Fluent in English and German, Spanish would be an additional bonus
  • Strong team player with well-developed persuasive skills
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills

Are you interested? We look forward to receiving your application.

Almirall Sofotec GmbH
Frau Tanja Rübenstahl • Benzstraße 1 • 61352 Bad Homburg
E-Mail: Tanja.Ruebenstahl@almirall.com
Telefon: +49 (0)6172 6809-3808 • Telefax: +49 (0)6172 6809-1103