Manager – IDT

About SAVA:

SAVA Healthcare is amongst the fastest emerging pharmaceutical company in India with global reach to customers in Canada, Ukraine and the CIS, Asia, Latin America, Africa & FWA. 

With manufacturing units in Surendranagar, Malur and in near future in Indore holds various accreditations and produces wide variety of dosage forms across therapeutic categories.

Our GMP compliant, State of Art manufacturing facility for Tablet, Oral Dry Powder, Capsule, Nasal sprays, DPIs, Cream, Gel and Ointment formulations with dedicated manufacturing sections supported by In-House R&D Center, focuses on Formulation and Analytical Development with an annual turnover of more than 200 crores and manpower of 500+ employees engaged across locations.

Educational Qualifications:

A doctorate in the field of biotechnology/biochemistry/formulation/analytical development with minimum 10 years of industrial experience is suitable for this team lead position. A master’s degree may also be acceptable if the candidate has experience working within the industry of relevance or general R&D experience. Exceptional candidates with 12-13 years industrial experience can also be considered. Candidate is expected to have a proven record of work experience through research publications. Knowledge of herbal extracts would be an added advantage.

The job responsibilities include the following:

  • Lead on the execution/development of new drugs/formulations/processes by systematic investigations.
  • Is expected to innovate, discover novel molecules for critical clinical conditions as per marketing projections/needs
  • Develop R&D plans and experimental designs for all new product development projects with novelty, cost effective strategies.
  • Analyze data to provide a relevant interpretation, draw valid conclusions and make appropriate recommendations for active projects (based on performance and costing). 
  • Lead on the preparation of New Product Development Reports.
  • Lead on the optimization of existing product performance by investigating API characteristics and finished products, researching viability, safety and compatibility of ingredients and formulas.
  • Contribute proactively with the HR team in filling vacancies in a time bound manner.
  • Design JD’s for Sr. executive positions for all the on-boarding programs and ensure their proper understanding & implementation
  • Provide direct reports with needed resources/tools and guidance to fulfill their role properly and set their training needs and development plan in coordination with Learning & Development Manager
  • Set direct reports annual Business Goals and required competencies and conduct quarterly feedback sessions to appraise their performance. Monitor continuously direct report productivity and take corrective actions in due time.
  • Co-ordinate with seniors for lab presentations, drafting patents and also assimilate data for research publications
  • Should have the skills to draft research proposals for availing grants from suitable agencies.
Job Category: Manager - IDT
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Pune

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