Recovery And Purification Team Leader

Posted 14 Nov 2022

Jerusalem, Jerusalem - Israel

Req Id 258353


A career with EMD Serono is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 60,300 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in Healthcare, Life Science and Electronics. For more than 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others. EMD Serono is a business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany.

United As One for Patients, our purpose in Healthcare is to help create, improve and prolong lives. We develop medicines, intelligent devices and innovative technologies in therapeutic areas such as Oncology, Neurology and Fertility. Our teams work together across 6 continents with passion and relentless curiosity in order to help patients at every stage of life. Joining our Healthcare team is becoming part of a diverse, inclusive and flexible working culture, presenting great opportunities for personal development and career advancement across the globe.




Team leader is responsible for production of products from microbial fermentation at downstream stages under different regulatory standards [ISO9001 (MQ100 / 200 / 300/ 400), ISO13485 (MQ 500) ]

The team leader, controls, monitors and measures the activity of the recovery and purification team, and takes active part in the production process (professional and administrative management), ensuring that the products are manufactured efficiently on time, in the desired quality, quantity and cost.






  • Annual training in the team
  • Approval of attendance report
  • Approval and initiation of change requests and submission CAPA's to further reviewers
  • Production planning and prioritization of the job orders
  • Annual objectives setting and performance appraisal of the department employees
  • Approval of new SOP's and MMF's before transferring to further reviewers.
  • Responsible for relevant Production deviations
  • Collaborating and coordinating activities with quality and maintenance functions
  • Ensure full support on process development team during PD productions.
  • Ensure fulfillment of quality, environmental, health and safety requirements
  • Ensure excellent collaboration with other teams and production departments.






  • Recovery and purification manger
  • Panning
  • Quality assurance teams
  • Quality control team.
  • Maintenance/ engineering department.
  • Warehouse teams
  • Weighing and packaging department
  • Procurement
  • Other Production departments/teams




  • Biodalia Fermantation facility






  • Engineering or BSc studies in science -MSc advantage (Biotechnology, Chemistry, Biology, Microbiology, Chemical engineering, Biotechnology engineering)
  • Fluent English and Hebrew – read, write, speak.





  • Managerial experience. 2-5 years
  • Experience in industrial processes. In the field of biotechnology- an advantage






  • Management capability
  • Action oriented achieves results on time
  • Organizing
  • Independent timely decisions making and problem solving while consulting with manager
  • Accuracy
  • Fluent English and Hebrew
  • Technical , process orientation
  • Computer and controlled equipment literate
  • Honesty and integrity
  • Safety Oriented




What we offer: We are curious minds that come from a broad range of backgrounds, perspectives, and life experiences.
We celebrate all dimensions of diversity. We believe that it drives excellence, innovation, and human progress. We care about our customers, patients, and our rich mix of people. This diversity strengthens our ability to lead in science and technology.
We are committed to creating access and opportunities for all and empower you to fulfil your ambitions. Our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons.
Join us in building a culture of inclusion and belonging that impacts millions and empowers everyone to bring their curiosity to life!


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The Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. No employee or applicant for employment will be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, disability, military or veteran status, genetic information, gender identity, transgender status, marital status, or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. This policy of Equal Employment Opportunity applies to all policies and programs relating to recruitment and hiring, promotion, compensation, benefits, discipline, termination, and all other terms and conditions of employment. Any applicant or employee who believes they have been discriminated against by the Company or anyone acting on behalf of the Company must report any concerns to their Human Resources Business Partner, Legal, or Compliance immediately. The Company will not retaliate against any individual because they made a good faith report of discrimination.

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