Opening For Team Leader- santiago

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Amar Annamalai
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Opening For Team Leader- santiago

 CellsforCells is an energetic, young spinoff company in the area of stem cell therapy and regenerative medicine. The company is located in Santiago de Chile and works with European and US-based collaborators.
Team Leader – Cellular Therapy Manufacturing (full-time)
The Position
You will work under the scientific and medical direction and lead a team of professionals in a GMP environment on projects related to cell therapy and regenerative medicine. The Team Leader – Cellular Therapy Manufacturing works with autologous and allogeneic cell products in accordance to GMP conditions. In this position, the Team Leader will interact with MDs and patients involved in the clinical trials and he/ she can make an important contribution to advancing this exciting new area of therapy in the country.
You have affinity with GMP guidelines and you like to work in a quality-oriented environment. Experience with standard cell culturing techniques and procedures is a must. You are a people-oriented Team Leader and player, pro-active thinker, accurate, precise and constructively critical. This position might occasionally entail evening and night work in an alternating shift program.
Responsibilities:
• Responsible for production planning (including logistical organization of resources, material and equipment)
• Leading a small team of biotechnologists.
• Accurate documentation and control according to GMP (reviewing batch records etc.)
• Collaboration within installation and qualification of equipment
• Application of cell biology and (human) cell culturing techniques (cell counting etc.) and optimization of culture protocols.
• Responsible for all quality control assays (safety, potency and identity tests) and documentation compliant to GMP. Tests involve cell biological and microbiological techniques.
• Performing facility and equipment duties (Environmental monitoring of facility, equipment/ room clearance/ cleaning, trouble shooting)
• Provide the logistic support from the clinic-to-the-lab and back to the clinic.
Qualifications:
• MSc. in Biology, Biotechnology, Biomedical engineering or equivalent with focus on cell biology and/ or human cell culturing techniques (stem cells, primary cells and/or tissue culture)
• Experience in a tissue or cell culture experience in a lab is required and in GMP environment is highly preferred 
Application should be sent along with your CV and a reference letter to valfaro@c4c.cl