Emergent BioSolutions MANAGER, PIPELINE RESEARCH Full Time in Winnipeg, MB

Emergent BioSolutions

Branch Winnipeg MB CA

Winnipeg, MB

Emergent BioSolutions is currently seeking a Manager, Pipeline Research to oversee and direct the daily and annual operations and activities of assigned…

Those who join Emergent BioSolutions feel a sense of ownership about their future. You will excel in an environment characterized by respect, innovation and growth opportunities. Here, you will join passionate professionals who advance their scientific, technical and professional skills to develop products designed-to protect life.

Manager, Pipeline Research

Emergent BioSolutions is currently seeking a Manager, Pipeline Research to oversee and direct the daily and annual operations and activities of assigned technical staff within the department to support development of pipeline therapeutic candidates and advancement of platforms combined with the introduction of new candidates and technology enhancements.


Emergent BioSolutions is dedicated to one simple mission—to protect and enhance life.

As a global specialty pharmaceutical company, Emergent offers specialized products to healthcare providers and governments to address medical needs and emerging health threats.

We value the diversity that each employee brings, and while we look for people who share our Core Values, we thrive on difference as well. With hundreds of talented employees working around the globe, Emergent is a growing organization with a wide variety of scientific, technical and professional career opportunities worldwide.


Within the department of Pipeline Research, Managers ensure processes have been defined, implemented and are effective for:

Strategic operational/program planning and prioritization of initiatives that lead to new or improved products or systems including the: Integration of the initiatives with other groups internal and external to the organization and; Effective communication on such initiatives with Directors, peers, staff and external organizations.

Resource allocation and monitoring including budget and staffing model preparation (for departments, functions, or systems) and capacity monitoring of routine operations and remedial and enhancement projects. Accurate asset tracking and equipment prevention programs/agreements updated.

Functionality (systems) and Infrastructure (organization alignment) ensuring both are optimally designed, implemented and performing including: continuous process improvement to assure compliance with regulations and industry standards; efficient and reliable processes; and management of non-concurrence and personal versus professional behavior.

Management review including the monitoring, analysis of data (metrics and measures) and timely action to ensure that process outcomes are achieved or deviations are prevented.

In conducting these duties Managers: Demonstrate leadership by ensuring decision making and communication are focused on Emergent’s vision and values; and Influence, interpret and implement policies as directed by Directors.

Responsible for managerial functions such as designing, tracking of databases and database management; managing budgets, procurement, requesting quotations and preparing research on equipment; and planning and executing experimental design.


Attainment of a University degree or Canadian equivalent in a science related to the work being carried out.

3+ years’ experience preferred in the pharmaceutical or biotechnology industry with systems and processes stated.

Lab experience with assay development, documentations, presentations (posters, conferences, publications)

Previous lab management experience including training and supervising students and staff is required

Project development and communication and intellectual property – patenting experience considered an asset

Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office suite of products is required as is knowledge of employment standards and safety legislation

Basic knowledge or experience in SAP considered an asset

As part of our team, you’ll join talented and inspiring colleagues whose sense of purpose complements your own. We offer highly diverse career opportunities, a supportive culture, competitive salaries, flexible work arrangements and an extensive benefits package. Information submitted will be used by Emergent BioSolutions for activities related to your prospective employment. Emergent BioSolutions respects your privacy and any use of the information submitted will be subject to the terms of our Privacy Policy.

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Winnipeg, MB, CA
Posted on: 2017-10-18
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