Production Director - CMU Plant

Location Thailand
Job reference BBBH34907_1676454459
Salary Negotiable
Job startdate
Consultant email [email protected]

Key Responsibility

  • Provide direction and leadership for plant operations including: Extraction of Cannabis, Manufacturing of final products, Packing, Quality Operations, R&D, Materials Management, Technical Services, Engineering and EHS.

  • Establishing workflow policies that enhance speed and efficiency without compromising product safety or integrity.

  • Develop and execute operating plans that lead to the achievement of the company goals.

  • Able to adjust output capacity, flexibility according to the uncertain situation.

  • Supervise the preparation of operating procedures and related documents to define methods, criteria and requirements related to production, engineering and R&D work in accordance with the quality system.

  • Responsibility to manage the production budget and plans to maximize profitability.

  • Review the overall production processes and procedure to ensure they operate at highest possible efficiency.

  • Review operations performance and trigger corrective actions and improvement.

  • Manage accurate inventory and ensure proper storage of received raw materials /API /excipients and finished products.

  • Manage engineering function to ensure the safety, capability and efficiency of facility / utilities and equipment.

  • Develop and maintain an effective organization through effective selection, training, leadership and management.

  • Develop and support operational excellence across all functions - including continuous improvement and lean manufacturing.

  • Ensure ethics and integrity through compliance / risk management.

  • Create, establish and maintain an environment that encourages teamwork, empowerment and commitment.

  • Communicating any problems or obstacles to senior management.


  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Pharmacy, Industrial Pharmacy or related field.

  • 10+ years of experience in manufacturing of pharmaceutical products, or cosmeceutical products.

  • 5+ years of experience in a Plant Manager position or equivalent or have at least 8 years of experience as a Production Manager.

  • Knowledge of PIC/s GMP and quality requirements related to pharmaceuticals including ICH, ASEAN Guideline.

  • Knowledge of quality management system (ISO 9001), Occupational health and safety management systems (ISO 45001) and environmental management systems (ISO 14001).

  • Knowledge of extraction of phytoactive compounds from herbal plants.

  • Good knowledge and skills in planning and Result Based Management.

  • Good knowledge and skills in information technology and Digital Literacy.

  • Strong leadership and strategic thinking with interpersonal skills.

  • Excellent command of English Language.