Director Lab Operations

Location: Gaithersburg, MD
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $125,000.00 - $140,000.00
Degree: Bachelor;
Date: 12/1/2017
Job ID: 02546794
Job Description
Director of Lab Operations - CRO

Highly regarded contract research organization seeks a Director of Lab Operations to lead P&L business operations for the research group.  The Director of Lab operations will:
  • Support implementation of new service lines
  • Plan and direct operational activities leading growth and profits
  • Maintain exceptional bioanalytical lab operations, focusing on customer satisfaction and successful outcomes
  • Establish and drive operational management and development strategy
  • Develop and manage budgets
  • Mentor, develop and manage laboratory scientists and support staff
Requirements:
  • 10+ years experience in a CRO business environment or equivalent with significant operational responsibility, including P & L.
  • Bachelors degree and advanced degree in a scientific discipline, either biology, physical science; PhD / MBA preferred
  • High level of expertise and professionalism in all laboratory functions
  • Experience in leading a large molecule (biologics) bioanalytical GLP, GCP and CLIA laboratory.
  • Excellent communications and leadership skills