Team Lead AD Characterisation - Copenhagen

Vacancy information

Publication date:June 07 2021
Employment type: Permanent
Sector: Biotechnical
Function Group: R&D

Function Group: R&D / Biology Team Lead


For a big Contract Manufacturing Organisation (CDMO) with increasing activities, we are seeking a Team Leader for the Analytical Development Characterisation Team with analytical protein characterisation experience and preferably leadership experience. The organisation has facilities in Europe, Japan and the USA and has customers and projects all over the world. The Analytical Development Characterisation Team is part of the Analytical Development (AD) department, which is responsible for implementation of methods by transfer from the customers or adjusting platform methods or by development from start.


The new Team Leader for the Analytical Development Characterisation Team will be responsible for directing the day-to-day line and project related activities focused on characterisation of products in all phases of the drug delivery lifecycle, through interaction with scientific and technical staff in both Analytical Development, Upstream Development, Downstream Development and the Production.

An example of exciting and challenging tasks within this role is leading and managing the team of scientists and technicians, implementing/developing characterisation methods and delivering analytical characterisation results/reports. You will also be monitoring the team member’s participation and performance to ensure individual performance in a team setting.


The ideal candidate has several of the below competencies/experiences:

  • Degree in Science, Engineering, or a related field. (MSc. Or PhD)
  • 5+ years experience with analytical Characterisation development, implementation and reporting
  • 2+ years experience with Phase III or Commercial products
  • Preferably 1+ year as 1st line manager
  • Strong English communication skills
  • Self-driven and skilled in finalising
  • Motivational leading skills in enforcing a high degree of independence and team spirit


If you are passionate about analytical development and ready to challenge yourself with a role where two days never are the same, this organisation is a perfect fit for you. Given that this sparks an interest with you, or in similar jobs, please feel free to contact me directly.

Amanda Vad
Associate | Nordics

+45 89 88 26 70



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