WuXi AppTec

Director, API Project Management

Job Locations CN-Shanghai
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STA Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd., a WuXi AppTec company (WuXi STA), is a global leading small molecule pharmaceutical development and manufacturing capability and technology platform company serving the life science industry, with operations in China and the United States. As a premier Contract Development and Manufacturing Organization (CDMO), STA offers our worldwide partners efficient, flexible and high-quality solutions for small molecule Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (APIs) and finished dosage forms.

  • A Leading Company of Contract Development and Manufacturing Organization(CDMO)
  • The World’s Largest Process Chemistry Team
  • To learn the most cutting edge technologies in the pharmaceutical development field
  • To work with 200+ global new drug development companies
  • Systemic and Multiple Training Programs(Technical/Soft skills/Management)
  • Diversified Career Development and Promotion Trails


Job Location:  Pudong District, Shanghai City / Wuxi City, Jiangsu Province


  • Leading a Commerical Manufacturing team to enable Process Validations and Commercialization of late phase projects via overseeing the relevant activities, such as, preparations of the quotations, equipment selection, production scheduling, material management, deviation handing, product shipment, etc.
  • Collaborating with Process R&D team to oversee the technological transfers from the lab to the manufacturing site
  • Working with a matrix environment, along with different site functions, e.g. Production, QC, QA, HSE, Engineering, to ensure the deliverables of Process Validations and Commercial campaigns
  • Launching or supporting new site initiatives and procedures to improve productivity and enhance the pivotal role of Commerical Manufacturing team during tech. transfers
  • Communicating effectively with clients as the technical representatives during Process Validation and Commerical campaigns
  • Recruiting new staff, coaching/training team members and retaining the  high-caliber associates for the sustainable growth and development of the team
  • Ensuring the team to comply with company policies, e.g. IP protection, safety, etc


  • Master of Science degree or above in organic chemistry or chemical engineering.
  • 10+ Years of experience in pharmaceutical plant under GMP environment is preferred. 
  • Proficient English skills in listening, speaking reading, and writing.
  • Excellent problem solving skills.
  • Self-motivator with ability to work independently.
  • Strong team player with good communication and coordination skills.
  • High energy level with strong customer service mind.
  • Good verbal and written communication in English


Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled


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