Job opportunity as Deputy General Manager at Zydus Lifesciences- Apply before 25th October, 2023

Zydus lifesciences
  • Full Time
  • Sikkim

Website Zydus Lifesciences

About Zydus Lifesciences

It’s great to hear about the transformation and evolution of Cadila Healthcare Ltd. into Zydus Lifesciences Ltd. After 27 years of growth and over 70 years of dedication to healthcare, this change signifies a new chapter in our journey. Our commitment to life in all its dimensions is evident in our new mission, vision, and purpose.

Under the Zydus name, we’re continuing your legacy in healthcare and reinforcing our dedication to improving lives. This transformation represents a significant milestone and shows our adaptability to changing times and your commitment to serving the healthcare needs of the community. Best wishes for your future endeavors as Zydus Lifesciences Ltd.

Job Post: Deputy General Manager for Manufacturing Plant


Sikkim Plant (North East India)


B. Pharm/M. Pharm

Experience Required:

18-22 Years of Experience

Job Description:

  1. Ensuring cGMP Compliance: Maintain the area and equipment according to cGMP norms.
  2. Safety and Discipline: Adhere to safety SOPs, instill discipline, and punctuality at the workplace.
  3. Qualification and Documentation: Review and approve URS, area/equipment qualification documents, and purchase requisitions.
  4. Document Control: Review and approve equipment/parts drawings, BOM, validation documents, and more.
  5. Training: Provide GMP, SOP, and EHS training to manufacturing personnel.
  6. Section Management: Oversee MDI, Topical, Packing, OSD manufacturing, and Warehouse activities.
  7. Quality Management: Handle MBMR, change control, deviations, investigations, and CAPA implementation.
  8. Compliance: Follow cGMP, GMP, GDP, and data reliability norms, adhering to company policies.
  9. Inventory Management: Ensure optimal spares and change parts inventory for equipment and areas.
  10. Material Planning: Manage material plans and issuance based on daily production planning.
  11. Production Commitment: Achieve production targets, control rejections, and improve yield.
  12. Audit Readiness: Ensure the area and machines are audit-ready.
  13. Issue Resolution: Handle day-to-day issues related to product and productivity.
  14. Production Planning: Plan production activities machine-wise, including Manufacturing, Packing, Topical, MDI, etc.
  15. Coordination: Coordinate with QA/QC/STORE/Engineering and other departments for smooth production.
  16. Leadership: Provide leadership and direction to the manufacturing team.
  17. Quality Delivery: Ensure products meet quality standards and are delivered on time.
  18. Cost Reduction: Identify areas for efficiency and cost reduction in line with business needs.
  19. Continuous Improvement: Participate in technical review meetings and recommend improvements.
  20. Quality Review: Review deviations, failure investigations, and complaints.
  21. Issue Escalation: Escalate issues affecting product quality to management.
  22. Recommendations: Suggest improvement ideas related to product quality.
  23. KPIs and Responsibilities: Approve job responsibilities and assign KPIs to reporting staff.
  24. Work Environment: Ensure a healthy and conducive working environment.
  25. Utility Efficiency: Monitor and control utility efficiency.
  26. Product Development: Interact with the product development team for new products.
  27. Safety Committee: Participate in safety committee meetings and take necessary actions.
  28. External Agencies: Coordinate with external agencies.
  29. Vision and Mission: Implement organizational vision, mission, and goals.
  30. Productivity Improvement: Enhance productivity through simplification, rationalization, and automation.
  31. Risk Mitigation: Minimize business risk through alternative solutions.
  32. CAPEX Planning: Review and approve CAPEX plans in line with business requirements.
  33. Production Monitoring: Monitor production against planning and take corrective action.

Candidate Profile:

Candidates should hold a B.Pharm/M.Pharm degree with 18-22 years of experience.

Last Date:

25th October, 2023

Please submit your application by the specified deadline.

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