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Manufacturing Lead

Manufacturing Lead

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    £450 - £550 per day

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    Billy Lamond

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  • Published:

    3 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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  • Consultant:

    Billy Lamond

Manufacturing Lead I Home working I 6 month contract £48,000 - 64,498.00 6 month FTC OR £450 - 550.00 (INSIDE IR35) I Distribution and fulfilment

Manufacturing lead (contract)

A household name in the medical sector is looking for a Manufacturing lead to assist the roll out of a new clinical project. This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced manufacturing lead to join a dynamic team for a project which will make a genuine impact in society. The role will be entirely home based for an initial 6 month contract with the possibility of extension.

The Manufacturing lead is critical to the delivery of the project and will work closely with both the sourcing manager and manufacturing scale up teams to deliver the project's manufacturing needs at quickly and efficiently.


  • Work with the Sourcing Manager and Manufacturing Scale-up Team to explore new manufacturing opportunities to supply sample collection consumables at scale and pace
  • Work with existing manufacturers to improve the efficiency, capacity and lead times with existing suppliers
  • Engage with new industries to identify alternative manufacturing options that can provide additional capacity
  • Lead the delivery of any new manufacturing initiatives, including gaining approval and sign off (e.g. through business cases and proposals with suppliers) and supporting the scale up process
  • Develop a sound understanding of the product specifications and work with manufacturers to ensure that new products are aligned to the specification
  • Meeting tight project deadlines


  • Experience within a similar role
  • Background in NHS or Pharmaceutical Manufacturing/ Supply Chain preferred
  • CIPS (non-essential)


  • £48,000 - 64,498.00 6 month FTC OR £450 - 550.00 (INSIDE IR35) for initial 6 month contract
  • Entirely home working

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