Associate Packing Line Manager

AstraZeneca UK

Location: Cheshire East

Job Type: Full time


Job Title: Associate Packing Line Manager

Macclesfield (UK)

Introduction to role:

Join our dynamic team as an Associate Packing Line Manager, where innovation and creativity are the cornerstones of our work. We value diverse perspectives and champion an inclusive environment. In this role, you will work closely with the Packing Line Manager, gaining proficiency in packing processes and supporting processes such as deviation management/documentation review. This role is a stepping stone towards developing your knowledge and experience in management activities.


As an Associate Packing Line Manager, you will drive the day-to-day performance of defined processes in terms of adherence to plan, operational standards, cost, asset, cGMP and safety. Although you won't manage teams directly, you will be developed into a capable leader and coach of the future, covering annual leave periods when necessary.

Essential Skills/Experience:

- Degree level or equivalent in science or engineering discipline.
- Strong desire to develop as a people manager and demonstration of coaching and leadership skills.
- Experience within cGMP environment.

Desirable Skills/Experience:

- Ability to coach and embed Lean Manufacturing Principles.
- Knowledge and application of SHE principles.
- Experience of FDA / cGMP or other regulated quality system.
- Experience within pharmaceutical operational or Chemistry/Micro based roles.
- Demonstrated ability to successfully contribute to teams and/or lead others in a matrix environment e.g. in projects, team meetings or improvement work.
- Proven activities undertaken in order to develop self.

At AstraZeneca, we are driven by our commitment to deliver accelerated growth and to make people's lives better. We thrive in our often intense and ambiguous environment, seeking out new challenges and working towards new solutions. We are part of an inclusive and giving community, supporting each other on our journeys. We are intellectually stimulated by constant learning and there's potential for multiple, global careers and great rewards for those who embrace the diverse opportunities.

Join us in Operations, where we have a big ambition to deliver more medicines to patients, quicker and more affordably. We are key contributors to being Zero Carbon by 2025 and carbon negative across the entire value chain by 2030. Here we are truly changing the business.

Are you ready to make an impact on society through our sustainability goals? Are you ready to be part of a team where it means more? If so, apply today!

Date Posted


Closing Date

24-Apr-2024Our mission is to build an inclusive and equitable environment. We want people to feel they belong at AstraZeneca and Alexion, starting with our recruitment process. We welcome and consider applications from all qualified candidates, regardless of characteristics. We offer reasonable adjustments/accommodations to help all candidates to perform at their best. If you have a need for any adjustments/accommodations, please complete the section in the application form.