Cell Manager

Manufacturing/Operations Braunton, North Devon


Perrigo Company is dedicated to making lives better by bringing high quality and affordable self-care products that consumers trust everywhere they are sold.  Help us do it.

We are now recruiting a number of Cell Managers to work on a regular shift pattern (we have 2 positions on rotating Early / Late shift and 1 position on Night shift) at our Braunton manufacturing site.  Reporting to the Shift Manager, this important role will provide consistent high-quality leadership in a pharmaceutical manufacturing and packing environment. 

Along with leading your team, you will be working closely with the other Production Managers, as well as key staff in other departments, to ensure delivery of the overall production goals and operational plan.  We are looking for someone who is genuinely interested in people, continuous improvement and delivering high levels of GMP and customer service.

This is a great opportunity for someone who is looking to start their career in line management and leadership.  You will be leading a small team of operators with full responsibility for the people, equipment, safety and delivery of the plan in a highly regulated environment.

Required Skills, Knowledge and Experience:

  • Ideally hold a NVQ Level III Supervision qualification or equivalent and/or a successful track record of leadership
  • Experience working within a pharmaceutical manufacturing environment is also preferred
  • Knowledge of process equipment, CGMP and H&S regulations including COSHH
  • Strong results orientation with proven organisational and interpersonal skills
  • Ideally experience of lean Sigma/continuous improvement.

Emphasis will be placed on communication, organisational and interpersonal skills, together with the ability to make decisions, positively influence and develop individuals and teams.

We are seeking a diverse applicant pool to ensure the diversity of our team reflects the end consumers we serve through our self-care mission. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer that celebrates our team’s differences. Individuals of all races, ethnicities, nationalities, ancestries, religious creeds, sexual orientations, genders, gender identities and gender expressions, national origins, ages, mental and physical abilities, familial status,’ veterans status’, military status’ and more are encouraged to apply. TOGETHER, we make lives better.