Laboratory Head

  • 70000 EUR - 70000 EUR
  • Bonn, Germany
  • Permanent

Are you a skilled and independent Senior Laboratory Operations Specialist ? Have you ever thought about taking part in setting up a new lab in 2024?


Our client from US is actively seeking YOU to oversee their new lab in Europe. This role, integral to the Operations group, requires collaboration with research teams, scientists, and various functional groups within the company to enhance processes and equipment operations.



Our client is launching their new lab from March, offering above average salary and amazing career development chance, you can potentially even bring your team with!

now exclusive only through us, don´t miss out!




Your Responsibilities:


Operations Management:

  • Establish and manage the production schedule to meet quarterly revenue targets.
  • Interface with Commercial representatives to streamline sample processing to final data delivery.
  • Lead the implementation of the LIMS system into the EU lab in 2024.
  • Manage the EU lab budget, including equipment procurement and capacity planning.
  • Lead the yearly planning and budgeting cycle for EU lab.


Personnel Management:

  • Supervise all lab personnel associated with the new lab in Bonn.
  • Onboard and train new Operations team members, including Lab Assistants.
  • Coordinate and manage external Operations contractors.


Quality Department Collaboration:

  • Ensure ongoing regulatory compliance.
  • Coordinate the creation and/or update of SOPs and other controlled documents.
  • Ensure readiness for 3rd party regulatory audits or inspections.


Lab Management:

  • Oversee shared lab areas and equipment
  • Manage supply purchasing and inventory in collaboration with Life & Brain purchasing agent.
  • Interface with Life & Brain facilities for waste disposal and lab space improvements.


Lab Equipment Management:

  • Coordinate repairs and preventative maintenance with vendors.
  • Schedule the installation of new lab equipment.




Your background:

  • BS/MS degree in a related field.
  • Minimum 5+ years of Operations experience in a laboratory environment, with previous people/team management preferred.
  • Strong communication skills in German and English
  • Direct experience in Operations planning and budgeting.
  • Ability to balance organizational needs with attention to detail in a fast-paced, customer-focused environment.





By simply clicking "apply" or contacting me, you wil enjoy the following benefits:

  • Customized consultative assistance in Job search (only apply to jobs that fit your preferences!)
  • Assistance throughout the whole application process (no cover letters/ job portals, just your CV!)
  • Access to multiple vacancies in different companies (including unpublished roles!)
  • Continuous feedback after each stage of the process
  • Preparation and assistance for each interview
  • Saved time :)



Who we are and WHY us



We are professional global recruitment agency specialized in the life science industry founded in 2009 in UK. Now we have over 200 multicultural employees and 4 offices across Europe and USA.

Last year we have made over 1,500 placements and it would be my pleasure to hlep you get to your dream job and create a new record in number of placements this year.


We believe that recruitment isn´t about jobs; it´s about people.

Hence, we are dedicated to match you with customized jobs that fulfil all your personal needs.


Opened positions in the Lab:


Research Associate (minimum 50.000€ p.a.+) :


(Mass Spectrometry) Scientist (minimum 60.000€ p.a.+) :


Lab Operations Supervisor (minimum 70.000€ p.a.+) :


Feel free forward to your friends and perhaps join together ! Don´t miss out !




Telephone: +49 (0)30767580494

Nathan Honchiu Recruiter

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