WuXi AppTec

Director, Peptide Process Development

Job Locations CN-Changzhou
Posted Date 2 years ago(3/11/2022 3:32 PM)
Job ID
# of Openings


STA Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd., a WuXi AppTec company (WuXi STA), is a global leading small molecule pharmaceutical development and manufacturing capability and technology platform company serving the life science industry, with operations in China and the United States. As a premier Contract Development and Manufacturing Organization (CDMO), STA offers our worldwide partners efficient, flexible and high-quality solutions for small molecule Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (APIs) and finished dosage forms.

  • A Leading Company of Contract Development and Manufacturing Organization(CDMO)
  • The World’s Largest Process Chemistry Team
  • To learn the most cutting edge technologies in the pharmaceutical development field
  • To work with 200+ global new drug development companies
  • Systemic and Multiple Training Programs(Technical/Soft skills/Management)
  • Diversified Career Development and Promotion Trails


Job Location: Changzhou City, Jiangsu Province



  • Be able to lead multiple collaborations.
  • Be able to plan and prioritize projects to ensure projects timely executed according to client’s need.
  • Finalize the research plan and the execution program; ensure the team fully understand the whole plan and guideline to solve the issues during execution.
  • Coordinate all the resource and make adjustment according to the progress and timeline on time.
  • Immediately communicate with upper management and clients when issues to impact the progress and plan of the projects occur; and provide backup plan to ensure success of the project.


  • Be able to lead multiple groups simultaneously
  • Be able to manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Be able to manage client’s projects independently
  • Organize all kinds of the trainings on the whole team to continuously improve the ability of the team
  • Promote talented team members and evaluate on all the group leaders or team members
  • Optimize the workflow and involve the daily management of the department
  • Recruit new staff and provide trainings
  • Ensure team members to strictly comply with all the policies of company and department. Daily Check lab safety, notebook and IP
  • Ensure the personal safety of team members and the safety of labs. Investigate and prevent any violations and accidents.


  • Communicate with clients efficiently by TC or email (carefully organize the materials and the detailed information)
  • Ensure clients to be satisfied with our communications
  • Ensure all the reports (including weekly update, final report , PPT file and campaign report) to be ready on time
  • Response to clients immediately by TC or email for some special requirements.
  • Assist to build good relationship with clients and to arrange visit for clients.


  • Master or PhD in chemistry, chemical engineering or equivalent degree.
  • Expertise in process development of peptide drugs.
  • Excellent in presentation and communication in English.
  • 5 years or above experience (PhD) in process development peptide drugs, 3 years or above projects management experience.
  • 9 years or above experience (Master) in process development, 5 years or above projects management experience.
  • At least 5 years of people management experience.
  • Strong project management and communication skills.
  • Be able to build a highly productive and effective team, leads and motivates team to be efficient and innovative.



Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled


Join our Talent Community so we can keep you informed about upcoming events and opportunities that match your interests.



Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
Share on your newsfeed