Job Facts

Job Status: Closed

Job Title: US Business Unit Director (Plastic Moulding Production)

Location: Trenton, NJ

Industry: Plastic Moulding Production

Market: Selling to the Pharma and nutraceutical industries

Channel: B-to-B

Skills: Business Development & Production Management

Reporting to: Global Managing Director

Direct Reports: The US team

Languages: English only

Salary Range: (USD) $130k to $150k in base salary

Visa: No sponsorship possible

Job ID: JO-2007-800


Keyword(s): Industrial, Life Science / Pharmaceutical / Healthcare, Packaging, Other Industries, Seniority: Senior Level,
Function(s): General Management (of company or division), Sales & Business Development (National), Manufacturing,
Region(s): , , , ,

Job Description

Our Client

Our client for this US Business Unit Director career opportunity is an international manufacturing company, specialized in polymer based packaging for the pharmaceutical industry. They have around 10 manufacturing facilities in Asia and 1 in New Jersey


The person will be heading all the operations in the unit including Production , Production Management , Purchase , Sales , QC, and Human resource Management. The person should have an understanding on GMP and regulatory affairs relating to pharmaceutical industry.

Ideal Profile

We are looking for someone either coming from a plastic moulding manufacturing / production environment, or distribution to the Pharmaceutical industry.

Job Description

  • Would be responsible for managing all the Operations including sales , purchase, QC , Production, production planning and Human Resource Management .
  • Would be responsible for improving the profitability of the Organization and best in class reputation .
  • Coordinating all the departments to work for the common goal of the organization .
  • To develop a business plan and ensure its execution and provide analysis on the plan .
  • To develop and maintain a MIS on a periodic manner
  • Cost management of the manufacturing activities

Skill set

  • Business development skills
  • Coordinating and bonding skills
  • Customer support and service
  • Motivating Team Leader
  • Go getter attitude
  • Laisioning skills with authorities

Report team

  1. Production manager
  2. Sales manager
  3. Qc Manager
  4. Warehouse supervisor
  5. Purchase administrator
  6. HR head (outsourced agency )


  • 10 years of relevant experience in polymers / plastic moulding production, or 10 years of business development experience with the pharmaceutical industry
  • Appreciated previous titles: BU Director, Executive Director, Managing Director, General Manager.