Regional Technical and Operations Director (Diagnostics/ Lab)

International Permanent
  • Leadership role with one of the largest diagnostic service provider across APAC
  • Regional role with great career advancement opportunities

About Our Client

The client is one of the largest diagnostic service providers with over 300 laboratories set up across the regions. There are a lot of strategic investments and changes have happened in the last twelve months and as part of their ambition to grow in APAC into largest diagnostic service provider. They are looking for a lab technical expert equipped with business acumen and leader to step into this Regional Technical and Operations Director role. You will have full autonomy to make decisions for the region and they are looking for someone who has experience running labs and managing regional lab activities.

Job Description

  • Serve as intersection between diagnostics and therapeutic decision making, provide end-to-end service on understanding the diagnostic landscape to test implementation in treatment pathway
  • Define the strategy to direct the development and installation of procedures and controls and cascading of information to the relevant stakeholders
  • Manage projects for new laboratory setup across the region, Laboratory information systems & other IT improvements, expansion projects, driving continuous workflow and process improvements
  • Explore new technologies that can improve the competitiveness of the company's service
  • Provide support and technical advice for the project managers required by the project management team
  • Lead discussions with government agencies and accreditation bodies
  • Strong understanding of competitors in the industry and building a competitive edge
  • Build a good team culture with the existing and future team members

The Successful Applicant

  • Degree in Science with over 10 years of senior technical management experience, proficient in managing projects for new laboratory setup across the region
  • Minimum 10 years in a diagnostic/ laboratory management role
  • Knowledge and expertise in managing regional diagnostics labs and project teams and have deep understanding of technical, operational, and commercial issues faced by the business units
  • The role requires frequent overseas travel, so you need to be flexible with such requirements

What's on Offer

Our client offers a fantastic opportunity to be in an autonomous role that provides excellent benefits which includes competitive base salary, performance bonus as well as personal & career development.

Vanessa Chan
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Phone number
+65 6643 9742

Job summary

Life Sciences
Research & Development
What is your industry?
Healthcare / Pharmaceutical
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Consultant name
Vanessa Chan
Consultant phone
+65 6643 9742
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