West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. is a leading manufacturer of packaging components and delivery systems for injectable drugs and healthcare products. Working by the side of its customers from concept to patient, West creates products that promote the efficiency, reliability and safety of the world's pharmaceutical drug supply. West is headquartered in Exton, Pennsylvania, and supports its customers from locations in North and South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. West's 2019 sales of $1.84 billion reflect the daily use of approximately 110 million of its components and devices, which are designed to improve the delivery of healthcare to patients around the world.
West has been present in Germany since the 1960s and today, West has two manufacturing plants and an innovation and technology center of excellence in Germany. The Kiefernweg campus includes an innovation & technology center of excellence for the research and development of pharmaceutical packaging components and systems for injectable medicines. Eschweiler, West’s largest manufacturing plant, specializes in manufacturing of elastomer products for the pharmaceutical industry and plays a critical role in delivering billions of components for the packaging and delivery of all types of injectable medicines. The Stolberg facility consists of six cleanrooms and specializes in highly automated metal, plastic and combination seal manufacturing, as well as cleanroom molding and assembly.
For West's Packaging Components team, we are seeking a self-motivated and results-oriented Director of Global Material Development to develop and execute a strategy around elastomer based materials and coatings in primary packaging materials. The successful candidate will play a critical role in advising senior management in defining West's material strategy.
West is an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Where permitted by law, an offer of employment with West Pharmaceutical Services, or any of its subsidiary or affiliate companies, is contingent upon the satisfactory completion of background screening and/or a pre-employment drug screening.