Senior Manager, Regulatory Affairs CMC

15 Aug, 2021


Senior Manager, Regulatory Affairs CMC

PTC Therapeutics
South Plainfield, NJ/Lynnfield, MA

Job Description Summary:

The Senior Manager, Regulatory Affairs – CMC will play a key role in supporting regulatory strategy development and execution of assigned Chemistry, Manufacturing and Control (CMC) gene therapy programs in both the pre-approval and post-approval space globally, as assigned. Small molecule programs may also be assigned.

This position works cross-functionally and serves as a liaison between the Regulatory Affairs team and other PTC departments under supervision of the Regulatory Affairs – CMC management.

The Senior Manager, Regulatory Affairs – CMC ensures adherence to relevant regulatory requirements and company Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) as appropriate.

Job Description:


  • Develop Module 2 and 3 CMC documents for regulatory filings such as INDs/IMPDs/CTAs and MAAs/NDAs/BLAs global registrations and eCTD submissions, ensuring that they meet current regulatory standards and are high quality, clear, consistent, and complete.
  • Establish product specific strategies to ensure successful development of CMC packages to support development, registration and life cycle management including variations, annual reports, supplements, renewals and responses to questions from health authorities.
  • Ensuring compliance with current ICH and global regulatory requirements.
  • Establish alignment with PTC regulatory strategies and to communicate regulatory CMC requirements to team members both internally and externally.
  • Interact with Technical Operations and Quality groups consistently to ensure regulatory impact is assessed on CMC related issues.
  • Review and approve CMC change control documents.
  • Participate in relevant standard operating procedure preparation and working instructions.
  • Effectively communicate comments/recommendations and proactively engage teams to establish solutions to issues and ability to influence outcomes as applicable.


  • Bachelor’s degree in scientific discipline and a minimum of 5-7years progressively responsible Regulatory Affairs experience in a pharmaceutical or, biotechnology environment (minimum of 3 years in Regulatory CMC, preferably in both biologics and small molecule experience.  Advanced degree a plus.
  • Prior experience within a GMP environment with a firm understanding of industry regulations and best practices.
  • Good working knowledge of the FDA, EMEA and ICH regulations and guidance’s for CMC.
  • Knowledge of global regulatory guidance’s as they relate to the overall global regulatory strategy.
  • Ability to understand and interpret complex scientific issues across multiple projects as it relates to regulatory requirements and strategy.
  • Thorough knowledge of the drug development process, with a focus on the regulatory CMC processes.
  • Demonstrated experience in preparing IND and/or NDA submissions.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication and skills.
  • Ability to work collaboratively under supervision, in a fast-paced, matrixed, team environment consisting of internal and external team members.
  • Analytical thinker with excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to adapt to changing priorities and deadlines.
  • Excellent planning, organization and time management skills including the ability to support and prioritize multiple projects.
  • Results driven and keen attention to details.
  • Travel requirements: up to 10%.
  • Position is currently 100% remote due to COVID-19, and eventually will have a flexible office/remote working arrangement subject to business needs.

**At PTC Therapeutics we are seeking candidates in the United States who are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or who will be fully vaccinated by the time they begin the position.

EEO Statement:

PTC Therapeutics is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome applications from all individuals, regardless of race, color, national origin, gender, age, physical characteristics, social origin, disability, religion, family status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability, veteran status or any unlawful criterion under applicable law. We are committed to treating all applicants fairly and avoiding discrimination.

PTC is biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery and development of orally-administered, proprietary small molecule drugs that target post-transcriptional control processes. While PTC’s discovery programs are directed at targets in multiple therapeutic areas, PTC is focusing particularly on the development and commercialization of treatments for orphan and ultra-orphan disorders. Post-transcriptional control processes regulate the rate and timing of protein production and are essential to proper cellular function. PTC’s internally-discovered pipeline addresses multiple therapeutic areas, including neuromuscular disorders, oncology and infectious diseases. For more information on the company, please visit our website ​

**At PTC Therapeutics we are seeking candidates in the United States who are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or who will be fully vaccinated by the time they begin the position.

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Job posted: 2021-08-15