CMO Support Associate - Innovative Gene Therapy Start Up

Menlo Park, California, United States · Cell Therapy Operations


Reporting to: Manager, Cell Therapy Operations

The CMO (Contract Manufacturing Organisation) Support Associate will support technology transfer activities related to the manufacture of Orchard Therapeutics’ innovative gene-modified cell-based therapeutic products. Such activities will include becoming a subject matter expert on the manufacturing process and communicating closely with personnel at contract manufacturing organizations to track and manage activities. This role is ideal for someone looking to work in a small team, where a person’s contribution is valued. The team is going through an exciting start-up phase, where everyone is fully involved in the development of the team dynamics.


Become a subject matter expert on the full manufacturing process, including the isolation, culture, transduction, and cryopreservation of cells, as well as drug product shipping processes.

The ideal candidate for this position must have experience in the manufacture and delivery of cell-based therapy products with significant applied experience in the biotechnology industry.

Candidate must possess:


The successful candidate will enjoy a competitive base salary and the opportunity to participate in incentive compensation programs, including a stock option plans. Orchard Therapeutics, Ltd. offers a comprehensive benefits program, including: medical, dental and vision care; paid vacation and holiday time; access to a voluntary 401(k). Orchard Therapeutics is an equal opportunity employer.

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