Do you have previous experience leading all Quality operations?

Are you looking for an opportunity to work closely with both Quality Assurance (QA) and Quality Control (QC) teams at a growing site?

Are you located in Poland, or are you willing to relocate?

Fraser Dove International is partnering exclusively with a biologics organisation specialising in producing generic drugs and medicines. Operating worldwide, they are committed to improving and saving lives.

Our client is seeking a leader to provide management and quality oversight and leadership for the site.

Discover more about our Site Director of Quality opportunity; its objectives, duties/responsibilities and the skills, experience and competencies needed to succeed.

Your objectives:

As the Site Director of Quality, you will be measured against the following objectives:

1) Ensuring operational coordination of Quality management.
2) Ensuring site inspection readiness to obtain the GMP certificate.
3) Facilitating change management and pushing Quality up the agenda.

What you will do:

As the Site Director of Quality, your duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Preparing and reviewing required GMP documents, assisting in inspection preparation to obtain the GMP certificate.
  • Supervising the preparation of areas for a variety of inspections and audits.
  • Conducting and/or participating in internal and external audits.
  • Evaluating, developing, and approving Quality Management System documentation.
  • Developing, updating, and implementing the system GMP documents, policies and standards for QA and QC.
  • Ensuring the fulfilment of all requirements regarding all QM systems and Change Control, deviation and risk management, qualification and validation, and self-inspections etc.
  • Coordinating and supervising that QC is conducted in accordance with legal requirements.
  • Ensuring that a high quality of products is achieved through qualification and validation based upon quality risk analysis, product quality assessments and ongoing verification.
  • Being responsible for QA support for clinical trials (GCP), and Good Pharmacovigilance Practice as aspects of the product life cycle.

What you will bring:

These are the skills and experience you will need to succeed as the Site Director of Quality:

  • Demonstratable leadership skills and proven experience motivating team members.
  • Confident decision-maker and ability to make practical, compliant decisions.
  • Persistence and determination to overcome setbacks and drive business performance.
  • Self-motivated and accountable individual prepared to fix any issues that arise.
  • Ability to quickly assess facts and make the appropriate decision when process/product quality may be impacted.
  • Previous experience facilitating change management in Quality.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Science related discipline or equivalent.

What you will get:

These are the perks and benefits that will complement your generous base salary:

  • Housing
  • Health insurance
  • Short-term bonus
  • Long-term bonus
Got what it takes?

To apply for the Site Director of Quality, click the ‘Apply’ button below or contact the Executive Search Consultant – Peter Vedde – on +44 (0)203 355 7050.

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