Quality Systems Lead – Biotech

Our client is one of the world’s leading biopharmaceutical companies having expanded rapidly in its short history, now boasting over 5,000 employees with offices in more than 40 countries. Part of a fortune 500 organisation, this company has grown as a result of an innovative internal development pipeline and an aggressive acquisition strategy. They seek to hire a Quality Systems Lead for their multi-product biotechnology plant in Leinster, which manufactures products for the treatment of rare diseases.

The Role:

As a new position, this role will serve as the lead for the Quality Assurance (QA) Systems function at our clients new biotechnology plant. The Quality Systems Lead will manage, plan and direct the Quality Systems and Compliance team, ensuring compliance with cGMP and corporate regulations.

The Person:

In order to be considered you must have the following:

  • BSc / BA / MSc in Science or related discipline
  • At least 10 years’ experience in the biotechnology and/or pharmaceutical industry (preferably both)
  • A proven people leader capable of developing people and teams
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Quality Management System tools, continuous improvement methodologies & in-depth understanding of site level products & related processes
  • Demonstrated expertise to effectively communicate within all levels of the organisation around concepts of design controls, design verification and validation activities; production & process controls; Corrective & Preventive Action (CAPA), complaints & risk management; product quality improvement using tools such as Six Sigma, DFR, etc.
  • Eligibility to work in the EU
  • Flexibility around some domestic and international travel

To discover more about this opportunity, apply now or contact Gillian McMurrough at HRM on +353 1 6321827 for a confidential discussion.

Salary: On Application Location: Leinster