Director QA/QC

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Senior/Director & VP
  3. Switzerland
Basel, Switzerland
Posting date: 14 Jun 2024

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Proclinical is seeking a dedicated and experienced Director for Quality Assurance/Quality Control. The successful candidate will be responsible for establishing, implementing and maintaining a quality management system for a preclinical stage biotechnology company. This role offers a unique opportunity to contribute to a fast-growing enterprise and work within an experienced, vibrant, and agile team.


  • Develop and implement a comprehensive quality management system that aligns with regulatory requirements and industry standards.
  • Contribute to the development and maintenance of a suitable quality strategy and standards.
  • Create and maintain essential quality documents and procedures, ensuring compliance.
  • Review and approve GMP documents and GMP quality events.
  • Prepare for batch release by external QP(s) and act as QA representative in development teams.
  • Support vendor qualification including planning and execution of vendor audits.
  • Establish plans for Quality Control and audit policies of vendors.
  • Provide guidance for the supply chain and release processes of clinical phase I products.
  • Lead the development and implementation of training programs for quality management system requirements.
  • Conduct internal and external audits to ensure compliance with regulations, standards and SOPs.
  • Collaborate with senior management to identify and implement process improvements and quality initiatives.

Key Skills and Requirements:

  • Proven experience in (GMP) Quality Assurance in the Biopharmaceutical Industry.
  • Deep understanding of GxP principles and essentials for an early-stage QM system.
  • Ability to develop practical approaches for quality assurance in a development-focused start-up environment.
  • Experience with internal and/or external audits.
  • Team player spirit and a resourceful and fast learning mindset.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Knowledge of electronic document or quality management system is a plus.

Interested or know someone who might be? Reach out to Antoine Mortiaux using the following:


📞 +33 188 888 168

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If you are interested in learning more or applying to this exciting opportunity, please complete the form below and attach a copy of your CV. Alternatively, for further details or to talk directly to a life sciences recruitment specialist, please request a call back at the top of this page.

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