Interim - Head of Quality - IVD (m/w/d)

Highly Competitive
  1. Contract
  2. Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP)
  3. Germany
Mainz (55129), Germany
Posting date: 04 Sep 2023

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Proclinical are recruiting for an Interim - Head of Quality - IVD (m/w/d) to join an organisation. This role is on a contract basis and is located in Germany.


  • Handle the quality budget, which involves capital expenditures, headcounts and expenses.
  • Cooperate with any other divisions, which involves R&D, manufacturing, and supply chain, to guarantee quality is built into every attribute of the company's products and processes.
  • Recognise and execute best practices and constant improvement initiatives to advance the quality system and drive effectiveness.
  • Offer training and assist all divisions on quality-linked concerns, which involves corrective and preventative actions, risk management and validation.
  • Guarantee compliance with all suitable guidelines, regulations and standards which involves ISO, MDSAP, etc.
  • Form and uphold efficient relationships with regulatory authorities and customers in promoting adequate and effective discussion pathways.
  • Other duties may be assigned to this role.

Key Skills and Requirements:

  • Educated to a degree level in an engineering, scientific, or a similar discipline though a master's would be ideal.
  • At least 10 years of experience within quality assurance and control, ideally within a medical device or IVD organisation.
  • Know-how of quality management systems, guidelines and standards which involves FDA 21 CFR 820, ISO 13485, IVDR 2017/746 and any other significant regulatory bodies.
  • Acquaintance with lean six sigma strategies would be beneficial to the role.

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Ciro Civale at +49 69 50955443.

Proclinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.

Proclinical Staffing is an equal opportunity employer.