QA Manager

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Good Clinical Practice (GCP)
  3. United Kingdom
Norfolk, England
Posting date: 08 Jan 2020
This vacancy has now expired

A leading biometrics CRO, supporting global pharma, biotech, medical device and animal health partners with innovative clinical development services, is currently recruiting a QA Manager.

Job Responsibilities:

Management of the quality system processes and procedures and the Quality Assurance team

  • Managing departmental objectives and budget.
  • Managing a risk based internal audit system and continually review and develop appropriate metrics for QA annual Trend Analysis including tracking and trending of CAPAs.
  • Managing the risk-based service provider audit programme and perform key service provider audits as required.
  • Planning, co-ordinating and following-up on the internal and external audits undertaken by the auditing team.
  • Managing and host regulatory authority inspections and sponsor audits by the Quality Assurance team.
  • Managing the QA team workloads.
  • Undertaking team appraisals.
  • Providing operational staff with expert advice and support in relation to good quality practice regulations and guidelines and process knowledge.
  • Developing, organising and providing quality management and regulatory training for all staff, consultants and where required Sponsors.
  • Responsible for the management of SQN-Clinical eQMS (Q-Pulse) system
  • Deputises for the archivist as required.

Management of the quality system design, controls and continuous improvement programme

  • Leading, developing and executing company strategy and operating structure for all quality and regulatory matters in relation to the principles of Good Clinical Practice.
  • Driving quality and compliance infrastructure development to ensure appropriate policies, procedures and best practices are in place.
  • Delivering a multi-year strategy within quality management to ensure competitive advantage and continuous improvement.
  • Facilitating business relationships with internal stakeholders at all levels.
  • Partnering with colleagues to proactively identify and mitigate risks.
  • Managing and providing Quality Assurance consultancy as required.

Skills & Requirements:

  • Demonstrable multitasking, project management, and execution skills.
  • Good interpersonal skills, including communication, presentation, persuasion, and influence.
  • Good organisational skills, including efficiency, punctuality, and collaboration in a team environment.
  • Proficiency with computer skills, such as MS Office.

To Apply:

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