Quality Supplier Manager

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Good Distribution Practice (GDP)
  3. United Kingdom
London, England
Posting date: 13 Dec 2020

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Quality Supplier Manager in England. In this role you will be responsible for the Quality management of assigned Supply Chains, supporting the External Supply organization. You will also be responsible for all Quality activities that directly support the establishment and execution of Quality Management of Product Supply Chains covering end to end supply of the externally sourced products. This is a chance to work at an ambitious pharmaceutical company.

Job Responsibilities

  • Collaborates with and influences other Quality professionals across the organization to ensure consistent application and execution of key quality systems
  • Responsible for the Supply Chain Quality Master data in the SAP systems
  • Responsible for quality issues escalation and resolution to maintain the flow of products and documents to meet Customer, receiving Site objectives
  • Works with applicable Site support groups on projects (capital and non-capital) that impact the PCO assigned area, and proactively ensures GMP and regulatory compliance during the planning, execution and closeout phases of these projects
  • Collaborates with, and influences, other PCO/assigned area members to facilitate process improvements and risk assessments; benchmarks internal and external Quality practices to identify innovative efficient and effective practices
  • Collaborates in data analysis and report creation on quality metrics and key performance indicators
  • Builds effective business relationships with Customers and receiving sites
  • Assists in the production of, or contribution to, quality documentation (including SOPs, Q & C Manual Procedures, etc)
  • Actively participates in CI/PPS activities in Supply Chains and QMS
  • Develops and maintains a high level of understanding of the technical production process and quality systems being utilized within the PCO Management team
  • Accountable for Quality decision-making; works directly with the Supply Chain Management leader and other team members to deliver objectives
  • Ensures compliance with all GMP Compliance and Regulatory requirements by providing coaching, mentoring and consultation to the Supply Chain Management Team and Sr. QSMs involved in Supplier management
  • Provides functional direction when required

Skills and Requirements

  • Bachelor degree in a science / technical field such as Pharmacy, Biology, Chemistry or Engineering, or equivalent experience
  • Strong demonstrated knowledge of cGMPs, Quality Systems and the pharmaceutical supply chain environment
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Strong negotiating/influencing skills
  • Ability to work independently and under own initiative

To Apply

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