Supplier Quality Lead

Highly Competitive
Posting date: 08 Nov 2018
This vacancy has now expired

ProClinical is working with a leading global biopharmaceutical company that is seeking a Supplier Quality Engineer Lead to be based in Switzerland on a permanent basis.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Be a strategic member of the External Supply Quality team.
  • In this capacity, you will lead and manage divisional GMP supplier quality programs with a focus on supporting biotech manufacturing.
  • You will ensure appropriate quality and compliance management of the global supplier network under your responsibility, for both commercial and development production activities.
  • Supplier risks and KPIs will be monitored and communicated to the internal network.
  • In addition to program coordination for manufacturing sites, you will also manage strategic supplier relationships, participate in supplier selection and qualification for global projects, collaborate on cross-functional continuous improvement projects and be involved in development and implementation of quality standards and guidelines.

Skills and Requirements:

  • Science or Technology degree in a relevant discipline
  • Minimum 7 years Biopharmaceutical or Life Sciences industry experience
  • Strong knowledge of GMP & GDP regulations, FDA 21 CFR, EU GMP and ICH Guidelines
  • Experience managing supplier audits, quality agreements, change notifications, deviations and CAPA management
  • Business-fluent English skills, a second language is a plus
  • 20 - 40% travel, domestic and international

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