Director, Quality Assurance Management

Job Title: Director, Quality Assurance Management
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Galway
REF: 123979
Contact Name: Larry O’Leary
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 2 years ago

Job Description

Director, Quality Assurance Management
Our client, a high-tech healthcare manufacturing company based in Connacht, now seeks a Director Quality Assurance Management who will provide leadership onsite, ensuring quality function, goals and company KPIs are achieved within an FDA regulated cGMP manufacturing environment. This hire will provide effective leadership across the business, contributing to strategic programs and developing a high performing quality assurance team supporting operations in an FDA regulated environment.

The successful candidate will manage the Quality function, with oversight of a large Operations area that is generating significant revenue. Additional responsibility for all things Supplier Quality, Compliance and Auditing, Operational Excellence, Continuous Improvements and Program Management in line with KPIs.

This company has a number of incredibly new innovative products coming through development hence it is preferable candidates will have strong experience in managing the transition of new products from development to commercial manufacture.

This permanent role represents an attractive opportunity for career progression within site and global teams.

Requirements for ? Director, Quality Assurance Management:
Bachelors Degree in Science, Engineering or similar technical discipline.
Advanced qualifications are desirable.
Qualification / experience in Project Management is preferred.
10+ years plus Quality Management experience in a relevant area Pharma/Biotech/Medical Device, 3+ years of which in a Quality Management role.
Working knowledge of FDA regulations and all applicable European and ROW markets.
Proven ability to influence across function and at senior levels - building strong networks internally & externally.
Strong communication & influencing skills, and ability to manage & motivate a team.
Proven ability to manage complex quality issues and deliver against quality strategies.
Experienced in Quality Management troubleshooting / tools for fact base decisions making.
Proven Stakeholder Management experience.

Please phone Larry on +353 1-2302400 /

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