Quality Improvement Lead

Job Title: Quality Improvement Lead
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dublin
REF: 123189
Contact Name: John Reid
Contact Email: johnr@rftgroup.ie
Job Published: about 4 years ago

Job Description

Quality Improvement Lead

My client a leading Pharmaceutical company now require a Quality Improvement Lead to join their expanding team.

This is a newly created position for their Irish site and it reports into the VP of Quality.

The Quality Improvement Lead is responsible for defining the strategic direction of the Quality Department, particularly focusing on Continuous Improvement (Agile) and Quality Culture activities.

This is a permanent role based in Dublin and it comes with a good salary with good benefits.

Responsibilities of Quality Improvement Lead

Defining and monitoring strategic objectives for the Quality function in line with site and Global Quality objectives.
Leading change and continuous improvement for the Quality function.
Actively participating in the site Agile programme as a Quality representative.
Defining and leading innovation projects within Quality and participating in site innovation projects.
Leading the Lab Excellence programme and participating in Global Lab Excellence activities.
Leading the site Quality Culture programme and participating in Global Quality Culture activities.
Defining and ongoing monitoring of the Quality budget (operational and capex).
Resource planning and monitoring of resource requirements within Quality.
Implementing and continually monitoring effective Key Performance Indicators within Quality.
Effectively promoting and communicating Quality Improvement activities to the site and the Global organisation.
Acting as a designee to the Site Quality Head as required.
Supervisory duties for Quality personnel may be part of the role.
Assuming responsibilities in any work area of the Quality Department as required by business needs.

Requirements of Quality Improvement Lead :

Primary Degree in a scientific discipline
Yellow Belt and Green Belt training is desirable
Minimum of 7 years' experience in the pharmaceutical industry
Minimum 3 years' experience in a Continuous Improvement / Agile role
QC laboratory experience is strongly desired
Strong project management and organisational skills

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