Quality Manager

Job Title: Quality Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
REF: 122682
Contact Name: John Reid
Contact Email: johnr@rftgroup.ie
Job Published: over 5 years ago

Job Description

Quality Manager

My client a leading Multinational Healthcare Manufacturing company now require a Quality Manager to join their expanding team.

Reporting to the Managing Director the Quality Manager is responsible for the management, direction and co-ordination of all quality activities across the site.

This is a permanent role based in Dublin.

Responsibilities of a Quality Manager

To ensure compliance with the requirements of Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) and Good Laboratory Practice (GLP)
? To oversee and direct the management of the QA, QC, and the QP function.
? To ensure that adequate resources and appropriately trained and experienced personnel are available to manage the Quality System
? To manage the plant recall procedure.
? To oversee plant validation.
? To ensure adequate records are in place to provide full traceability.
? To ensure all GMP critical SOPs and batch records are approved by the Quality Department and to ensure that all Quality documentation is maintained up-to- date and compliant with cGMP.
? To lead all Regulatory and Customer GMP Inspections and to manage related follow-up activities.
? To manage the site internal auditing procedure.
? To approve and monitor contract manufacturers and contract testing laboratories.
? To be the contact person for interactions with the HPRA and other Regulatory Authorities as required.
? To act as Management Representative and to manage the maintenance of the Quality System as required by the Medical Device Regulations.
? Review customer complaints and modify processes as necessary to eliminate defects.
? Manage quality metrics across the site and ensure adherence to site quality targets.
? Drive key changes and continuous improvement in site Quality systems and procedures.
? To manage and guide the activities of the Quality Management personnel and to monitor and review performance.
? To perform the role of Responsible Person overseeing the wholesale activities in compliance with WDA licence.

Requirements of a Quality Manager

A minimum of 8 years post-graduation experience in Quality environment with at least 3 years in a management role.
? A third level qualification in a scientific discipline and relevant experience in the pharmaceutical industry.
? In addition you must have fulfilled the education requirements for the role of the Qualified Person.
? Good organisational ability and initiative to be able to work to and meet deadlines in a result orientated environment.
? Strong leadership skills and the ability to work in cross-functional team environments, as well as independently.
? Knowledge of lean systems and tools
? Experience of continuous improvement within

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For more information please contact John at The RFT Group / www.rftgroup.ie / 01 2302400 or click apply below