Quality Director

£0 per annum
28 Sep 2017
26 Oct 2017
Chris Carey
Contract Type
Full Time
We are currently looking for a Quality Director to join a Pharmaceutical Manufacturer based in the midlands area. As the Quality Director you will be responsible for the day to day management of the Quality Assurance team along side site based Quality Systems.


Your duties as the Quality Director will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. You will have crucial input in building and developing a Quality Assurance team. You will be responsible for ensuring that the QA team has the appropriate training and understanding of the site QMS, ensuring working efficiency. You will lead the team from the front, assisting with the development of the Quality Assurance team.

2. As the Quality Director, you will also be responsible for developing and implementing the Quality strategy for the company. You will lead senior management meetings, providing insight to site based Quality and will drive a quality culture throughout.

3. As well as leading and developing the QA team, you will also be responsible for developing and implement updates to the site Quality System (QMS). Continuous Improvement via lean tools should be used, with the aim to streamline processes and reduce variables.

4. You will also take charge of the Quality department activities, including budgeting, creating audit plans, locating areas of improvement and liaising with external contacts, including customers, clients and regulatory agencies.


To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Quality Director we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. Prior experience in a management position is essential. We are looking for a professional who has worked in a Pharmaceutical or Biotech business, developing the Quality Assurance teams.

2. Eligibility to act as a QP would be advantageous, however not essential. Membership of an appropriate professional body would also be preferential.

3. Experience working with regulatory agencies, including MHRA and FDA is a must.

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