Associate Director

Location: Mayo, Republic of Ireland Salary:
Sector: Quality Assurance (QA) Type: Permanent

One of the world's largest pharmaceutical companies have just recently expanded their Quality Operations in Westport, Co Mayo.

They are looking for an Associate Director Quality & QP to join their team and run one of the Quality functions within their three business units.

This is a excellent opportunity to work in a role that combines operational activity, people-management and strategic planning.

You will report to the Director of QA, as well as managing three direct reports from the Business Unit.

As Associate Director Quality & QP you will be responsible for;

  • QA oversight of all activities in the business unit ensuring the necessary GMP requirements are upheld
  • Motivate the Unit's employees to ensure all activities are performed in a GMP compliant manner through effective communication
  • Agree with the Director of QA and Business Unit Leader the delivery of the company quality plan and global regulatory requirements
  • Manage quality requirements for New Product Implementation
  • Approval of all records generated by the business unit, including but not limited to batch records, laboratory certificates of analysis, deviations, documents and product quality review reports
  • Represent the company in all business unit Ministries of Health inspections, ensuring the unit is audit-ready

Education & Requirements;

  • Degree in a Pharmaceutical Science and recognised QP qualification
  • Proven track record in a quality discipline in the Pharma/Medical Device environment
  • People-Management experience

The culture onsite is one of innovation and collaboration, you will be working with dedicated professionals that work towards improving patient care.

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