Site Quality Head

Posted 29 Jan 2020

Tres Cantos, Comunidad de Madrid - Spain

Req Id 202704


A career at our company is an ongoing journey of discovery: our around 56,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in healthcare, life science and performance materials. For more than 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others.

Your RoleAn exciting opportunity to lead the Quality Unit at the biotechnology site of Tres Cantos - Madrid (Quality Assurance, Quality Control and local Regulatory Compliance) to ensure that materials and products manufactured, controlled, stored and shipped by production meet the appropriate Quality Standards and are in compliance with current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMPs), Merck Healthcare Quality Systems and Regulatory files.

You will ensure the implementation and the monitoring of the site Quality System and to maintain up to date the registration and operational documents including Procedures, Specifications and Site Master File. You will guarantee the release of the drug substances, following GMP normative, the quality standards and corporate policies and procedures. You will provide a Quality Unit service to meet requirements and the company's business plans and strategies. You will be the site contact with Health Authorities for quality related activities.



Who you are: 

  • You have a Master Degree in Science or equivalent
  • You have a minimum of 10 years of experience in the Pharmaceutical industry in quality or manufacturing roles
  • You have demonstrated experience in Leadership roles
  • You are fluent in English (mandatory) and highly recommended Spanish



What we offer:  With us, there are always opportunities to break new ground. We empower you to fulfil your ambitions, and our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. We trust you with responsibility early on and support you to draw your own career map that is responsive to your aspirations and priorities in life. Join us and bring your curiosity to life!

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