QC Senior Associate Director (all genders)

Posted 28 Mar 2024

Aubonne, Vaud - Switzerland

Req Id 273083


Work Your Magic with us!

Ready to explore, break barriers, and discover more? We know you’ve got big plans – so do we! Our colleagues across the globe love innovating with science and technology to enrich people’s lives with our solutions in Healthcare, Life Science, and Electronics. Together, we dream big and are passionate about caring for our rich mix of people, customers, patients, and planet. That's why we are always looking for curious minds that see themselves imagining the unimaginable with us.

United As One for Patients, our purpose in Healthcare is to help create, improve and prolong lives. We develop medicines, intelligent devices and innovative technologies in therapeutic areas such as Oncology, Neurology and Fertility. Our teams work together across 6 continents with passion and relentless curiosity in order to help patients at every stage of life. Joining our Healthcare team is becoming part of a diverse, inclusive and flexible working culture, presenting great opportunities for personal development and career advancement across the globe.


Your Role:

  • To manage all Quality Control Activities, such as environmental monitoring, microbiological lab, product in-process, final release testing, raw materials incoming QC and all related activities as process improvement technology transfers, sub-contracting and GMP conformity.
  • To ensure that the Quality Control is compliant with current worldwide good manufacturing  practices  and regulatory requirements.
  • To ensure a consistent customer focused analytical service to Aubonne site to guarantee the supply of quality products according to the established  plan, good manufacturing  practices,  registration product files and site quality standards.
  • To ensure the use of validated/qualified analytical methods, systems and equipments. To ensure reliable and accurate QC documentation.
  • To ensure transfer of new analytical tests methods according to company needs.
  • Provide analytical support to the development or transfer of production processes, including validation batches.
  • To be the point of reference on site for all analytical activities, and projects. To program future instrument and Technology improvements.
  • To manage the capital budget for the department and all QC projects within agreed financial limits, providing regular reports and forecasts.


Who you are:

  • Chemistry, biology or pharmacy university degree
  • +10 years experience in biopharmaceuticals manufacturing in analytical, production or related fields / + 3 years experience in pharmaceutical analytics, Technology transfers, Project management
  • Proven large teams managerial experience, demonstrated leader with good communication skills (minimum 5 years)
  • Sound awareness of cGMP related aspects and health authorities requirements including experience in facing inspectors during inspections.
  • To react and resolve all managerial, technical and financial  issues in the  department  autonomously  in a timely and positive manner.
  • Innovative, Collaborative and Result driven
  • Fluent in French and English

What we offer: We are curious minds that come from a broad range of backgrounds, perspectives, and life experiences. We celebrate all dimensions of diversity and believe that it drives excellence and innovation, strengthening our ability to lead in science and technology. We are committed to creating access and opportunities for all to develop and grow at your own pace. Join us in building a culture of inclusion and belonging that impacts millions and empowers everyone to work their magic and champion human progress!
Apply now and become a part of our diverse team!

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