BioPharma GLP QA Manager

Covance Inc Located in: Salt Lake City,  Utah
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Covance's BioA Laboratory is hiring a QA Manager for their team in Salt Lake City. People management experience and at least 8 years of GXP quality experience is required. 

Essential Job Duties (* indicates potential direct client interaction)

• Plays a lead role in representing Covance during inspections by external bodies (both clients and national regulators).*

• Enhances Covance’s external profile, and develops an effective network, through active participation in external industry and regulatory forums.*

• Responsibility for QA operations at a single site or across multiple sites, typically with up to 15 staff in total.*

• Accountable for budgetary planning and cost control for their assigned areas of responsibility.

• Designs and delivers training as necessary to enhance regulatory awareness within their area(s) of responsibility.

• Accountable for design and implementation of local audit practices that fulfill regulatory requirements.

• Responsibility to use the resources at their disposal to effectively identify potential compliance issues in a timely manner, and ensure they are reported to the appropriate levels of management in order to achieve satisfactory resolution for the business.

• Leads process improvement and harmonization efforts that promote best practices.

• Bachelor of Science/Arts (BS/BA) degree; degree in a science field is preferred (e.g. chemistry, biology, animal science)
• Recognised qualifications to support proficiency in basic maths and english (precise details will be dependent on the country of location).
• Ability to perform basic computer skills (e.g., Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

All candidates would be considered on their own respective merits, but the following is the typical level of experience held by individuals in this position:

• At least 8 years experience in a GxP-regulated environment.
• Experience of people management and leadership roles
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Covance Inc. is proud to be the only drug development company with a full range of research and development services—from lead optimization, to commercialization and life cycle management. Covance, headquartered in Princeton, NJ, is the drug development business of LabCorp with global operations in more than 30 countries.


Seniority Level:
Management / Supervisory
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Managing a team of:
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