Director of Quality Control

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Our client, a leading life sciences company, is currently recruiting a Director of Quality Control who will infuse the quality control team with their talent, energy and leadership skills. This is an exceptional opportunity to join a corporate culture that is known for its innovative and growth-oriented vision. Responsibilities include:

1) Provide leadership in the design and execution of strategies for regulatory submissions in close collaboration with other company functions
2) Ensure the accuracy of all reports and documents issued by Quality Control
3) Keep management informed of regulatory status of products and significant regulatory issues
4) Manages and prepares regulatory documents and submissions in accordance with business strategies
5) Implement systems and procedures required for environmental monitoring programs as required 
6) Oversee investigations and review batch records, analytical data, manufacturing/packaging deviations
7) Collaborate proper teams to achieve efficiencies in the scheduling, prioritization of activities, and resource management in MRP systems
8) Ensure staff stay true to product related trade compliance 
9) Ensure Quality Control meets quality management system requirements and other regulations as required
10) Lead quality control activities and collaborate with other departments to drive continuous improvement
11) Track progress of Quality Control operations by reporting key performance indicators and metrics
12) Propose, justify and manage departmental operating and capex budgets
13) Manage and evaluate direct reports through regular one-on-one and team meetings
14) Assess training needs of direct reports and ensure training and development needs are met within department plans and budgets 
15) Make sure all legal and environmental obligations, policies and procedures are understood and followed by QC team


  • 1) A university degree is required. Although all candidates are welcome and encouraged to apply, preference will be given to those with degrees in a relevant field
    2) Appropriate full-time work experience is mandatory (no students or fresh graduates please)
    3) Recent experience in the life sciences industry is strongly preferred
    4) Preference will be given to candidates with recent experience in directing quality control For the right leader, this is a wonderfully rewarding role with tremendous growth prospects. If you are qualified and think you're a strong fit for this role, please apply ASAP. We thank all applicants, but only candidates who meet our client's criteria will be contacted.


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