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Quality Control Manager

Brooklyn Park, Minnesota

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Takeda fosters a collaborative and stimulating work environment filled with opportunity and the chance to make a difference in people's lives. It is a workplace driven by integrity, one of Takeda’s long-held values that extends to both the patients we serve and our employees who develop and deliver medicines. Across our company, Takeda employees bring together diverse strengths that together create a stronger whole.

As one of the world’s leading biopharmaceutical companies, Takeda is committed to bringing Better Health and a Brighter future to people worldwide. We aspire to bring our leadership in translating science into life-changing medicines to the next level, in our core focus areas; oncology, gastroenterology, neuroscience, rare diseases, plasma-derived therapies, and vaccines.

Every day, employees working in Takeda’s Global Manufacturing and Supply Chain, and Global Quality business units are shaping the future of healthcare. They are breaking down barriers and ensuring our life-changing medicines are available, accessible, and affordable to patients. Join us and discover a career that is life-changing for you – and life-changing patients all over the world.

Takeda’s Brooklyn Park manufacturing facility provides long-term strategic benefits by enhancing Takeda’s capacity to manufacture additional commercial products and investigational drugs under clinical development. This plant allows Takeda to establish and develop direct commercial bio-manufacturing expertise, and is poised to be a world-class biologics drug substance production facility. When fully constructed, it will be a 215,000 square-foot facility manufacturing multiple antibody products, including Entyvio.

We are a passionate team doing important work that impacts patients’ lives. If you are driven to create better health and a brighter future, join us!

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  • Here, you will feel welcomed, respected, and valued as a vital contributor our global team.

  • Bold initiatives, continuous improvement, and creativity are at the heart of how we bring scientific breakthroughs from the lab to patients.

  • Our people-first mission extends beyond patients to include their families, communities, and our own Takeda family.

  • Through trust and respect, you will have genuine support from leaders, managers, and colleagues to do your best work.

  • A strong, borderless team, we strive together towards our priorities and inspiring mission.

  • Recognized for our culture and way of working, we’re one of only 13 companies to receive Top Global Employer® status for 2018.

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Quality Control Manager

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Job ID R0011606 Date posted 10/10/2019 Location Brooklyn Park, Minnesota

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Job Description

Manager, Quality Control

Are you looking for a patient-focused company that will inspire you and support your career? If so, be empowered to take charge of your future at Takeda. Join us as a Manager, Quality Control in our Brooklyn Park, MN office.

Here, everyone matters and you will be a vital contributor to our inspiring, bold mission. As a Manager, Quality Control working on the Quality team, you will be empowered to Represent QC business processes and mentor QC Analyst, and a typical day will include:

POSITION OBJECTIVES:

  • Supervise and mentor QC Analysts on a daily basis
  • Responsible for leading and managing complex projects of diverse scope within QC and cross-functionally.
  • Proactively plans and prioritizes lab operations, managing operational efficiency and budget
  • Independently exercises judgment for broadly defined practices, procedures and policies to select methods, techniques and evaluation criterion
  • Decisions have a high impact on future Quality Control processes and procedures and may affect other departments within the organization

POSITION ACCOUNTABILITIES:

  • Demonstrate an understanding of company priorities, objectives and project timelines. This includes understanding how QC activities affect the business.
  • Demonstrate a thorough theoretical understanding and sound scientific judgment to assess analytical outcomes, data and results, and direct work actions.
  • Review SOPs, studies, validation documentation, change controls and investigations to maintain compliance.
  • Independently manage personnel development, annual performance reviews and performance issues with minimal guidance.

EDUCATION, BEHAVIORAL COMPETENCIES AND SKILLS:

Bachelors or Master’s Degree in any Life Sciences with relevant laboratory coursework and 8+ years of relevant experience, 3+ years supervisory experience preferred

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

In general, the position requires a combination of sedentary work and standing for extended periods of time in the Quality Control labs

TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS:

Willingness to travel to various meetings or training, this could include overnight trips

Requires approximately 5% travel

WHAT TAKEDA CAN OFFER YOU:

  • 401(k) with company match and Annual Retirement Contribution Plan
  • Tuition reimbursement Company match of charitable contributions
  • Health & Wellness programs including onsite flu shots and health screenings
  • Generous time off for vacation and the option to purchase additional vacation days
  • Community Outreach Programs

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Takeda is an EEO employer of minorities, women, disabled, protected veterans, and considers qualified applicants with criminal histories in accordance with applicable laws. For more information, visit http://www.takeda.us/careers/EEO_Policy_Statement.aspx

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Locations

Brooklyn Park, MN

Worker Type

Employee

Worker Sub-Type

Regular

Time Type

Full time

Job ID R0011606

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