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Quality Services and Improvement Head

Madrid, Spain


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Quality Services and Improvement Head

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Job ID R0004932 Date posted 12/13/2018 Location Madrid, Spain

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Job Description

Purpose of the job:

Propose and lead critical improvement processes within the Tigenix organization. Plan, organize and lead projects related to continuous improvement in quality and productivity.

Major accountabilities

• Coordinate and lead teams to implement continuous improvement initiatives;
• Identify new analytical technologies and plan for implementation in conjunction with QC Head;
• Use Lean tools and methodologies that allow business results to be achieved and personnel to be developed, as well as to improve existing or new processes;
• Prepare budgets and manage the correct application of the resources assigned in the Quality Department;
• Implement Takeda's Culture of Quality program at the Tigenix site;

Skills, experiences and qualifications required for the job:

• Lean / OpEx knowledge and green belt training;
• Proven experience in the leadership of OPEX projects;
• Experience with the Minitab software;
• Experience working with complex organizations and the ability to work in all functions and with all levels of the organization where the owner may not have direct authority;
• Bachelor of Natural Sciences, preferably in Pharmacy, Biology or Chemistry;
• Minimum of 5 years of experience in the environment of the pharmaceutical, food or cosmetic industries.


Madrid, Spain

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