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Quality Systems Head

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Job ID R0008078 Date posted 04/03/2019 Location Madrid, Spain

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Job Description

Major accountabilities

  • Implement, manage and control the documentation system (LEADs);
  • Implement, manage and control the system of deviations, CAPAs, change control, complaints and remaining modules (EQMS);
  • Implement, manage and control SAP system for quality related tasks;
  • Manage suppliers and service providers to assure they comply with local, international and corporate standards;
  • Execute the GMP training and work colloboratively with other departments to structure the the overall training process;
  • Review and approve protocols and reports of qualification / validation of equipment, processes, cleaning, including IT.
  • Whatever other task in compliance with the CBA (art.22 & art.26).
  • Carry out the internal control responsibilities set forth for the procedures of your job.

Skills, experiences and qualifications required for the job:

  • Experience working with systems (document management, ERP, excursion management, etc.);
  • Experience with document management;
  • Experience with change control management;
  • Experience with the management of suppliers;
  • Experience with GMP training;
  • Knowledge of qualification I validation, including IT
  • Leadership skills;
  • 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 pharmaceutical industry;
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in QA / QC


Madrid, Spain

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Job ID R0008078

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