Quality Assurance Manager

  • Company: Through Executive Search by KPMG
  • Date posted: 17 Oct
  • Ref. Code: INT-QAM-3177

Description / Requirements

Our client is a pharmaceutical company innovative in its field with a dynamic expansion plan in international markets.


  • Focuses on the management and maintance of quality systems guaranteeing the records’ accuracy and quality.
  • Ensures that self-inspections are performed at appropriate regular intervals and that products’ national law requirements are adhered to. 
  • Prepares and coordinates Health Authority Inspections and/or Partners audits along with the related department (PV, Logistics etc.).
  • Approves any subcontracted activities which may impact on GDP.
  • Assures the timely implementation of corrective and preventive actions (CAPA).
  • Coordinates and promptly performs any recall operations for medicinal products.
  • Approves any returns to saleable stock and manages the final disposition of returned, rejected, recalled or falsified products.
  • Ensures that both suppliers and customers are approved and that relevant complaints are dealt effectively.
  • Oversees the design and implementation of training programs on GDP and Quality Systems.

Candidate profile

  • Bachelor's Degree in Pharmacy, Chemistry, Chemical Engineering or Biotechnology. A Postgraduate Degree in relevant functions will be considered as an asset.
  • ISO 9001 Auditing Certification or other Quality/GDP will be preferable.
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in a relevant position within well-established pharmaceutical company.
  • Thorough knowledge of GDP and applicable local regulations.
  • Very good command of English (spoken and written).
  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
  • Advanced communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong multi-tasking ability as well as organizational and prioritization skills.
  • Team working mentality.
  • Strategic thinking and proactive mindset.


The company offers a competitive remuneration package and excellent career prospects.