Experis Engineering are currently looking for a driven and competent Quality Supplier Manager for AstraZeneca in Södertälje. Do you want to take your next career step witing life science at an exciting and reward-winning company? Let Experis Engineering open the doors to your dream job - send in your application as soon as possible!
AstraZeneca is a global, innovation-driven biopharmaceutical business that focuses on the discovery, development and commercialization of prescription medicines for some of the world's most serious diseases. At AstraZeneca every one of our employees makes a difference to patient lives everyday.
Big success can come from seeing potential in something small. We empower our people to seek these out, and we support them to pursue the opportunities they find.
We are now seeking for a Quality Supplier Manager to join the Global Supplier Quality (GSQ) team, located in Macclesfield UK or Södertälje Sweden.
GSQ provides Quality oversight globally for approximately 1,600 supplier sites in AstraZeneca Operations and was launch in January 2018. The scope of the organization includes outsourced API, Biologics CMOs, Direct Materials, Formulation and Packing CMOs, Critical General Services, Contract Laboratories, Certification of Materials and the global IT System for Supplier Management.
As a Quality Supplier Manager (QSM) you will hold responsibility for the Quality management of assigned External Suppliers.
You will be responsible for all Quality activities that directly support execution of Quality Management of Suppliers for assigned suppliers. This includes, but is not limited to, the Quality System oversight and/or performance of the following activities: change control, product quality complaint, S&L complaint and deviation investigations, quality issue management and escalation, Quality Agreements (establishment and maintenance) between AZ and External Suppliers and between GSQ and AZ Operations Sites.
Within the Global Supplier Quality (GSQ) organization you will hold responsibility for the oversight and ownership of Quality Systems. You will support the Quality Professionals involved in Quality Supplier and Product Supply Chain Management within the assigned categories.
In addition, the preparation and submission of periodic Supplier Quality Assessments, Regulatory Agency interactions and serving as Quality leaders on NPI, new supplier introductions, In Licensing, strategic sourcing projects, process optimization and product transfer projects, as these relate to Quality Supplier management, are also within the scope of this role. Regulatory Agency interaction includes preparation for, and management of, Regulatory Agency inspections at External Suppliers and AZ sites.
This position requires strong cross-functional ways of working with non-Quality members.
Minimum Requirements - Education and Experience
* Bachelor degree in a science / technical field such as Pharmacy, Biology, Chemistry or Engineering
* Proven broad experience in either the pharmaceutical operations environment or pharmaceutical Quality Assurance role
* Able to demonstrate strong knowledge of cGMPs, Quality Systems and the pharmaceutical supply chain environment
* A strong understanding of industry standards such as Pharmacopeia, ISO standards, etc.
* Experience of working cross-functionally and managing significant improvement initiatives - project management skills
Skills and Capabilities
With the ability to work independently under your own initiative, you will be a strong influencer with good problem-solving skills.
What can Experis offer you?
As a consultant at Experis Engineering we are happy to offer you the opportunity to develop your knowledge within different fields at some of Sweden's leading companies. At Experis we are very proud of our consultants and together we find the right career-paths and challenges for you!
We do have high expectations on you, and in return we offer you great possibilities and opportunities in your work-life. We work together by setting plans for you on how we can collaborate for you to reach your own personal goals and develop professionally.
At Experis we strive for a good work and life balance. You will get a permanent employment in accordance with union agreements, including overtime payment, vacation, occupational pension and insurances.
Contact and application:
Please send in your CV as soon as possible through the link on the page. We do not have the possibility to receive applications through e-mail, but should you have questions about the job or the role as a consultant at Experis, please feel free to contact Talent Acquisition Specialist Camilla Forssberg at Camilla.Forssberg@se.experis.com or 08-736 19 23