Quality Director - External Manufacturing

SRG Premium is proud to be working as exclusive recruitment partner with this leading biopharmaceutical company in the search for a Quality Director, External Manufacturing, to be based out of their Berkshire UK site, in support of their Specialty Care business.

The External Manufacturing network is a critical aspect of the specialty care business due to a number of recent strategic acquisitions where products are supplied from CMO's. The Quality Director, External Manufacturing is a member of the Global Quality Leadership Team which defines and executes the company Quality Strategy.

This key role is critical to ensuring that an effective Quality function is further developed to support end-to-end supply chain processes within external manufacturing, and ensure that the quality of the company's products is enhanced, the patients' interests are protected and company objectives are met.

As Quality Director, External Manufacturing you will be responsible for Quality Leadership, Quality Assurance, Quality Control and End-to-End Supply Chain activities, in addition to management of a high performing Quality team.

You will also be responsible for implementing and maintaining the Quality Risk Management System, acting as Chair of the External Manufacturing Quality Council and for ensuring that department spend is in line with budget.

To be considered for this high profile position you will have a proven track record in operational quality management (GMP) combined with significant experience in the management of external CMO's and a proven track record of managing and developing quality teams. Experience in the manufacturing of biologics is essential along with a strong background of sterile products and aseptic filling.

To be successful in this role you will be a strong relationship builder and influencer with outstanding communication skills. A combination of experience gained within biopharmaceutical and contract manufacturing environments is highly desirable with an emphasis on technology transfer, supporting regulatory CMC activities and managing new product introductions and expanded commercial supply.

A strong leader you will be able to confidently take on a high performing, experienced quality management team in addition to building strong relationships with key stakeholders within the business.

For more information or to apply contact Holly Walsh on 07721 237759 or at holly.walsh@srg.co.uk

The recruiter has stated that all applicants for this job should be able to prove they are legally entitled to work in the UK. SRG is a trading name of Science Recruitment Group Ltd an Employment Business/Agency.