Senior QA Consultant

Senior QA Consultant

National assignments, headquarters Hoofddorp - 32/38 hours

Job description:

As a senior QA consultant at Progress-PME, you will fulfil a leading role in various quality-related assignment at our clients within the pharmaceutical- and biotechnology industry or healthcare sector. For example, you lead a significant quality improvement project, or you implement a quality management system, or you are the leader in an (FDA) inspection readiness program. Some of our Senior Consultants also act as an ad-interim quality manager or director. You support the client in the development, implementation, training and evaluation of their quality systems to ensure acceptance in the client’s organisation and operations. You can lead and perform, independently or in a team, audits, gap analyses and risk assessments.

Our job requirements:

  • a University or Higher Professional Education (HBO) degree in biotechnology, chemical technology, biochemistry, pharmacy, or similar;
  • 10-15 years of relevant QA work experience in the (bio)pharmaceutical industry, within different companies preferably including (senior) QA management positions; 
  • experience with IGJ or FDA inspections, preferably in a leading role;
  • broad project management experience;
  • extensive knowledge of pharmaceutical production and familiarity with cGMP requirements and other relevant regulations and guidelines, for example for quality management systems;
  • experience with and understanding of ISO is a pré;
  • experience in designing and implementation of quality improvement plans, policies, procedures and management reports; 
  • effective communication skills; 
  • high proficiency in Dutch and English.

Your profile:

  • pro-active, pragmatic, flexible and customer-oriented;
  • accustomed to balancing quality-related and operational activities;
  • accustomed to working in a dynamic organisation;
  • thorough and systematic approach;
  • capable of advising, persuading and motivating others;
  • accustomed to communication at both senior and middle management levels and on operator level;
  • capable of providing training courses for all layers of the organisation;
  • accustomed to communication/consultation with government authorities and supporting health inspections;
  • teamplayer.

We offer:

  • a healthy growing company with an informal work environment and focus on human capital;
  • a varied job in challenging projects at renowned companies in the life sciences & healthcare industry;
  • opportunities for professional development, both in practice and through courses, trainings and networking events;
  • short communication lines, personal commitment, team spirit;
  • an interesting and learning environment;
  • a healthy work-life balance;
  • a competitive salary and benefits;
  • a company car.

More information?

For more information about this position, please contact Marcel van der Putten, HR Manager, Telephone number: +31 (0)235635016 or +31 (0)615226935.

For more information please contact:

Marcel van der Putten
HR Manager

Office: +31 (0)235635016
Mobile:  +31 (0)615226935.

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