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QC Manager

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Ireland  Waterford, Ireland
Management, English

Job Description:

Job Title
QC Manager

About the Opportunity
To lead a section of Quality Control organisation for the Waterford site. To ensure the provision of an efficient, independent product assessment capability to verify that all products are manufactured consistently, meeting pre-defined specifications and requirements. To provide analytical support to Manufacturing on quality related issues. Ensure that the requirements of cGMP are met at all times. To develop the skills, capabilities and contribution of direct reports via the performance management processes. To develop the succession potential of all employees within the group via established talent management processes.

About Sanofi Business Unit
The multiple national award-winning Sanofi Waterford biopharmaceutical and medical device campus is located in Waterford on Ireland's southeast coast. Established in 2001 and now with more than 700 employees, the site has seen more than EUR600m invested in state-of-the-art infrastructure and technology. Diversification continues to bring new products to Waterford and the expanded site portfolio continues to create new opportunities.

Key responsibilities
* To lead all aspects of product quality testing proactively and in accordance with cGMP. To ensure the availability of adequate facilities, trained personnel and approved procedures for sampling, inspecting and testing starting materials, packaging materials, intermediate, bulk and finished products and monitoring environmental conditions for GMP purposes. To be responsible for improvement in cycle times in all QC related activities. To ensure spending is forecasted and executed in accordance with agreed budgets.
* To ensure that the customer requirements for the QC organisation are clearly understood and agreed and are consistently and reliably met. To provide people leadership to the team, including developing and maintaining succession plans for the QC teams. To be an active contributor to the QO&MPT Leadership team.
* Ability to work contribute as part of the management ream to the overall success of the site and build strong cross functional relationships.
* To ensure effective flexible and efficient deployment of available resources, including the proactive transfer to resources between QC teams to meet varying workloads.
* To provide a proactive and effective support for operational cGMP compliance activities and HSE initiatives in line with site systems.
* To manage the safety performance of QC according to national legislation, site procedures and other initiatives.

To excel in this role you will need to have:

Essential requirements:
* Degree in Science (Chemistry, Microbiology or Pharmacy preferred).
* Post-graduate studies as appropriate to augment primary degree is preferred.
* Previous Lab Management or Team Leader experience is essential.

* Operational experience of quality laboratories in a fast-moving manufacturing environment.
* Detailed knowledge of quality management systems.
* Effective technical knowledge of pharmaceutical plants.
* Knowledge of requirements for cGLP, pharmacopoeial methods and stability.
* Full understanding of relevant quality and compliance regulations.
* Able to manage projects to plan/budget.
* Effective facilitator.
* Good communication skills at organisation, team and individual levels.
* Understands KPI's for the site.

What Sanofi can offer you:
* A role where you are instrumental to creating best practice and as the organisation grows, you can too.
* We offer a generous package including flexible benefits, and are committed to helping you have a healthy work-life balance throughout your career with us.

At Sanofi diversity and inclusion is foundational to how we operate and is embedded in our Core Values. We respect the diversity of our people, their backgrounds and experiences. We recognize to truly tap into the richness diversity brings we must lead with inclusion and have a workplace where those differences can thrive and be leveraged to empower the lives of our employees, patients and customers.

About Sanofi
Empower Life Everyday
At Sanofi we work across human health from vaccines to rare diseases, and consumer healthcare. This creates opportunities to work across different areas to build a diverse and exciting career. Sanofi has the capabilities and resources to support your aspirations to fulfill your ambitions and be the best you can be.
Our purpose at Sanofi is to work passionately every day to understand and solve healthcare needs of people across the world. Our ambition is by 2025, to be a top 3 innovative, global and diversified human healthcare company. One that embraces transformative technologies and is focused on its area of excellence, which means we're not there to try to solve everybody's problems. We want to focus on those areas where we know we are making a difference.
The values we are live by are teamwork, courage, respect and integrity.

We are proud to have been awarded Global Top Employer 2021!


At Sanofi diversity and inclusion is foundational to how we operate and embedded in our Core Values. We recognize to truly tap into the richness diversity brings we must lead with inclusion and have a workplace where those differences can thrive and be leveraged to empower the lives of our colleagues, patients and customers. We respect and celebrate the diversity of our people, their backgrounds and experiences and provide equal opportunity for all

Source: Company website
Posted on: 26 Nov 2021
Industry: Health Care
Languages: English
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