High Responsibility in a Dynamic Environment

For our client, a global player in the pharmaceutical industry, we have been appointed to find an outstanding professional for the position of

Head Quality

You lead a team of QA and QC experts on a manufacturing site who ensure that all aspects of operational business comply with legal, GMP and regulatory requirements as well as corporate quality policies. You guide your group of senior experts who guarantee all products are released on time in accordance with specifications and in a safe, efficient and cost-effective manner. You supervise inspections within the company and lead external audits successfully through approvals. Your role also includes key performance reportings and comprehensive budget responsibility. By driving continuous improvement you ensure that the department maintains and further improves a high level of competence. As a leader by example you set clear targets, plan resources, provide direction and support and motivate the teams. Furthermore, you are in close collaboration with your peers on various management and executive levels.

We are looking for a convincing, result-driven senior personality with sound education in science and relevant experience in a pharmaceutical manufacturing environment. You have outstanding leadership and negotiation skills and are an agile and decisive communicator with solid business acumen. You are strongly focussed on your goals, and are used to working in a self-assured manner at top levels. The successful candidate is a pro-active personality with natural authority, excellent communication skills in German and English as well as experience of working in an international matrix organisation. If you are a self-motivated senior professional who strives to develop and succeed in a dynamic global environment, please send your résumé and motivation letter.

  • Job title Head Quality
  • Sector Industrie
  • Region Nordwestschweiz
  • Status Archiv
  • Your consultant
    Claudia Zachmann (CZA)
    Claudia Zachmann - czachmann(at)cms-ag.ch
    Corporate Management Selection C.M.S. AG Zürich
    Carmenstrasse 24, 8032 Zürich
    Tel. +41 44 250 40 00

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Claudia Zachmann

Tel. +41 44 250 40 00

Education & Experience

Business training, certified mediator, NDK in marketing & communications, CAS in result-oriented coaching (IAP). Many years of experience in finance and personnel, with focus on recruitment. Subsequently many years of activity as product manager in an international media corporation.

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