Manager: External Supply Quality (12 month Contract)

Position: Manager: External Supply Quality (12 month contract)
Position Type: 12 Month Contract
Sector: Pharmaceutical Industry
Location: Cape Town
Reference: MESQ – CPT – MK
Pharmaceutical Industry experience is a non-negotiable requirement – position responsibilities relate to vaccine manufacturing
Our Multinational Pharmaceutical Industry client requires a Manager: External Supply Quality to increasing the impact of Quality Operations. This position will be responsible for Quality Management & ensuring the quality of products manufactured & packaged by third party manufacturers. You will be required to be based in Cape Town for the duration of the contract (Non-negotiable).
Qualification / Experience Requirements, but not limited to:
    • Minimal qualification requirement Bs or BA Science, or other suitable related technical discipline
    • Minimum of 5 to 8 years experience gained in pharmaceutical manufacturing industry with GXP
    • 3 to 4 years Product Quality Assurance experience
    • Experience liaising with Third party pharmaceutical manufactures advantageous
    • Expertise gained in aseptic/ biotech manufacturing advantageous
    • Excellent communication skills, relating to verbal, negotiation skills being diplomatic in communication, report writing and presentation
    • Liaising with stakeholders internal and external  
    • Showcase proven skill to manage multiple projects
    • Showcase proven skill to coordinate and prioritize/organize tasks, perform independently & report items to Management as required
    • Showcase proven expertise gained in managing complex quality & compliance tasks in manufacturing plant or with third party contractor
    • Ability to manage cross functional projects, resolve conflicts, take initiative, be proactive & persistent  
    • Broad GMP & technical expertise to manage emerging issues
    • Responsible for Quality Assurance Management for Third Party Manufacturers
    • Responsible to ensure products supplied are manufactured & tested in accordance to cGMPs, registration file & other country specific requirements
    • This position will work with the Vaccine team & in collaboration with contract manufacturer, supporting effective technology transfer
    • Support and ensure leading the development, implementation & support of QA & QC systems
    • Expertise & ability to work independently & operate with minimal supervision, interacting with all levels of management both at contract manufacturers
    • Spokesperson for External Supply Quality & is required to build and maintain excellent business relations pertaining to the position’s responsibilities ensuring objective is achieved (External Supply, Regulatory, Technical Support, Quality, PGS sites and R&D etc.)
Please apply to or call 0860 100 684 to enquire.
Required supporting documents to accompany Comprehensive Detailed CV showcasing your relating expertise gained for this opportunity:
* Copy of ID
* Copy of Qualification/s including Matric