LOC Quality Lead Pharma
Quality oversight of distribution of GSK products on the Norwegian market, in line with European GDP guidelines
Implementation & maintenance of GSK quality management system
Responsible for leadership of Quality strategy within the commercial business
GSK is a British multinational pharmaceutical company headquartered in London. It is among the world's sixth largest pharmaceutical companies. Globally GSK employs 100.000 people and operates in 115 countries. GSK Norway includes approximately 90 employees. The company operates out of modern offices in Oslo.
Quality oversight of GSK products within growing team.
On behalf of our client, GSK, Hays is offering an exciting career opportunity as LOC Quality Lead Pharma. With direct reference to the Regional LOC Quality Manager, you will be in charge of ensuring the Quality oversight of GSK products distributed on the Norwegian market, together with implementation and maintenance of the GSK quality management systems within the commercial operating unit. The function is critical to the effective management of systems and activities that are crucial or have a direct impact to product quality and regulatory compliance. You are expected to take lead and drive the implementation and sustaining of the quality management system within the organization. Evidently, the focal point of the position is quality strategy and quality systems – covering everything from risk management and change control to product supply, complaints and artwork management.
The position entails local responsibility and you will join an international team covering ten countries. You will enjoy a close internal collaboration and broad interface, both locally and within the Nordics. With this in mind, building internal stakeholder interaction and understanding the mechanisms of the local operations will be crucial for your success in the role.
Sturdy and ambitious Quality Specialist
In order to be taken into consideration for the role, we expect you to hold a scientific background – a Master’s degree within pharmacy, chemistry, biology or similar will be a natural basis for the role. You possess in-depth work experience from the pharmaceutical or consumer health care industries. In continuation hereof, you hold strong knowledge of regulatory requirements pertaining good manufacturing and distribution practices. Significant competences within quality assurance systems, particularly within the areas of batch release, management of product complaints and incidents, artwork control and performing audits are expected of the candidate.
On a personal level, you are pro-active, self-driven and open for new ideas. You are socially oriented, which you make use of when dealing with internal stakeholders and external authorities. You thrive with being innovative and creative, and do not accept status quo, whilst never compromising on quality or compliance.
We will be conducting ongoing interviews so please apply now, or contact us for further information. To apply, please click on the tab below and attach your CV and a brief application in ONE document.
To discuss this in more detail, please contact Business Director Morten Andersen at +45 2238 8830, or Senior Recruitment Consultant Mikkel Kristiansen at +45 2936 8824.
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