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105940 - Senior Quality Manager - Unknown

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Unknown
Date: 21/11/2019
Job Reference: 105940
Contact Name: Orla Crowley
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Job Description

Senior Quality Manager - Unknown - 105940
Quality Manager

Our client, a medical device company in Galway are currently looking to recruit a Senior Quality Manager for their site.

Manage and provide technical guidance / direction to the Value Stream.
Participate as a key member of the departmental staff team contributing to the overall effectiveness of the business.
Assign resources and responsibilities. Set direction and identify priorities.
Provide leadership and development to the organisation to maximise effectiveness and provide career development.
Control budgets and spending and insure compliance to financial requirements. Insure budgets are adhered to and accurately established.
Project manage and schedule key projects and initiatives insuring timely execution and goal achievement.
Integrate with corporate requirements and promotes synergy/consistency with other sites and corporate.
Assist QA Director in developing strategies for the quality function.
Implement and insures compliance to the quality requirements per the site and corporate quality system.
Demonstrates through management style respect for the core values and a commitment to teamwork and communication.
Compile and analyses operational, test and validation data to establish technical specifications and performance standards for newly designed or modified products and processes.
Take a leadership role in developing and implementing new techniques and initiatives to enhance the Quality management system on site and across the Corporation where possible.
Develop staff on new quality initiatives and assist in the understanding and rollout of quality initiatives across the department/site.
Be recognized as champion of behavioral/GMP and cultural initiatives with strong quality related decision making skills demonstrated.

The Ideal Candidates:
Requires a minimum level 8 relevant Engineering / Science degree
Ideally 8 years’ experience within the medical device or pharmaceutical manufacturing industry, with at least 4 years’ experience in a leadership role.
Experience/training in problem solving and process improvement methodologies.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with good leadership abilities.
Ability to work as part of a team and meet targets/goals efficiently.
Excellent analytical and problem solving skills.
Strong knowledge of quality principles and the ability to utilize these methods in a manufacturing environment.

For further information on this Quality Manager role in Galway please contact Orla Crowley on 086 0449473 /
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