Are you experienced in the FDA and / or EU regulated pharmaceutical environment and do you have demonstrated experience in leading and directing larger quality / operational units in a pharmaceutical manufacturing company?
Are you ready for your next challenge and do you want to be part of a global healthcare leader? We would like to meet you!
We have an exciting opportunity for an Executive Director Quality Operations at our MSD site in Haarlem.
Purpose of the role
In this role you will be responsible for providing overall leadership and direction for Quality Operations at the Haarlem site with a total of 150 employees.
You will direct all aspects of the quality function including process and release testing for non-sterile and sterile finished products, quality oversight at the site and compliance with worldwide external and internal regulatory requirements.
You will need to interface with all site functions and the global Quality organization, will be part of the MSD Haarlem Site Leadership Team and report to the Associate Vice President Global Pharmaceutical Operations EMEA.
Welcome in our team
The Quality Operations department (150 employees) is responsible for control and release of products, testing of incoming packaging materials, products and raw materials.
In addition, Quality Operations maintains regulatory compliance of the final product to markets all over the world and is responsible for maintaining the quality management systems in accordance with worldwide pharmaceutical legislation, regulations and the company corporate policies.
Haarlem is MSD's most flexible packaging site for medicines and vaccines to more than 140 countries worldwide. Future growth of the Haarlem site is upcoming with the increasing market demand.
Brexit will potentially add additional control and release activities to the site. International packaging for MSD’s own production sites and CMO’s is centralized in Haarlem and is resulting in an expansion of the Quality organization and its QC labs.
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What we offer
We welcome you to a truly global, dynamic and challenging environment with great opportunities for personal development.
Our benefits are very competitive, and the summary below will give you an idea of what you can expect.
MSD is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products.
Today, we are building a new kind of healthcare company one that is ready to help create a healthier future for all of us.
Our ability to excel depends on the integrity, knowledge, imagination, skill, diversity and teamwork of an individual like you.
To this end, we strive to create an environment of mutual respect, encouragement and teamwork. As part of our global team, you’ll have the opportunity to collaborate with talented and dedicated colleagues while developing and expanding your career.
Our employees are the key to our company’s success. We demonstrate our commitment to our employees by offering a competitive and valuable rewards program.
Our Company’s benefits are designed to support the wide range of goals, needs and lifestyles of our employees, and many of the people that matter the most in their lives.