|Job Ref:||EMP373538||Employer:||Matchtech Group plc.||Country:||United Kingdom||City:||Petersfield||Address:||Post Code:||GU31||Salary:||Up to £45,000/year||Post Date:||07/10/2016 21:27|
Our client is a globally recognised leader in the FMCG market and have a rare and exciting opportunity for a Senior Manager to manage the QA Laboratory operations.|
Strong managerial skills including: people & project management, handling multiple priorities, team work etc
The Senior Manager of the QA Lab will be responsible for the delivery of the needed performance to support the plant in line with corporate requirements. This includes managing and developing the team and reviewing and improving current practices and procedures to help improve overall quality and compliance. This is a great opportunity for someone looking for long term development opportunities and someone that has the right blend of technical and managerial skills looking for the next step. In addition to a great role and working environment, our client is offering a highly competitive salary for the right candidate along with a desirable benefits package. Key Responsibilities: - Lead the QA Lab team to meet plant objectives (including service, quality, safety, compliance & cost) in line with corporate requirements. This includes: - Ensuring correct dispositions are reached within agreed timescales to meet customer requirements. - Effective and timely resolution of quality issues. - Ensuring that the Lab is compliant with cosmetic guidelines (GMP) and with regulations (such as OTC for US & Canada) including equipment, procedures, practices, documentation, records and personnel. - Identify opportunities for improvement within department and the plant including Quality, Compliance, LEAN & EDGE. - Develop the relationship with R&D, regional QA and externally (when relevant) to achieve target quality and compliance and improve them when needed. - Effectively represent plant & function in global teams to share/obtain/develop best practice and lead the team when needed. - Develop the QA Lab team and Lab capabilities to effectively support the needs of the plant and its future growth. Candidate Requirements: - Extensive related QA experience, preferably in the cosmetic industry. Or experience in pharmaceutical industry and FDA audits is advantageous. - Proven leadership, strategic thinking, influencing, negotiation and communication skills - Strong managerial skills including: people & project management, handling multiple priorities, team work, striving for excellence in execution and embracing & initiating Change. - Strong experience of World Class Manufacturing and QA techniques and methodologies including: Problem Solving, DOE, FMEA and statistical analysis. - Strong knowledge of Word, Excel and SAP. Please feel free to call NA for further information.