Biotech and Agricultural Engineering Management & Business Others Other Science and Tech
1 - 2 Years
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. is the world leader in serving science, with annual revenue exceeding $25 billion. Our Mission is to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. Whether our customers are accelerating life sciences research, solving complex analytical challenges, improving patient diagnostics and therapies or increasing productivity in their laboratories, we are here to support them. Our global team of more than 75,000 colleagues delivers an unrivaled combination of innovative technologies, purchasing convenience and pharmaceutical services through our industry-leading brands, including Thermo Scientific, Applied Biosystems, Invitrogen, Fisher Scientific, Unity Lab Services and Patheon. For more information, please visit www.thermofisher.com.
How Will You Make an Impact?
In this key role, you will be managing the development, implementation and maintenance of quality assurance support systems and activities for our Distribution Center in Bleiswijk. You’ll develop a culture that encourages and promotes adherence to Quality Assurance policies and procedures.
What Will You Do?
Provide direct guidance and direction to ensure compliance of distribution processes to company quality policies, ISO standards, Good Manufacturing/Distribution Practices, and applicable regulations.
Further establish and enhance all aspects of the Quality Management System from strategic planning to hands-on implementation on topics such as Distribution Quality Assurance/Control, auditing, document management, CAPA resolution, etc.
Implement a “Problem Solving” culture to Quality issues that will drive sustainable Root Cause and Corrective Action.
Champion the CAPA database system and ensure robust corrective/preventive actions are established and effective in a timely manner working with cross-functional teams
Provide Quality input to product-related investigations, deviations, change controls, validation protocols, validation reports, and SOPs.
Drive continuous improvement across the Distribution Quality function, including a focus on reducing customer complaints.
Operate successfully in a matrix organization and own Quality matters across Functions, Departments and Suppliers to resolve Customer concerns, internal issues, and improve performance.
Member of site leadership team
How Will You Get There?
Education and Experience
Bachelor’s degree required
5 to 8 years of experience administering quality systems such as change control, CAPA, training.
Minimum three years of experience as a people leader
Knowledge Skills and Abilities
Knowledge and direct experience working with ISO or equivalent quality system required
Strong written and oral communication skills, with the ability to collaborate and communicate effectively both externally and throughout the organization
Must be able to influence & negotiate with people & resolve issues.
Enjoys working independently and as part of a team, self-motivation, adaptability, and a positive attitude