Quality Manager
Job Type
Full-time
Description

  

Job Purpose

  • The purpose of this job function is to ensure quality metrics established both at the corporate and individual levels      are being met.
  • Guidelines are established by upper management for the purpose of providing company growth and high-quality products and services for our clients.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Understand client needs and requirements to develop effective quality control processes
  • Ensure adherence to health and safety guidelines as well as legal obligations
  • Collaborate with upper management to establish quality benchmarks for which measurement of will determine  success
  • Review staff to determine appropriate procedures are being carried forward
  • Oversee all procedures to identify deviations from quality standards
  • Inspect final output and compare properties to requirements
  • Keep accurate documentation and perform statistical analysis
  • Solicit feedback from clients to assess whether their requirements are met
  • Submit detailed reports to supervisor
  • Retrieve information from ERP database, NetSuite, for the purpose of analysis and adherence to company      and individual metrics established
  • Be on the lookout for opportunities for improvement and develop new efficient procedures

Additional Duties and Responsibilities

  • Meet with Upper Management at least quarterly to identify conformance and non-conformances applicable to the      organization.
Requirements

  

Qualifications

  • Proven experience as quality manager
  • Conscientious and responsible
  • A keen eye for detail and a results driven approach
  • Outstanding communication skills
  • Excellent organizational and leadership skills
  • Proficient in MS Office
  • In depth understanding of quality control procedures and relevant legal standards
  • Excellent math abilities and working knowledge of data analysis/statistical methods
  • BS/ BA in Biological Sciences, Business Administration, or relevant field
  • At least two years job experience working in quality assurance, preferably within a pharmaceutical or biotechnology      company
  • Certification of training to ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management System
  • Certification of training to GxP guidelines
  • Experience with biorepository certification programs such as the College of American Pathologists accreditation or ISO      20397 certification is a plus, but not required.

Working Conditions

Work will require regular interaction with all ABS employees. Employee will also be required to work within the laboratory to observe procedures.

Physical Requirements

Work is done both at the computer for long periods of time as well as on your feet for long periods of time, depending on the activity being performed.