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Quality Compliance Manager

Company: Thornshaw Recruitment
Location: Dublin, Republic of Ireland
Reference: LCD8977
Closing Date: 18 Nov 16
Type: Full Time
Salary (£): Negotiable

Job Summary:

We are currently recruiting for a Manager Quality Compliance on behalf of a global pharmaceutical company.


We are currently recruiting for a Manager Quality Compliance on behalf of a global pharmaceutical company. 

The role holder will be required to:

  • Lead the construction, maintenance and continuous development of the Quality Management System to supporting the ongoing requirement of the site QMS requirements          
  • Build a team of SMEs to ensure that and effective QMS is maintained on the site        
  • Maintain site Audit readiness state              
  • Prepare and host regulatory (HPRA, FDA and others) and customer audits/inspections       
  • Maintenance of the Manufacturing License, Site Master File and to act as a liaison with Regulatory Authorities where required.                 
  • Oversee and participate in Internal and External Auditing programme.
  • Ensure that all QMS elements regarding Investigations, CAPA, complaint, trending and recall systems are in maintained in a compliant state and communicated effectively to appropriate personnel
  • Ensure that Quality metrics are accurate and effectively managed for the site        
  • Maintenance and upkeep of the Vendor Management programme                
  • Act as Qualified Person as per EU Directives 2001/83/EC, 2001/82/EC and 2001/20/EC (including any subsequent amendments) for release of Pharmaceutical Products/Investigational Medicinal Products to the market with respect to License’s.                
  • Support and execute any other duties as assigned.
  • Select and maintain qualified personnel in all positions, assists in career planning, succession planning, conducts performance reviews and recommends compensation.
  • Communicate regularly with employees and management about company/department plans, new initiatives and progress against goals.
  • Identify and ensure the development of adequate training curriculum for staff, ensures that appropriate training program is successfully maintained and that ‘standard work’ practices are employed
  • Support the implementation of the Operational Excellence programme on the site by encouraging the team to identify, lead and implement improvements.
  • Comply with company and legislative Environment, Health and Safety requirements.
  • Support and execute any other duties as assigned.


  • Degree qualified in a science discipline is required and an advanced degree (MSc or MBA) is desirable. Must be a Qualified Person/Pharmacy or Equivalent
  • Pharmaceutical drug product Manufacturing QA/QP/QC role
  • Must possess knowledge of all applicable regulated agencies that govern the industry.
  • Must possess knowledge of Quality Systems and direct experience leading and managing Quality related functions within the pharmaceutical industry including at least 5 years with management or Supervisory responsibility in quality.      
  • Must have technical understanding of pharmaceutical product formulations, and pharmaceutical unit operations.        
  • Must understand and adhere to Company and departmental policies and procedures as well as government regulations.        
  • Requires understanding of Health Products Regulatory Authority (HPRA) regulations, Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulations, Current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMPs), and EU guidelines
  • Must possess good leadership, management, communication, time management, organisational, interpersonal, and writing skills.        
  • Ability to work with Senior Management and communicate Compliance requirements effectively

For more information and to apply for this role please call Linda on +353 1 2784671 or e-mail

Thornshaw Scientific Recruitment is a leading Irish provider of specialist Scientific Recruitment. Part of the CPL Group. Tel: +353 1 2784671

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Contact Information:

Address:  Head Office
Barton House 6 Old Dublin Road Stillorgan Co. Dublin

Rep. Ireland
Tel:  00 353 (1) 278 4671
Fax:  00 353 (1) 278 4672
Website:  Visit Our Web Site

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