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Manager, QA Compliance Pharma - Responsible Person Deputy (QP Deputy)

Company: UCB S.A
Location: Bulle
Reference: 437505701
Closing Date: 30 Jan 18
Type: Full Time
Salary (£): Negotiable

Job Summary:

UCB – Inspired by patients. Driven by science. At UCB, we put our heart, soul and skills into making a difference for people living with severe diseases. We look to transform patients’ lives by pushing the boundaries of what is possible. With us, our talents makes the most of who they are, unlocking innovation and setting new standards for patients. Ev...


UCB is a global biopharmaceutical company, with a focus on neurology and immunology.

Our business is strong. Total revenue grew to €4.2 billion in 2016. We are more than 7,700 people in all four corners of the globe, inspired by patients and driven by science.


In order to deliver the best solutions to patients, UCB Farchim S.A. in Bulle (canton of Fribourg) is seeking with immediate effect a talented individual as


Manager, QA Compliance Pharma

Responsible Person Deputy (QP Deputy)


Your main mission is to manage the team "QA Compliance Pharma" reporting to Quality Assurance & Regulatory Compliance (QARC) head, fostering a quality culture with manufacturing, other operations and with suppliers or other external partners, to ensure availability and quality of treatments for our patients.


Your main responsabilities:


  • Responsible for quality oversight of end to end operations of Active principle ingredients and oral solid forms in compliance with UCB Quality policies and systems aligned on current GMP and relevant requirements from UCB markets Health Authorities.
  • Responsible to proactively support operations to identify, develop, and implement quality and operational excellence improvements in response to business requirements and/or technical changes and/or regulatory requirements.
  • Responsible Person's Deputy in compliance with Swiss legislation (OAméd, RS 812.212.1)
  • Responsible for Regulatory Compliance to any relevant operational activities in line with the business requirements and/or changes and/or regulatory requirements.


  • Graduated in Pharmacy or equivalence in experience
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in Quality Assurance Operations in the areas of Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients and oral solid forms
  • Minimum 1 year of experience as Responsible Person (or equivalent)
  • Experience in investigation (ex. Kepner Tregoe methodology), and operation excellence (lean. 6 sigma).
  • Experience in preparing and participating to inspections conducted by Swiss and foreign authorities
  • Proven successful experience in coordinating multifaceted projects
  • Oral and written communications in both French and English and mastering of specific regulatory language. 

To succeed in this challenging position, you need to show strong team leadership, with ability to drive quality culture and ability to stimulate aspiration to excellence.

As Quality Professional, you are also recognized for your strong sense of observation, strong listening skills with the ability to synthesise and simplify, conjugated with common sense and coherent logic thinking.

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