Job Description Summary
BD is one of the largest global medical technology companies in the world and is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care.
We support the heroes and heroines on the frontlines of health care by developing innovative technology, services, and solutions that help advance both clinical therapy for patients and clinical process for health care providers.
ABOUT PHARMACEUTICAL SYSTEMS
With innovative pre-fillable syringes, self-injection systems, safety systems, and needle technologies, the Pharmaceutical Systems (PS) Business Unit offers an extensive selection of solutions designed to protect, package and deliver drug therapies including vaccines.
Pharmaceutical Systems is among the fastest growing businesses in BD, and in today's COVID world is even more crucial. We are so proud to enable our customers’ success with high quality and innovative drug delivery solutions that improve patient quality of life around the world!
About the role :
We seek a Global VP, Quality Management for our Pharmaceutical Systems (PS) Business Unit. In this role, you will be responsible for end-to-end Quality Management - from the design and manufacturing to commercialisation - overseeing 7 plants and 3 design centres Worldwide.
You will report directly to the SVP Quality Medical Segment, with a close collaboration with the Worldwide President of Pharmaceutical Systems Business Unit.
The VP Quality Management PS is part of the BD Quality Leadership Team and of the Leadership Team for the Worldwide Pharmaceutical Systems Business.
Responsibilities include :
Direct and supervise the development and implementation of the strategic Quality Plan for the business.
Lead the development, execution and attainment of the Quality & Compliance goals and objectives.
Partner with the business, ensuring the Quality Plan adequately supports business priorities, quality management objectives and helps to fulfill the key business objectives for the Business Unit.
Promote a strong culture of prevention, compliance, operational excellence and productivity.
Navigate a complex, global quality management environment.
Promote collaboration to build meaningful cross-functional teamwork with the other functions e.g. R&D, Operations, Regulatory Affairs
Maintain close strategic relationships with our Pharmaceutical customers, ensuring that their expectations for quality and compliance are continuously met, maintained, and exceeded.
You will have a proven track record leading complex Quality organisations within a Pharmaceutical or Medical Technology environment.
Ideally you will have end-to-end quality experience, from design to commercialisation, at either EMEA or global level.
As well as a strong operational background, you will have strong expertise in the applied interpretation of global regulatory standards including ISO, QSR, GMP, GLP and GCP.
FDA and global Pharmaceutical GMP experience is preferred.
Other key qualities include :
You are committed to take initiative in innovative approaches towards quality & compliance in a fast-paced changing business environment.
Thinking out of the box, you are able to continuously assess the effectiveness of functional processes and to lead progressive improvement.
You are a courageous leader. You take ownership of important issues to achieve organizational success and support others who do so.
To do so, you are not afraid to challenge decisions where appropriate.
Experience within a global matrix organsiation.
Does a broad scope, customer focused, global quality leadership position within one of our most exciting Business Units sound like your ideal next career move?
If so, then hit APPLY today!
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