Our Manufacturing & Supply Division is dedicated to being the most trusted supplier of bio-pharmaceuticals worldwide. Our facilities, along with our external contractors, suppliers, and partners, create a reliable global manufacturing network that’s devoted to delivering a high quality, reliable supply to customers and patients on time, every time.
We are actively seeking a Quality Responsible Person (QRP) / Fachtechnisch Verantwortliche Person (FvP) to join our Supply Chain Quality team in Lucerne, Switzerland.
Reporting into a Sr. Quality Responsible Person, the incumbent will be responsible for the direct supervision of the Legal Entities in scope of her / his responsibilities, in order to ensure compliance at any time with the legal requirements , in accordance with the Swiss law on Medicinal Products.
both are responsible for the consolidated EMEA Supply Chain Hub Quality System for the respective Legal Entities based in Lucerne.
As the EMEA SC Hub encompasses two locations (Haarlem, NL and Lucerne, CH), the Junior QRP cooperates with the Senior QRP and with the Responsible Person based in the Dutch location for a smooth governance of the EMEA SC Hub Quality Management System.
Our Quality Assurance group ensures every single material inside our products is manufactured, processed, tested, packaged, stored and distributed aligned with our incredibly high standards of quality and meets all regulatory requirements.
Partnering across our internal manufacturing facilities, external contract manufacturers and suppliers we create an interdependent global manufacturing network dedicated to deliver a compliant, reliable supply to customers and patients on time, every time, across the globe.
Primary activities include, but are not limited to :
g. suppliers, wholesalers, distributors) and that they have the necessary licenses for the performed activities in agreement with GMP / GDP requirements
lead related follow up and CAPA implementation
The following minimum qualifications are required for this role :
212.1) : Chapter 2 : Operating Licenses, Section 2 : Import, Wholesale and Export, Section 3 : Authorization for Trade Abroad
Skills and Competencies required for this role :
Our company has had a presence in Switzerland since 1963. With a regional office and manufacturing / packaging facility, Lucerne is considered the center of operations.
Approximately 1,000 people work collaboratively at the four Lucerne locations (Tribschenstrasse, Citybay, Schachen and Kriens).
A fifth location has been recently established in Zurich, aimed at accelerating the development and commercialization of many of our company’s medicines and vaccines, which supports our mission to save and improve lives around the world.
The new location has a target date of 2021 for operational readiness.
We are proud to be certified as a Top Employer Switzerland and Top Employer Europe showing the company’s commitment to our employees and the community around us.
Our Tribschenstrasse office, located in the city of Luzern has a rich diversity of employees at this location including Global Supply Chain Management, Regional External Manufacturing and one of our European Finance Hubs.
The site also serves as our regional and local headquarters for our company’s Animal Health Division in Switzerland.
Who we are
We are known as Merck & Co., Inc., Kenilworth, New Jersey, USA in the United States and Canada and MSD everywhere else. For more than a century, we have been inventing for life, bringing forward medicines and vaccines for many of the world's most challenging diseases.
Today, our company continues to be at the forefront of research to deliver innovative health solutions and advance the prevention and treatment of diseases that threaten people and animals around the world.
What we look for
Imagine getting up in the morning for a job as important as helping to save and improve lives around the world. Here, you have that opportunity.
You can put your empathy, creativity, digital mastery, or scientific genius to work in collaboration with a diverse group of colleagues who pursue and bring hope to countless people who are battling some of the most challenging diseases of our time.
Our team is constantly evolving, so if you are among the intellectually curious, join us and start making your impact today.