Derks Vacature Kwaliteit

Quality Assurance Director

  • Fulltime
  • Vast
  • Amersfoort
  • Referentienummer: WL/23-103-DD

Derks & Derks

Leading a QA department in a developing, pharmaceutical organisation

  • A place in the management team
  • Developing the direction in QA for future products
  • The change to work in all sorts of regulation
  • Responsible to manage your team to the next level
  • A social, fast-growing and dynamic organisation

As Quality Assurance Director you will be leading and developing your QA department towards the new direction of the organisation. Therefore, you will ensure that quality is fully and efficiently integrated as per company’s GxP Quality Systems, which you will implement, maintain and improve. You will focus on commercial operations, manufacturing, tech transfer and product development activities, expanded into the whole lifecycle of the company’s health care products. In this role, you will ensure compliance not only with company values, but also with pharmaceutical industry standards, applicable regulations and internal policies, procedures and company standards. You oversee and approve the qualification of all suppliers in line with relevant legislation and internal procedures. You will ensure Quality Technical Agreements are in place and host customer and authorities’ audits and inspections. As the Quality Assurance Director, you will lead the QA department, support other departments for all quality related matters and liaise with (potential) external partners.

  • Masters degree in pharmacy or similar
  • At least 10 years of experience in the Pharmaceutical industry
  • Good experience in Pharmaceutical Quality and R&D
  • Experience in project- and team management
  • Expertise in GxP and thorough understanding of Health Authorities requirements
  • Can be registered as (deputy) QP and/or RP in the Netherlands
  • Good communication skills in the English language, both oral and written; Dutch is desired
  • Hands-on, proactive and collaborative

Our client is a high-level pharmaceutical services organisation, specialized in technology transfers and the development and registration of high-quality pharmaceutical products. They are operating on a global level. Their company culture characteristics are: informal, accessible and open minded. They are highly motivated in their jobs. It is their plan to expand over the coming years and wish to do so by strengthen  their team. Therefore, they are looking for a Quality Assurance Director.


Interested? Please send your resume and motivational letter by e-mail, with reference to WL/23-103-DD, to Sandra van Putten or Dennis Uleman:

For further information, please call, text or WhatsApp to Dennis Uleman at number +31 (0) 6 82 72 71 33

An individual assessment may be part of the selection procedure.

Our client has chosen Derks & Derks B.V. as recruitment agency for this assignment. We request therefore to send any application or other response to Derks & Derks.

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