QC Manager. Key Purpose: ICDS are looking to recruit a highly experienced QC manager for a Pharmaceutical facility in Westmeath. The role demands a well-organised approach, underpinned by the ability to communicate effectively with people at all levels, both verbally and in writing. Reliability, IT literacy and the ability to plan and complete projects to set timelines is essential. The ideal candidate will have experience in Lean Managment to streamline processes within the facility. Key Responsibilities: Advise QC Supervisor on organisation and control of activities for analysts to ensure timely release for use of incoming raw and packaging materials. Advise QC Supervisor on organisation and control of activities for analysts to ensure all required semi-finished and finished product analyses are completed in a timely manner. To ensure that all documentation used in the laboratory is in line with current compendia and/or client documentation as appropriate. Final review of quality control documentation. To ensure that at all times the laboratory is a safe working environment and practices confirm to cGLP. Liaise with QP/QA in the management of Quality Audits. In-line QC activities. Responsible for liaising with customers and suppliers on all matters pursuant to the quality and efficiency of the company product and to ensure customer complaints are dealt with according to cGMP and Pharmacovigilance procedures. To manage third party and accreditation body audits. Support production targets for all operations. Motivate staff to achieve targets. Optimise the use of resources at all times. Ensure that waste is minimised within the factory. Production Department to provide cGMP guidance for production operations (PIR’s etc. Liaise with QA and Regulatory Affairs regarding approval of raw and packing materials specifications and test methods. Liaise with production, materials and sales to ensure smooth production throughput. Liaise with development and ensure that appropriate method validations are carried out. Qualifications & Experience: A minimum of 5 years’ experience in manufacturing facility. Strong analytical and problem solving ability. Ability to prioritise, demonstrating good time management skills. Lead and motivate team members through feedback and stretch assignments. Establishe and maintains high levels of credibility. Collaborates effectively across the organization, leverages resources from other parts of the organization to build commitment and achieve results. QP qualification and experience beneficial. Demonstrate ability in selecting, interviewing, training, coaching, motivate, discipline, and direct people. Excellent attention to detail, with the ability to work accurately in a busy and demanding environment.
8 days ago