A career with MilliporeSigma is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 52,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in healthcare, life science and performance materials. For 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others. MilliporeSigma is a business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany.
A very exciting new opportunity has arisen to join MilliporeSigma as Quality Agreement & Customer Notification Expert (m/f). Quality Agreements (QAAs) cover fundamental quality and regulatory terms between MilliporeSigma as supplier and our valued customers. QAAs are a mandatory tool during the supplier qualification process and have become a prerequisite to do business across the pharma, process, food, and applied industries.
You will act as a quality liaison to our largest customers, actively supporting and driving negotiations of these contracts, and aligning external requirements across internal stakeholders and departments (commercial, marketing operations, site quality). You will also ensure proper communication on any obligations covered by our commitments.
By leading and supporting global harmonization and optimization projects in relation to QAAs, you will act as a subject matter expert both to internal teams across all of Life Science as well as towards our customers. You will be part of a global and highly engaged team, using your quality and regulatory expertise to benefit our focus customers and support our growing business.
Who you are:
Minimum Bachelors Degree in a scientific or engineering discipline;
4+ years of experience in a Quality role, preferably global scope;
Profound life science and pharma industry knowledge, including regulatory background knowledge;
Excellent communication and writing skills with business-fluent English;
Negotiation skills and preferably experience in dealing with complex and challenging negotiations;
Strong customer-focused mindset;
What we offer: With us, there are always opportunities to break new ground. We empower you to fulfil your ambitions, and our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. We trust you with responsibility early on and support you to draw your own career map that is responsive to your aspirations and priorities in life. Join us and bring your curiosity to life!
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