Please note that we will move to our brand new offices in Waltham, located in 152 Grove St, Waltham, MA 02453 around January 2021
We are looking to recruit a new role based in our Boston area team, responsible for leading quality assurance across our business.
This role will have direct line management responsibility for a QA Co-ordinator and will report to the global leader of operational excellent and quality assurance. The successful candidate will be a strong operator with a record of the implementation of high standards, but also able to work with peers across the business to co-create and drive future developments.
Responsible within the US Northeast Geography for development, validation, operation and management of our integrated Quality Systems
Promote the development of a company-wide culture of quality assurance and understanding of the key elements related to the quality system
Directly management of a QA Co-ordinator, leading the quality assurance team and influencing our lab teams to deliver high performance to meet key targets.
Maintain knowledge of existing and emerging regulations, standards, or guidance documents. Interpret regulatory rules or rule changes and ensure that they are communicated throughout corporate policies and procedures, and engaging training.
Partner with suppliers and with distributors to secure highest level of quality throughout the entire supply chain
Partner with Operation managers to foster culture with focus on both quality and on-time-delivery
Lead Quality complaint investigations and ensure timely closure for identified Corrective and Preventative Actions
Lead and continuously improve Site Quality Management System and assure compliance with applicable regulations including ISO9001.About you
The ideal candidate will hold a minimum of a bachelor’s degree in Pharmaceutical, Life Science, Engineering or a related field and be an experienced quality leader that is able to facilitate and drive change in a fast-paced environment. Key to success in this position is the ability to work within and across the organization and external provider network at all levels creating value and buy-in as a key change facilitator for quality deployment. The candidate will have knowledge and experience of quality systems such as ISO 9001 and GMP, and have audit experience.
You will have demonstrated success in effectively delivering quality systems, working collaboratively across all parts of the organization.This role may occasional travel
If this sounds like you and you’d like to be a part of a fast paced, growing business with thevision to become the most influential company and best-loved brand in life sciences please apply now!About Us
Ever since 1998, when our founder, Jonathan Milner, started selling antibodies from the back of his bike, Abcam has aimed to help scientific researchers make breakthroughs faster. We now have offices and labs in the UK, the US, China and Japan, and as we continue to grow, we remain ambitious, driven by our customers’ success and their research needs.
It’s our goal to provide a world-standard in protein research tools, technical support and delivery. When you join Abcam, you’ll join a global business with the passion and the vision to become the most influential company, and, best-loved brand in the life sciences.
Our culture is our key differentiator. We believe in empowering individuals, with responsibility given at an early stage. The working environment is fun and fast-paced, collaborative and outcome focused, with a strong customer focus. In addition to competitive salaries, we offer an attractive and flexible benefits package (which includes shares for eligible employees), a culture focussed on wellbeing and opportunities for growth and development.