Quality Assurance Manager


Market Leader in Diabetes Care is looking for an experienced Quality Assurance Manager

Minimum Requirements

Minimum Requirements:

• B.Pharm degree and registration with the South African Pharmacy Council
• Minimum of 3-5 years Quality Assurance Experience
• Lead or Internal Auditor Qualification & Experience
• Knowledge of Medical Devices and ISO Standards
• Excellent problem solving/decision making skills
• Excellent organisational and project management skills
• Excellent communication and presentation skills
• Ability to travel local and international

Role Description

Key responsibilities for this position include (among others):

•Lead the implementation and management of the Quality Management System ISO 13485
•Ensure that Divisional standards are incorporated into local procedures and all applicable staff is trained
•Ensure that Quality Management Procedures are established, implemented, monitored and all applicable staff is trained
•Liaise with Business areas to draft, implement and train relevant departmental work instructions
•Monitors supply chain quality and ensure that product specifications are maintained throughout the supply chain
•Manage 3rd party Logistics providers regarding quality related issues
•Lead internal auditing processes, establish the yearly audit plan and build cross functional teams
•Audit external suppliers and agencies. Define action plans and monitor accordingly.
•Evaluate audit reports and ensure the implementation of corrective and preventative action as a result of internal, corporate and external audit
•Ensure communication of processes and best practise information across the company to raise awareness of Quality Management principles within the organisation
•Ensure adherence to SHEQ policies and procedures
•Produce effective business results by ensuring effective and satisfactory attainment of quality standards, customer satisfaction expectations and safety objections
•Lead the continuous improvement of the Quality Management system

City: Johannesburg

Salary: R40k - R49k dependant on experience

Duration: Permanent