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Quality Assurance Manager in Life Sciences -Utrecht, Netherlands

Company Overview

Jobs for Humanity is committed to creating an inclusive and equitable employment ecosystem. In line with our mission, we are posting this job opportunity for individuals belonging to diverse communities such as Refugees, Neurodivergent individuals, Single Parents,

Blind or Low Vision individuals, Deaf or Hard of Hearing individuals, Black, Hispanic, Asian, Military Veterans, the Elderly, LGBTQ, and those impacted by the justice system. This position is open to candidates who are legally eligible to work in the country where the job is based.

Company Name: ISS

Job Description

Responsibilities of the Role

As the Quality Assurance Manager, your primary responsibility is to ensure compliance with GxP regulations for our Life Sciences clients through the ISS Life Sciences Quality Management System (LS QMS) at both national and site levels.

You will report directly to the Head of HSEQ Netherlands and functionally to Group QA, which comprises Regional QA Leads and the Global QA Director. Your tasks encompass the following:

  • Implementation of the global quality plan into our national QA operations and establishing a Country QA Manual.
  • Approval of site Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and incorporation of global LS QMS changes into the national LS QMS.
  • Coordination of training sessions for Site QA Managers and GxP executives, effectively addressing significant deviations involving ISS employees.
  • Escalation of quality concerns to Group QA when national resolution is not feasible.
  • Development of an annual risk-based GMP audit plan for in-house GxP services and outsourced services to GxP subcontractors with national collaborations. Conducting audits as required.

Qualifications and Requirements

To excel in this role, you should possess a bachelor’s or master’s degree in a relevant field and demonstrate substantial experience in Quality Assurance within the Life Sciences sector. Your adept communication skills will allow you to collaborate effectively with various stakeholders across different levels within both ISS and customer organizations.

Proficiency in English (spoken and written) is mandatory due to the working language of the customer. Additional qualifications include:

  • Profound knowledge of quality management systems and standards, including GMP.
  • Experience in conducting audits and working with quality guidelines and standards.
  • Preferred qualification as a lead auditor.
  • Competency in CAPA management.
  • Exceptional analytical and problem-solving capabilities.
  • Methodical and well-organized approach.
  • Flexibility and resilience to work under pressure.

This role also entails travel within the Netherlands to customer locations. Your primary work bases will be Hoofddorp and De Meern, with potential changes as you progress.

Perks and Benefits

We provide an inclusive and engaged work environment where accessibility to all levels of the organization is encouraged. Our goal is to become the premier service organization in the Netherlands. Expect challenging assignments and opportunities for personal growth through managerial coaching and targeted training.

You will receive a competitive salary, a company vehicle, laptop, smartphone, pension plan, and 25 vacation days.

About Us

At ISS, we believe in connecting people and places to create a better world. We deeply value individuals, locations, and the planet. Our commitment involves providing you with opportunities and conditions to embrace and embody our values of connectivity, honesty,

responsibility, quality, and entrepreneurship. We offer a collaborative environment where you can develop, thrive, and truly make a difference. It’s a workplace that rewards enthusiasm and appreciates innovative ideas.

Does this sound like the kind of workplace you’re looking for? Join ISS!

Interested? Apply now for the Quality Assurance Manager position! For inquiries, contact Demi Meeuwis, Recruitment Business Partner, at 06-42741291.



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