Quality Manager - Compliance and Supplier Quality

Posted 20 Feb 2024

Carrigtwohill, Cork - Ireland

Req Id 272238


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Reporting to the Head of Quality, the Quality Manager – Compliance and Supplier Quality is a key member of the Quality Management team with responsibility for maintaining quality systems and product conformance to applicable standards and regulatory requirements.


The Quality Manager – Compliance and Supplier Quality will perform all activities in an efficient and competent manner, with due regard for Safety and Quality, while promoting a positive team environment and a focus on continuous improvement.


The Role:


Key Responsibilities:


  • Support and develop Quality colleagues in the Compliance and Supplier Quality teams, fostering a positive team environment through open communication and feedback.
  • Ensure quality system and product compliance with relevant corporate procedures, quality standards & regulations, i.e. ISO 13485, ISO 9001, MDSAP, MDD, MDR/IVDR, as applicable.
  • Responsible for execution of the Medical Device Regulation project for Class IIa Medical Devices.
  • Ensure sustaining of Medical Device and IVD product lifecycles through Design Assurance process.
  • Act as delegate Management Representative in the absence of the Head of Quality.
  • Collaborate with Regulatory Affairs and Marketing to support regulatory submissions for IVDs and Medical Devices in new/emerging markets.
  • Oversee the Quality Management system to ensure effective use, compliance and continuous improvement.
  • Responsible for Regulatory, Internal and Customer audit programmes.
  • Responsible for Supplier Quality programmes to ensure vendors are appropriately managed.
  • Implement quality and safety improvement initiatives in the Compliance and Supplier Quality teams and foster a culture of continuous improvement.
  • Facilitate quality review meetings to support the delivery of key site metrics and improvements.
  • Maintain communication with corporate and divisional personnel.
  • Responsible for ensuring compliance with all applicable Environmental, Health and Safety legislation & adherence to procedures for areas of responsibility.


Who you are:


  • BSc qualified in an appropriate scientific discipline with significant relevant experience in Medical Device/Pharmaceutical industry.
  • Strong communication, collaboration and leadership skills;
  • Proven capability in project management.
  • Good decision making and problem solving skills.

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