Quality Manager Distribution

Posté 08 déc. 2021

Allentown, Pennsylvania - United States

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A career with MilliporeSigma is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 58,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in Healthcare, Life Science and Electronics. For more than 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.



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Your Role:

  • Provide Leadership for & be Responsible person all Quality topics at a distribution sites and related commercial subsidiary.
  • Implement and maintain the local QMS and GDP standards, if applicable.
  • Ensure feedback and information for Quality topics from and to LS-Q.
  • Ensure site is fully compliant to applicable ISO standards & GDP


Scope of responsibilities:

  • Local management of all aspects of the Quality Management System and Good Distribution Practices (GDP) requirements, if applicable to site of Life Science USA – Allentown and Canada.
  • Local representative for Quality Management/Quality Assurance for distribution operations & related commercial activities.

Essential Job Function:

  1. Supports the implementation of LS procedures and the company's requirements at the local level and remotely support Allentown QMS.
  2. Manages the documentation and records of the Quality Systems.
  3. Ensures the quality-training and communication of Quality topics on site and remotely support Oakville.
  4. Ensures proper application of key quality processes: Risk, Change Control, Complaint, Deviation, Audit and Supplier Management.
  5. Ensures ISO processes performance review and Quality Management Review.
  6. Coordinates local internal audits, LS-Q and EQ-Q Audits, external certification body audit, authority inspection and customer audits as well as supplier audits.
  7. Performs internal audits, if applicable.
  8. Develops and implements actions resulting from audits.
  9. Manages CAPA’s (addressing, follow-up). Remotely support Allentown.
  10. Manages and distributes relevant KQI as required.
  11. Is the authorized person to release returned products and to approve deviation on temperature excursion as described in global LS-Q procedures.
  12. Liaise closely with Regulatory Affairs & Trade Compliance team to ensure alignment and conformance with all requirements.


Hybrid working environment 


Who you are:

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Training (internal or external) in Quality Management and GDP.
  • Experience (3-5 years) in QA-related tasks.
  • IS0 9001 Quality Management System experience.
  • Good communication skills
  • Bachelors degree


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Working knowledge of a distribution operation.
  • Working knowledge of trade compliance and legal regulations for import/export.
  • Trained systems auditor.
  • Team Building, Development & Motivational skills.
  • Fluent English.
  • Availability to travel.


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