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A global position in a visionary company
As Senior Quality Manager at Ascendis Pharma the main success criteria is to drive the continual improvement and maintenance of a flexible and robust global quality system that supports the development activities (GLP, GCP) as well as the commercial activities (GMP).
Ascendis is a virtual company that works with CROs, CMOs and vendors worldwide. Therefore, you will need to understand the elements necessary to provide excellent external supplier management and oversight and support the organization in maintaining relevant procedures. The Senior Quality Manager will also have responsibilities with the monitoring of the health of QMS as well as responsibility for complaint handling.
You will report directly to the Senior Director of Quality Systems and Compliance and will become part of a small and very dedicated team. You will be able to influence the company quality system set-up going forward as well as having influence on initiatives for improvements.
Your main responsibilities are:
Ideally, you have experience working in a virtual company, where quality operations are outsourced. You have previously worked with quality systems and enjoy building up structures and organizing new tasks. It is desirable, if you also have experience with quality complaints. The successful applicant will have a proven record working with Quality Management System elements and understands the regulatory requirements in a GxP environment.
The following qualifications are desirable:
You hold a Master’s degree within Natural Science and you are proficient in English at a professional level, both written and spoken, and master MS Office.
You are an influencer and a pragmatic person with an open and communicative approach. You like to work as an entrepreneur to find new smart ways to fulfill quality requirements. You can develop effective working relationships with employees at all levels and for you, teamwork and collaboration is key to success. You are flexible, persistent and resourceful.
Ascendis Pharma offers you an exciting and challenging position in an entrepreneurial and international company with a short line of command. You will be involved in activities that are central to Ascendis Pharma’s strategy and work with highly skilled and experienced colleagues on management of the lifecycle of Ascendis’ products. You will have the opportunity to represent Ascendis in quality conferences, seminars and towards health authorities.
Travelling: 10-20 days/year
Place of work: Hellerup. Ascendis Pharma resides in a wonderful office facility in Tuborg Havn with a view to the harbour, the canals and the sea.
For more details about the job or the company, please contact Senior Consultant, Louise Nielsen, Unique Human Capital on M: +45 29 74 24 24. All applications must be in English and are treated confidentially.