Quality Assurance Manager (f/m/d) limited for 12 months

Country:  Germany
City:  Aachen
Department:  Global Operations & Production
Job ID:  40337


Our people in Manufacturing & Global Operations share two priorities: getting things done and making things better. If you’re a dynamic person with a positive mindset, you’ll fit in well here. It’s an international team with a powerful spirit of collaboration. Together, we make sure our products meet the highest standards of quality by constantly searching for ways to improve at every stage of our value chain – from the raw materials we buy through to the logistics network that brings our medicines to patients. Join our team and help us make an even bigger contribution to Grünenthal’s future.


What the job looks like
Each day you'll enjoy a variety of challenges, such as:

  • Maintenance and improvement of the QMS at the Aachen manufacturing site
  • Support operational departments in implementation and maintenance of QMS tools
  • Provide advice, guidance and consultancy regarding quality aspects related to QMS
  • CAPA management
  • Evaluate quality key performance indicator (KPI) including trending in the context of site management review 


What you'll bring to the table
To make the most of this role and truly thrive, you should have:

  • Degree in Science (e.g. Pharmacy, Chemistry, Technology)
  • Relevant professional experience in Quality Assurance, Production or Quality Control in the pharmaceutical sector or equivalent
  • Several years of experience in working according to Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) 
  • Excellent knowledge of GMP related guidelines and regulations, as well as ISO standards
  • Good analytical skills, self-organizing and independent way of working
  • Strong intercultural, communication, presentation and excellent relationship management skills
  • Fluent German and English skills



About Grünenthal

Grünenthal is a global leader in pain management and related diseases. As a science-based, privately-owned pharmaceutical company, we have a long track record of bringing innovative treatments and state-of-the-art technologies to patients worldwide. Our purpose is to change lives for the better – and innovation is our passion. We are focussing all of our activities and efforts on working towards our vision of a world free of pain.

Grünenthal is headquartered in Aachen, Germany, and has affiliates in 29 countries across Europe, Latin America and the US. Our products are available in more than 100 countries. In 2020, Grünenthal employed around 4,500 people and achieved sales of € 1.3 bn.

Your HR contact: 
Rita Hugo-Olbertz

Meet our teams
Website: careers.grunenthal.com
LinkedIn: Grunenthal Group
Instagram: @grunenthal

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