The companyOur client is a professional Pharmaceutical organisation, based in Zuid-Holland Netherlands. Corbion is the global market leader in lactic acid, lactic acid derivatives, and a leading company in emulsifiers, functional enzyme blends, minerals, vitamins and algae ingredients. We develop sustainable ingredient solutions to improve the quality of life for people today and for future generations.
For over 100 years, we have been uncompromising in our commitment to safety, quality, innovation and performance. Drawing on our deep application and product knowledge, we work side-by-side with customers to make our cutting edge technologies work for them. Our solutions help differentiate products in markets such as food, home & personal care, animal nutrition, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, and bioplastics. We have factories in the Netherlands, Spain, Brazil, Thailand and the United States. Corbion has a worldwide network of sales offices and agents in more than 100 countries. Quality, product innovation, and customer orientation are important attributes for our client, which is also characterized by being a collegial, informal and result-oriented company culture.
Role descriptionDo you want to have a key role in creating and realizing a zero defects culture? As Quality Assurance (QA) Manager Pharma at Corbion we are interested in how you answer questions like: How do you engage a whole organization to think quality? How do you deal with very diverse and changing regulations on a production site? What means continuous improvement in a quality organization?
In this new position you will work for the location in Gorinchem where we have our largest lactic acid derivative facility. This location services all of our non-Bakery food market units and our Biochemicals Unit. Additionally on this site is our Biomaterials plant. Gorinchem also accommodates the Corbion Central R&D and Innovation Centre.
ResponsibilitiesAs our new QA Manager Pharma you report to the Manager QA / QC within our Operations Team. As our QA Manager Pharma you are mainly responsible for typical and non-typical quality matters of the Corbion plant, where we have 150+ employees
Furthermore we need you to:
Act as a key interface between the plant and the different business functionalities of Corbion
Get your plans in motion through intuitive and diplomatic approach of relations
Train and coach the shop floor in the related field
Help promote a strong team spirit: "we do it together"
RequirementsIn addition to your educational achievements on a Bachelor level, as the successful candidate for the position of QA Manager Pharma you must also have:
At least 5 years of experience of quality in a pharma environment
Wide knowledge about GMP, GDP and ISO 9001
Experience in equipment and process validation
Verbal and written fluency in Dutch and English language
Other informationWe offer you the chance to join a company with a:
Culture to empower people and where your initiatives and ideas make a real difference
International focus with truly diverse teams
Unique possibility to be trained by our internal expertise in the world of biobased products
We invest in relevant training courses related to your particular discipline, that will give you the opportunity to grow into an industry expert
Lastly, we offer a friendly, informal culture in a demanding professional environment
In addition, we actively embrace diversity in how we work together and contribute toward our shared objectives and values. By joining Corbion, you will become an employee in a company where you can feel pride in your achievements and develop your career with global prospects!
Are you interested and do want to apply for this role, please fill out your application via the apply button below and contact Laura Hoekstra.