Healthcare & Life Sciences

APAC Head of Quality Assurance (Global Biopharmaceutical)

Date Added: 15/06/2017
Consultant: Sue Krishnan
APAC Head of Quality Assurance (Global Biopharmaceutical)

• Newly Created role
• Excellent opportunity for career development
• Dynamic work environment

Our client is a leading Biopharmaceutical company with a heritage of over 100 years and nearly 15,000 employees in over 100 countries. In the Asia-Pacific region they operate across the entire commercial value chain, from regulatory approval and product launch to lifecycle management with a diverse portfolio of proprietary and partnered brands in key therapeutic fields, including Dermatology, Aesthetics, Primary Care, Allergy/Respiratory, Cardiovascular, Oncology/Specialty Care, Men’s Health and Consumer Health.

Reporting to the Regional Vice President, the Regional Quality Assurance and Technical Services Director will assume primary responsibility of overseeing and supporting Asia Pacific affiliates in all matters related to Quality and Technical aspect of manufacturing and new product development / introduction. This role will manage new product development / introduction, managing quality needs in good storage, distribution in supply chain system and supporting compliance effort with GMP/Quality related regulatory requirements from a view point to the Customer, Company and Regulatory authorities.

To be successful in this position, you would need to have an Honours or higher degree in pharmaceutical Science with at least 10 or more years’ experience in a Regional Quality / Technical management function in a pharmaceutical company with exposures to international regulatory and QA requirements. You should have experience in all aspects QA/QC/ Technical services function and an understanding of either pharmaceutical, medical device, cosmetic and supplement production processes, process validation, facilities and equipment qualification. Familiarity with tools and methodologies of quality performance and achievement measurements to determine progress would be highly desired. You will have extensive team management experience and would have worked as a participative and engaging member within a cross-functional team, building team spirit and beneficial relationships with all contract service providers and business partners.

To apply, please submit your resume (in MS Word format) to Sue Krishnan at, quoting the job title and reference number SM 12211.
We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

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Type of Work: Permanent

Region: Singapore

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