May 16, 2022

Job Description

Qualified Person (f/m/d), Tyrol, Kundl, Austria

160 Million! That’s the number of antibiotic packs that we manufacture in Kundl and deliver to patients in more than 80 countries all over the world in one year. As a Qualified Person, you ensure that the quality and compliance requirements for our products are met. In this way, the supply of patients with high-quality medicines can be effectively ensured.

Your key responsibilities:

Your responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
• Batch release according to Annex 16 of Volume 4 of the EU GMP guidelines for human and veterinary medicinal products
• Support of the quality assurance team in the production area
• Checking and processing of complaints, deviations, OOS and change control
• Creation and improvement of quality systems and SOPs
• Review and approval of manufacturing instructions, test methods and specifications
• Creation, review and approval of quality-related documentation, as well as risk analyses, product quality reviews (PQR)
• Participation in qualification and validation processes
• Participate in global team decisions on market actions to ensure patient safety services as needed
• Preparation, participation and follow-up of self-assessments, customer audits and official inspections
• Workload management, performance and leadership support for specialist teams

Diversity & Inclusion / EEO

Novartis is committed to building an outstanding, inclusive work environment and diverse teams representative of the patients and communities we serve.

Minimum Requirements

What you’ll bring to the role:
• Education: Successfully completed scientific studies (e.g. pharmacy, chemistry, biology)
• Fluent knowledge English, German desirable
• 3 years of experience in Quality Assurance from a GMP regulated pharmaceutical company with at least 2 years of experience in QC
• Excellent organizational and communication skills, independent working style and high decision-making quality

Desirable requirements:
• Qualification as a Qualified Person according to AMG (Austrian Medicines Act))

Why Novartis?

769 million lives were touched by Novartis medicines in 2020, and while we’re proud of this, we know there is so much more we could do to help improve and extend people’s lives.

We believe new insights, perspectives and ground-breaking solutions can be found at the intersection of medical science and digital innovation. That a diverse, equitable and inclusive environment inspires new ways of working.

We believe our potential can thrive and grow in an unbossed culture underpinned by integrity, curiosity and flexibility. And we can reinvent what's possible, when we collaborate with courage to aggressively and ambitiously tackle the world’s toughest medical challenges. Because the greatest risk in life, is the risk of never trying!

Imagine what you could do here at Novartis!

In addition to a market-competitive base salary, we offer an attractive incentive program, a modern company pension scheme, childcare facilities, learning and development options as well as worldwide career opportunities within the Novartis group. In accordance with Austrian law, we are obliged to disclose the minimum salary as stated in the collective bargaining agreement. For this position the minimum salary is € 63.388,92/year (on a full time basis). The actual salary will be significantly higher, as we strive to maintain a competitive position in the market and consider your previous experience, qualifications and individual competencies.

Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion:
Novartis is committed to building an outstanding, inclusive work environment and diverse team’s representative of the patients and communities we serve.
Our recruitment decisions are based on selecting the best person for the job, regardless of gender, religion, age, colour, race, sexual orientation, nationality or disability.

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