Jul 07, 2022

Job Description

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Your role as QA Manager External Supply Operations (ESO) (m/f/d) will be managing of external suppliers that manufacture finished products for Novartis, including product – brand – management from quality perspective (e.g. deviations, changes, transfers). You will be a part of interdisciplinary team consisting of analytical and technical experts, supply chain managers, supply operations managers etc...and will act as contact person with external suppliers regarding all quality related activities.

Your key responsibilities:
• Supporting daily operations (including manufacturing and release at contract manufacturer) and ensuring that batches are manufactured and tested according to agreed procedures.
• Close collaboration with regulatory teams across the world in order to assure accurate registration status.

Enabling QA oversight with being responsible for key pillars of supplier management:

• QA agreement management.
• Supplier quality risk assessment.
• Product Quality Review (PQR).
• Complaints, deviations and escalations.
• Audit planning and CAPA follow up, supporting change management process, supplier and product KQI ownership and reporting.

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:
• University degree (MSc is desirable) in pharmaceutical, chemical or other appropriate sciences.
• At least 3 years of experience in quality management, quality control, manufacture, regulatory affairs, or other related discipline.
• Excellent knowledge of English language (written and spoken).
• Flexibility to work in a fast paced, constantly evolving work environment.
• Ability to operate in a global matrix environment.

Desirable Requirements:
• Desirable supplier management experiences.

You’ll receive
Competitive salary, Annual bonus, Flexible working schedule, tailored to your needs, possibility to work from home, Pension scheme, Employee Recognition Scheme, Sports Club Membership, employment at Top SI Employer, Unlimited learning and development opportunities.

We offer permanent employment, with 6 months of probation period.

You are kindly invited to submit your application in Slovene and English language, including CV on our website by 21st of July 2022.

Why Novartis?

More than 750 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!

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.

Novartis is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the recruitment process, or in order to perform the essential functions of a position, please send an e-mail to [email protected] and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information. Please include the job requisition number in your message.

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