Director of Quality Management

€115000 - €120000 per annum
  1. Permanent
Rostock, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern
  1. Quality Assurance, Quality Systems

Hobson Prior are looking for a Director of Quality Management for an exciting international career, in a multicultural environment at a rare diseases organisation who are focused on accelerating the development of new orphan drugs. As the Director of Quality Management, you are responsible for all of the QM activities, while working closely with the involved departments and stakeholders.

Job Responsibilities:

  • You will provide leadership for a growing team of currently 4 members, focusing on development and performance.
  • Developing, maintaining and documenting the entirety of QM activities & being involved in the QM of all diagnostic processes.
  • Planning and organization of all laboratory audits.
  • Performing, documenting and tracking of internal audits.
  • Continuous monitoring of all QM relevant internal parameters.
  • Continuous improvement of all aspects of GLP, GMP, ISO15185, ISO13485, ISO9001 in the laboratory.
  • Investigating the error magmpnagement system, complaint management and implementation of the CAPA processes.
  • Preparation of quality documents to improve processes.
  • Creation of quality documents and assisting other departments in structuring their documents.
  • Implementation of QM relevant training and continuous education of involved employees & stakeholders.
  • Reporting for all critical QM related activities directly to the CEO.

Key Skills:

  • Well-experienced in team leading & team building.
  • Independent personality, strong communication and organizational skills combined with good team spirit.
  • Fluent English communication skills.
  • Familiar with working in an international organization and a multicultural environment.


  • You will have a University degree in Biotechnology, Biology, Chemistry or Medicine.
  • Safe and senior handling of international QM systems (implementation, development, auditing) and related processing of external accreditations as Compliance Manager.
  • Prior experience of working in Quality Management, ideally gathered in a laboratory operation (biotechnology or medical diagnostic).
  • Knowledge of GLP, GMP, ISO15185, ISO13485, ISO9001 and of CAP and CLIA.

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