Quality & Regulatory Programs Leader

Job Title

Quality & Regulatory Programs Leader

Job Description

In this role you will oversee the coordination of Programs, Projects and Strategic Initiatives in the Quality & Regulatory function.

You are responsible for

  • Working on complex issues where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth knowledge of the company.
  • Participating in corporate development of methods, techniques and evaluation criteria for projects, programs, and people.
  • Identifying opportunities for simplified quality systems and harmonizes them across the Business sites
  • Applying project management methodology, best practices and standards
  • Working to align corporate quality initiatives and supporting/formulating the Business' long-range quality and regulatory programs and initiatives
  • Having broad expertise or unique knowledge, using skills to contribute to development of company objectives and principles and to achieve goals in creative and effective ways.
  • Monitoring the competing constraints of scope, schedule, budget, quality, resources and risk
  • Providing a consultative role to projects and or programs by supplying templates, best practices, training, access to information and lesson learnt from other projects
  • Participating with other senior managers to establish strategic plans and objectives.
  • Implementing strategic policies when selecting methods, techniques, and evaluation criteria for obtaining results.
  • Monitors compliance to project management standards, policies, procedures and templates
  • Coordinating communication across projects
  • Can Lead quality related problem solving and root cause analysis during design and manufacturing

To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience

  • BA/BS in life sciences required, Masters or PhD preferred
  • 8+ years in medical device industry
  • Experience with FDA requirements 21 CFR 820, knowledge of regulations such as ISO 13485 and other international regulatory requirements.
  • Familiarity with the evolving regulatory landscape, e.g. MDSAP, EU MDR
  • Expert project management, business partnering and influencing skills to effectively drive Q&R strategy and initiatives.
  • Expert user and leverage of Q&R tools and methodologies with the ability to coach and mentor staff to build capability and self-sufficiency.
  • ASQ CQE (Certified Quality Engineer) or CSSBB (Certified Six Sigma Black Belt) is a plus.

Why should you join Philips?

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