Director of Quality

Shorla Oncology develops innovative solutions into effective oncology treatments to improve patients’ lives. The patients’ needs are at the heart of our innovation, ensuring we deliver affordable, accessible medicines and provide a significant clinical impact.

                   Shorla Oncology has core values of compassion, commitment, innovation, tenacity and collaboration. At Shorla Oncology we feel passionately about the work that we do and the patients that inspire us. Our focus on oncology gives us the opportunity to truly impact lives. As employees, we are here because we want to be part of a global team, working together to bring hope to underserved patient populations.

We are seeking a Director of Quality to join our team, working directly with our VP of Quality and Regulatory Affairs and other senior level team members.

This position will play a pivotal role in our organisation through some of the following activities:

  • Support the creation and achievement of company goals from a quality perspective.
  • Provide leadership and management to the Quality Team to achieve GXP compliance for all activities of Shorla Oncology.
  • Strategic planning in the short and long-term for the business in current and future markets from a technical (Quality) perspective.
  • Actively work in collaboration with other internal departments and external partners to ensure projects are delivered on time in compliance and in line with regulatory authority requirements.
  • Continually seek opportunities for improvement while supporting a culture of knowledge sharing and learning (e.g. findings from audits and inspections).
  • Conduct and/or instruct new product introduction and technology transfer and support registrations.
  • Reporting on the effectiveness of the Quality Management System through regular reporting and action oriented leadership.

The successful candidate will have at least 10 years’ work experience in the pharmaceutical industry with 5 years’ experience in a management or leadership role, and a third level degree in a science discipline. Sterility Assurance experience or Lead Auditor training or QP qualification is a distinct advantage but not essential. The successful candidate will enjoy a competitive salary and benefits package in a flexible working environment and will be keen to work and develop in a fast-paced environment in a scaling company.

We facilitate a hybrid working schedule where we alternate working remotely with working in our offices in Clonmel, Co. Tipperary. You may also be required to travel from time to time.

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