Quality Network Head Drug Product Services

Switzerland, Basel

Today, Lonza is a global leader in life sciences operating across three continents. While we work in science, there’s no magic formula to how we do it. Our greatest scientific solution is talented people working together, devising ideas that help businesses to help people. In exchange, we let our people own their careers. Their ideas, big and small, genuinely improve the world. And that’s the kind of work we want to be part of.

We are looking for a strong Quality Network Head (f/m/d) to support the growing Drug Product Services organization across the Lonza sites.

Key responsibilities:

  • Provides operational and strategic leadership for the entire Drug Product Services Quality organization in line with the business unit goals and customer needs for clinical and commercial supplies

  • Develops, implements and maintains a robust and risk based Quality System across all Drug product sites and assets for sterile production in line with regulatory cGMP requirements and Lonza standards

  • Leads and directs staff in both QA and QC and ensures their development

  • Serve as the point person with industry partners regarding product quality matters, customer interactions and regulatory authority interactions in collaboration with the manufacturing sites

  • Support sites with regulatory authority inspections and oversees corrective and preventive action programs

Key requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a Life Sciences, Engineering or Quality Management or related science discipline

  • English

  • Strong leadership experience, influencing skills, business acumen & proven track record of developing a strong team

  • CDMO experience preferred

Every day, Lonza’s products and services have a positive impact on millions of people. For us, this is not only a great privilege, but also a great responsibility. How we achieve our business results is just as important as the achievements themselves. At Lonza, we respect and protect our people and our environment. Any success we achieve is no success at all if not achieved ethically.

People come to Lonza for the challenge and creativity of solving complex problems and developing new ideas in life sciences. In return, we offer the satisfaction that comes with improving lives all around the world. The satisfaction that comes with making a meaningful difference.

Reference: R35051