Head of Quality - Biopharmaceutical

Kampala Permanent
  • Head of Quality
  • Pharmaceutical or Biopharmaceutical manufacturing

About Our Client

Part of a leading African Conglomerate, our client is a leading biopharma company. They are expert in production of quality medicines using the latest innovative processes.

Job Description

The Head of Quality will have the following responsibilities:

  • Develop, implement, manage, audit and maintain GMP quality systems for the organisation. This includes the SOP system, training programs, and performing audits
  • Approve materials and product specifications
  • Make product disposition decision
  • Prepare product and process quality reports by collecting and analysing information and trends.
  • Lead inspections by FDA, other regulatory agencies, and partners
  • Represent Quality function to achieve site goals and maintain compliance to corporate quality standards and the regulatory agencies around the world
  • Establish the strategic plans and goals for the site Quality organisation by making final quality decisions on administrative and operational matters at the site
  • Engage in crucial conversations by providing and receiving feedback supporting the growth and development of team members

The Successful Applicant

The Head of Quality role will be based in Kampala, Uganda and will require the following attributes:

  • Understanding and likely expertise in recombinant protein manufacturing and mRNA vaccines
  • Familiar with the US, EMA, and ICH regulations and guidance documents
  • Experience production and manufacturing
  • Experience with Project Management and Analytics software
  • Bachelor's degree in chemistry, organic chemistry, biochemistry, or a relevant scientific discipline;
  • QA experience in the pharmaceutical industry or a combination of pharmaceutical & regulated industry
  • Experience in the pharmaceutical or biotechnology industry

What's on Offer

This is a great opportunity for someone who is looking for an exciting challenge and ready for a transformation journey in Uganda with the ability to implement change and strategy.

Our Client is offering an attractive remuneration structure.

Pravina Ramessur
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Phone number
+230 460 55 92

Job summary

Industrial / Manufacturing
Job Type
Consultant name
Pravina Ramessur
Consultant phone
+230 460 55 92
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