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QA Project Manager

  • Sector: Science & Pharma
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  • Job Ref: 20489

Our client, a leading healthcare company based in Cavan, is seeking to recruit a Quality Assurance Project Manager on a 12 month contract.

This is a Monday - Friday Day shift position.

Main purpose of the role:

Provide leadership and guidance in accordance with Quality principles and requirements for Division projects and partner with key stakeholders that are integral to the success of the projects. Manage projects/programs of a highly complex nature and/or high impact including those requiring coordination of multiple sites and matrix cross-functional teams. Responsible for the overall management and delivery of end to end implementation of QA program/project strategy. Assure that projects conform to current cGMP/cGDP, project plan, division quality standards and other applicable regulatory standards.


Main responsibilities:

Creates and executes project plans and revises them as appropriate to meet changing requirements

Provides comprehensive quality risk assessments and elevate quality risks identified with appropriate recommendations and mitigation plan to key stakeholders.

Participates in design & project reviews and give recommendations to Engineering/ Production/Product Development teams to ensure Quality requirements are met and within established QA processes

Prioritizes deliverables and manages project scope and E2E QA delivery across teams/sites

Report out status of the projects to QA Leadership team on a periodic basis using project related metrics and track projects to resources, time to market and budget constraints

Performs reviews of completed projects to assure sustainability and recommends any changes to QA processes as needed

Ensures QA-related documents of the projects are complete, current and stored


Management of junior personnel in quality system requirements and project management.


Experience / Background:

• A minimum of 4 years’ experience in technical role (Quality Assurance, New Product Development, Production, Supply Chain) in similar or related industries

• Excellent understanding of Good Manufacturing Practices, regulatory compliance and quality management systems

• Solid knowledge of food safety programs (e.g. HACCP)

• Audit Experience (Internal and External)

• People Management (a minimum of 2 yrs experience)

• Excellent collaboration skills, communication skills, problem solving competence, organizational skills and budget management should be demonstrable

For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Colin Byrne.