AbbVie Quality Program Manager in Jurong, Singapore

Quality Program Manager

Singapore, South West, Jurong

Quality Assurance

Requisition #1807030

This role reports to the Director of Quality Operations, and, the Quality Program Manager is responsible for the Quality aspects of new product introduction (NPI), cost improvement initiatives, operational excellence and long range planning. Capable of working with a high level of autonomy. The Quality Program Manager drives projects in an efficient and effective way to meet Department and Site goals. Ensures efficient and effective communication is maintained with internal and external customers in order to progress / resolve Regulatory and Project issues related to the site. He or She needs to display the ability to deliver results versus project timelines on complex tasks while following the AbbVie Leadership behaviors

Major Responsibilities

  • Management and leadership of all Quality aspects of large scale Projects and Programs related to Manufacturing site activities.

  • Manages and coordinates a multitude of interrelated activities including CMC Quality and Regulatory aspects for new product introduction (NPI). Ability to expedite and resolve issues.

  • Operates within the constraints of limited human and financial resources and changing priorities.

  • Liaison with other AbbVie Sites and 3rd Parties

  • Resource Management Planning and headcount justification models.

  • Quality Planning and Quality Risk Management (QRM) for key transfer activities

  • Ability to devise and implement systems.

  • Participate fully and chair relevant Project team meetings.

  • Actively supports functional work centers within Quality to achieve goals. – QC, Validation, Quality Systems/ Operations.

  • Assists Quality Director with assigned tasks including budgetary control and key meeting preparations.

  • Degree or Higher in Science or Engineeringdiscipline

  • Quality or Regulatory Qualification an advantage but not essential

  • A minimum of 5 years experience in a Quality or Project/ Program Leadership role.

  • Strong communication skills, written and oral.

  • Excellent knowledge of pharmaceutical regulatory requirements (GMP) is essential.

  • Previous Leadership experience essential, 2 years min in either Project leadership or people leadership roles.

  • Previous experience of large technology/ product transfer projects would be an advantage.

  • Demonstrated change agent and innovative person.

  • PMP software skills an advantage. – MS Project, Mind Manager etc.