Manager* QA Operations

Open for hire at one of the following locations –  Singapore. - Job ID: 6327 


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Manager* QA Operations 


As a Manager* QA Operations you are responsible to help ensure that operations are in alignment and compliant with global Quality, internal and general GxP requirements. You ensure that raw materials are tested meeting specifications and DS, DP are produced meeting the specifications per the dossier and approved appropriately for release. 


Your main responsibilities are: 

  • Responsible to lead and direct the assigned Quality Process  

  • Provide QA oversight of the assigned Quality Process to ensure that products are processed, manufactured, stored and distributed according to applicable current GxP and regulations  

  • Provide QA oversight of the assigned Quality Process to ensure that facilities, equipment, materials, processes and procedures comply with applicable current GxP and regulations  

  • Implement, maintain and review the assigned Quality Process according to applicable current GxP and regulations  

  • Own policies and procedures of the assigned Quality Process where applicable 

  • Partner with global and communicate to functions to ensure the assigned Quality Process is executed according to established policies and procedures 

  • Review/approve and provide inputs for procedures, documents, records, deviations, investigations, corrective action/preventive actions, change controls and gap assessments associated with the assigned Quality Process 

  • Ensure deviations from assigned Quality Process are documented and investigated  

  • Ensure QA personnel are qualified and trained to perform assigned tasks  

  • Support technology transfer activities

  • Develop strategies for assigned Quality Process to be fit for purpose, including continuous improvements and ensure a state of inspection readiness 

  • Support inspection and audit preparations 

  • Participate in Quality Management Review, Quality Risk Management and APQR 

  • Escalate quality and compliance risks to Head of Department, QA 

  • Support improvement initiatives, programs and projects of the assigned Quality Process 

  • Build, maintain and develop a team to support the deliverables of this assigned Quality Process


What you have to offer:


  • University degree/Advanced Degree in Science (medicine, pharmacy, chemistry, biotechnology, biology or equivalent)

  • At least 10 years’ professional working experience in Quality Management System in the pharmaceutical/biotechnology/medical device industry with >3 years people management experience 

  • Extensive knowledge in Quality Management System concepts and strong understanding of pharmaceutical business and regulatory governance/framework 

  • Experiences with collaborations with global multidisciplinary functions involved in drug development and manufacturing 

  • Ability to be agile and effectively collaborate in a dynamic, cross-functional environment  

  • High degree of conscientiousness and diligence  

  • Constructive work habits, flexibility, solution orientation, job ownership, quality awareness, and very good planning and organizational skills in a fast-paced environment 

  • Self-starter and learning capacity  

  • Sense of ownership and honesty (proactive handling of errors)  

  • Ability to navigate through ambiguity and rapid growth and adapt to change, especially in a start-up environment 

  • Expectation to be hands on, interactive and display practical leadership 

  • Good communication skills  

  • Fluent in written and verbal English  



Benefits for you:

We offer a competitive compensation package which will be determined by the contract type and selected candidate’s qualifications and experience.


How to apply: 

Apply now and simply send us your application documents including Curriculum Vitae, copy of ID, copies of degree certificates and professional certificates, motivation letter as well as your contact details by using our online form.


Please note: 

  • Only applications sent via our online form shall be considered.
  • Only Candidates with the right qualifications and relevant experience shall be shortlisted and
  • Incomplete applications shall be rejected.
  • BioNTech will run a background check during the hiring process


We are looking forward receiving your application.


*BioNTech does not differentiate on the basis of gender, political opinion, religion or belief, nationality, ethnic or social origin, age, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, physical appearance, health status or any other aspect of personal status. We are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Most important – it’s a match!


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