Full Job Description
This is where you save and sustain lives
At Baxter, we are deeply connected by our mission. No matter your role at Baxter, your work makes a positive impact on people around the world. You’ll feel a sense of purpose throughout the organization, as we know our work improves outcomes for millions of patients.
Baxter’s products and therapies are found in almost every hospital worldwide, in clinics and in the home. For over 85 years, we have pioneered significant medical innovations that transform healthcare.
Together, we create a place where we are happy, successful and inspire each other. This is where you can do your best work.
Join us at the intersection of saving and sustaining lives— where your purpose accelerates our mission.
Manages through subordinates the coordination of the activities of several sections or departments in the Quality organization. Is responsible for results in terms of compliance and/or product quality and conformance to regulations and Baxter quality policies.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Manages the activities of several sections or departments in the Quality organization with responsibility for results in terms of compliance and/or product quality.
Implements the quality systems procedures in several sections or departments and manages compliance.
Understands and ensures conformance to regulations applicable to several sections or departments.
May participate in or manage quality assessments of internal operations and suppliers to analyst compliance and assess risk.
Interacts frequently with internal subordinate supervisors, functional peer and senior group managers.
Manages interactions with regulators and customers to represent the company products and processes.
Identifies and manages continuous improvement projects with the objective of achieving quality, reliability and cost improvements.
Develops budget for several sections or departments and ensures adherence to the budget.
Manages coaching, training and development of direct reports and team.
Thorough knowledge of applicable procedures, specifications, regulations and standards.
Chemistry background required.
Pharma background is a plus
Ability to manage / supervise a large team of employees.
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
Strong communication and leadership skills.
Strong interpersonal, communication, influencing, negotiation skills.
Strong project management skills.
Candidate must not be allergic to Penicillin or Cephalosporin Drugs
Education and/or Experience:
BS in Chemistry required; advanced degree helpful.
10 or more years in Quality, Manufacturing, Engineering or related field.
7 or more years of management experience required
Equal Employment Opportunity
Baxter is an equal opportunity employer. Baxter evaluates qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, disability/handicap status or any other legally protected characteristic.
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