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Quality Manager, Christchurch, New Zealand

Wonderful opportunity to be part of a New Zealand company where quality is pivotal.

Based in the vibrant and regenerating city of Christchurch, New Zealand, Canterbury Scientific is a leading global OEM supplier of high quality, stable IVD Controls for diabetes and hemoglobinopathy assays in the global medical diagnostic sector. They are committed to the development of innovative and effective non-sterile invitro diagnostic products. As an OEM producer, the company is focused on the design, development and manufacture of products to our customers’ specifications to meet or exceed expectations and requirements.

Canterbury Scientific are looking for a Quality Manager to join their high performing team. The Company operates according to a Quality Management System, promoted and supported and embraced by the entire company. The focus is on continuous improvements, communications, and measurable quality objectives.

The essence of this Quality Manager role relies on driving quality objectives to ensure that the required high standards are achieved. You will have strategic input from a QMS perspective and will be the point of communication on quality, both internally and externally.

Driving quality improvement projects and taking the lead on regulatory affairs and audits are also pivotal. Meeting customer, legal and regulatory requirements in the delivery of products sits at the core of our policy and we ensure appropriate monitoring and updates to quality policy and systems.

Who are we looking for? To be successful, you will have:

  • A Bachelor's Degree in Science or equivalent and previous experience in a Production/Pharmaceutical/Biotech/Medical Device industry
  • Extensive experience in Quality Management Systems and international accreditation/regulations including ISO 13485, FDA QSR and cGMP
  • Solid internal and external auditing experience and a strong Quality Management/Document Control background.
  • An analytical, structured and logical approach to data management and problem solving with the ability to effectively prioritise within an active, fast moving bioprocess manufacturing environment

Canterbury Scientific is a dynamic, team-focussed organisation where quality and continuous improvement is key. You will be part of the Senior Management team and will have major input into achieving the company’s high standards. Your skills and abilities will be compensated with a very competitive salary package. This role also gives the opportunity to live and work in a city where innovation thrives and people are spoilt for cultural and recreational pursuits.

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