Johnson & Johnson Careers

Quality Assurance Manager UK & Ireland

Maidenhead, United Kingdom
Quality Assurance

Job Description

Requisition ID: 1905711172W

At Johnson & Johnson, we believe good health is the foundation of vibrant lives, thriving communities and forward progress. That’s why for more than 130 years, we have aimed to keep people well at every age and every stage of life. Today, as the world’s largest and most broadly based healthcare company, we are committed to using our reach and size for good. We strive to improve access and affordability, build healthier communities, and put a healthy mind, body and environment within reach of everyone, everywhere.

Every single day, our more than 130,000 employees across the world are blending heart, science and ingenuity to deeply change the trajectory of health for humanity.

Providing support to the QA Cluster Lead in the provision of a Quality Assurance service to the J&J UK Consumer and J&J Republic of Ireland Consumer business units. You will be Adhering to external licensing authorities, J&J quality standards, systems and business processes and procedures. Perform responsibilities relating to standards, procedures and training. Contribute to operational effectiveness essential to the delivery of our quality standards. Acting as Responsible Person for the UK and Ireland wholesaler authorisations.

Role responsibilities:

Quality Management
•Supporting the business units in terms of quality management and the resolution and communication of quality issues.
•Maintaining and implementing the local Quality system
•Collaborating with departments to provide QA input to new projects and concepts and approve any new product launched in the UK/ROI

•Maintaining compliant and effective procedures to meet the business needs
•Managing effectively all local procedures, work instructions and associated documentation
•You will be providing input to draft global / regional procedures

Inspections / Audits
•In conjunction with UK/ROI Regulatory Affairs ensure maintenance of that the Wholesale Dealers and Manufacturers Import Authorisations.
•Assisting in the management and follow -up services for local authority inspections
•Supporting and conducting local internal and external quality audits

Quality activities
•Inputting into development projects, approving of artwork changes, management of quality issues and complaints, recalls, working with official organisations, internal Quality groups, supplier sites and ensure we meet our internal quality standards.
•Ensuring products are developed in full compliance with applicable local requirements
•Ensuring that new or changed European or local national legislation in QA or GDP-related matters are communicated within the organization and implemented
•You will provide quality related question input from Commercial Directors and functional team leaders in the UK organization


Do you have the following skills experience and educational background we are looking for?

  • Do you have an academic degree qualification Life Sciences?
  • Quality Assurance Management experience of at least 2 years
  • 5 years’ QA experience within pharmaceutical, cosmetic or medical device industries
  • 10 years’ experience in QA positions within regulated industries
  • Experience working in the cosmetic or commodity industries (asset)
  • You have experience in Quality Auditing / Training and people management
  • You meet requirements to act as GDP Responsible Person in UK
  • Strong knowledge of local regulations regarding pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, medical devices and commodities
  • You are a self-sufficient and data driven decision maker.
  • You are able to justify your decisions well and able to explain your rationale firmly.

Johnson & Johnson is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants who are qualified will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability

Primary Location
United Kingdom-England-Maidenhead-
Johnson & Johnson Limited (8700)
Job Function
Quality Assurance
Requisition ID