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Director, Quality Management Systems, Life Sciences
KPMG is currently seeking a Director, Life Sciences Operations Advisory in our Management Consulting practice.
Lead KPMG Life Sciences services through insights about industry trends and customer needs in the area of Quality Management Systems
Identify potential quality issues at clients and business development targets, provide insights into the trends and expectations of regulatory agencies, provide guidance on developing effective assessment and remediation frameworks and/or practices
Manage the strategy execution and implementation efforts of Quality Management Systems-related client engagements, including these focus areas - client engagement delivery (i.e. remediating warning letters, consent decrees, development & execution of effective, efficient and sustainable quality management systems); regulatory agency interactions
Run fast paced engagements of 5-25 staff across multiple functional domains including directing subcontractors and off-shore resources
Represent KPMG thought leadership in the area of Quality Management at conferences, in publications, and other growth forums as it relates to practice offerings
Track project status, issues, and risks as well as present summary information to clients, partnerships, and executive sponsors as needed
A minimum of ten years of experience in the area of Quality Management Systems within the Life Sciences Industry.
Bachelor's degree in a scientific or engineering discipline from an accredited college or university
Demonstrates extensive knowledge with identifying and remediating pharmaceutical, biotech, medical device and diagnostic businesses with potential quality issues
Demonstrates proven experience in managing the strategy execution and implementation efforts of Quality Management Systems-related initiatives, including but not limited to remediating warning letters, consent decrees, and development and execution of effective, efficient and sustainable quality management systems.
Demonstrates experience and subject matter specialty in standard industry practices with Quality Management Systems relating to practices involving Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP), Good Clinical Practices (GCP), Good Pharmacovigilance Practices (GPP), and/or Good Laboratory Practices (GLP)
Experience with leading QMS platforms such as Trackwise, MasterControl, Pilgrim, Veeva Vault QMS, etc.
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