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KPMG is currently seeking a Senior Associate Quality Management Life Sciences in Customer & Operations for our Consulting practice.
Support Quality Systems related and Digital Transformation projects including QMS IT strategy, Vendor Selection, Configuration, Change Management and Implementation for various Quality processes such as Complaints Management, CAPA, Change Control, Audits, Supplier Quality, etc. for Life Sciences clients
Reinforce Quality System implementation projects by developing detailed user requirements, functional requirements and technical requirements, design & configuring specifications, integrations, testing and validation
Drive progress against project milestones to help ensure timely delivery of project deliverables, review the work product of associates, provide direction and training as necessary
Provide input into engagement decisions, including work plan and timeline, project management, resource allocation and career development of team members
Perform analysis on QMS-related data, processes, business requirements and operating models
Support projects related to process transformation, technology-enabled transformation, measurable improved operational performance, preparation for Quality mandates and organizational redesign
Minimum two years of work experience related to Quality Systems within the pharmaceutical, Biotech and/or medical device industry
Bachelor's degree in an appropriate field from an accredited college/university required; master's degree from an accredited college/university preferred
Experience with operational process improvement initiatives in a pharmaceutical and/or medical device industry; prior professional services or consulting experience preferred
Strong understanding of various Quality system regulations (21 CFR Part 820, QSReg) and standards including ISO13485 including Design Controls, Document Controls, Production and Process Controls, Corrective and Preventive Actions, Labeling and Packaging Controls, Records Management and Servicing
Experience with any of the Quality Management Systems including Trackwise, Veeva Vault QMS, IQVIA Pilgrim, ComplianceQuest, MasterControl, ETQ and/or Document Management systems preferred
Excellent foundational skills including strong analytical, written and verbal communication skills, MS Office expertise, impactful client presence, compelling facilitation and presentation skills
Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States without the need for visa sponsorship now or in the future and the ability to travel as necessary
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