Quality Control Supervisor

We are looking for a Quality Control Supervisor. You will be working in our newest plant where we make products for the healthcare market.

A new plant for the production of cell culture media is being built at our location in Tilburg. Cell culture media are raw materials for the biopharmaceutical industry, where they are used for the production of medicines or vaccines. For this new production facility we have a vacancy for a QC Supervisor in the department Quality Systems / Regulatory Affairs (QS/RA).

Within Life Science Manufacturing (LSM), the QS/RA department is responsible for all activities related to quality. This includes the approval of raw materials, the release of finished products and all tests on these materials, but also supplier evaluations, deviations during production and change control. Document control also falls under this department.

As QC Supervisor, you are responsible for the consistent performance of the analyses in the QC lab. You manage a group of technicians. You coordinate the work that needs to be done and set priorities for the team. You also guarantee the quality of working methods and systems. You also work actively on shaping the new team and the optimal deployment of the employees in the team. The department is still in a start-up phase, which means that you will also be actively working in the lab by carrying out analyses and validations. You have substantive knowledge in the field of the various analysis techniques and their validation. This makes you a good sparring partner for your colleagues from QC, QA and the rest of the department.

  • At least a completed HBO degree in analytical or biochemistry;

  • At least 8 years of relevant work experience in a QC laboratory in the medical, pharmaceutical, biotechnological or other regulated industry;

  • Demonstrable managerial experience;

  • Knowledge and understanding of ISO and GLP guidelines, USP and EP compendia;

  • Knowledge of and experience with the performance of various chemical and microbial techniques such as pH, conductivity, osmolality, TOC, HPLC, ICP, bioburden, endotoxin;

  • Experience with the validation of these analytical techniques and methods;

  • Good command of the Dutch and English languages, orally and in writing;

  • A Certificate of Good Behaviour must be submitted for acceptance.

A colleague who feels strongly about quality. You are driven, critical, analytically strong and able to communicate constructively with various stakeholders. You are a supervisor with good content knowledge and people management skills. The start-up of a new plant is accompanied by hectic activity, deadlines and possibly changing priorities. You are able to deal with this and ensure that the activities of your department are carried out as agreed.  

FUJIFILM Manufacturing Europe B.V. is one of the largest Fujifilm production sites outside Japan. Here, with around 700 employees, we are responsible for the production of photographic paper, offset plates and membranes. A new factory for cell culture media is currently being built in Tilburg. The Tilburg Research Laboratory is also located here, where we work on the development of new products and technologies. Part of the European headquarters is also located in Tilburg. This company is responsible for, among other things, purchasing, finance, IT, logistics and customs matters.

The Quality Systems / Regulatory Affairs department currently consists of 10 people. The Life Science Manufacturing department is a growing organisation and so will the QS/RA department in the future.

At Fujifilm, our employees are our most important asset. We want people to feel at home in our company. We provide good working conditions and look to develop talent. We also invest in training, consider development opportunities and think about the future as an annual theme within our personnel policy.

We also offer:

  • A 40-hour work week with the possibility of arranging your working hours flexibly;
  • An above-average salary, depending on education and experience;
  • A good bonus scheme;
  • 27 holiday days;
  • 12.5 ATV days;
  • A travel and expense allowance;
  • A good pension scheme;
  • A collective health insurance;
  • Good training and development opportunities;
  • And nice other secondary benefits such as participation in the bicycle plan or discount on trips.

You will be based in Tilburg.

Would you like to increase your career opportunities within an innovative, high-tech and international company? Send your CV and motivation stating "RA- 1035 QC Supervisor" to recruitment_ef@fujifilm.com.

If you have any questions, please contact Heidi Franken, Sr. Supervisor at +31(0)6 5237 4182 or visit www.fujifilm.com/ef/nl for more information about our organization.

Acquisition in response to this vacancy is not appreciated.