Abbott Quality Project Manager in Sligo, Ireland

JOB DESCRIPTION:

We are looking for Quality Project Manager to join our team.

Primary Function / Primary Goals/Objectives

  • Provides QA and technical support to Abbott Nutrition Third Party Manufacturers (TPM), TPM Operations, affiliates and other AN stakeholder.

  • The Quality Project Manager will be responsible for one or more specific TPM accounts within the International TPM portfolio;

  • Identifies and resolves quality issues for AN TPM products related to design, manufacturing quality programs and product start-ups at TPM’s;

  • Provides support to global nutritional and NPI project teams;

  • Identifies and help resolve key quality issues;

  • Ensures compliance and continuous improvement of audit and metric performance;

  • Responsible for overall quality and safety of Abbott Nutrition products manufactured at those facilities;

  • Assures Ingredient/packaging supplier approval and compliance at the TPM.

Major Responsibilities

  1. Manage the agreed and assigned (office, team and personal) Goals and Objectives.

  2. Establish a robust long term working relationship, and ensure Business As Usual activities are carried out within the agreed targets with the assigned TPM’s.

  3. Work with project management on global nutritional project teams as assigned (e.g. New Product Introduction projects, Margin and Profitability Initiatives and Ingredient/packaging projects, to identify key quality issues and support product launches in various global markets.

  4. Utilize understanding of QA systems and problem solving tools to provide alternative solutions to quality issues.

  5. Develop, implement and improve quality systems at the TPM’s, which ensure:

  • AN policy and regulatory compliance.

  • Initiation and review of Quality Documentation

  • Quality and Safety of AN products

  • Satisfactory performance on Metrics requirements

  • Training as required for Abbott Quality systems.

  1. Support disposition of product batches, facilitate investigations, troubleshoot and resolve quality issues in close cooperation with the AN TPM Operations team.

  2. Coordinate the vendor program at the TPM. Work with suppliers and TPM’s to resolve issues. Initiate and facilitate specification reviews/changes as required. Initiate policies, procedures and systems that will ensure vendor program requirements are met.

Supervisory/Management Responsibilities

Reports: None

JOB FAMILY:

Operations Quality

DIVISION:

ANSC Nutrition Supply Chain

LOCATION:

Ireland > Sligo : Fort Gary

ADDITIONAL LOCATIONS:

WORK SHIFT:

Ie - Shftpre0 (Ireland)

TRAVEL:

Yes, 10 % of the Time

MEDICAL SURVEILLANCE:

Yes

SIGNIFICANT WORK ACTIVITIES:

Not Applicable

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