Manager, Supplier QA/Incoming Material QA

Worcester, MA, United States
Feb 19, 2021
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
About AbbVie
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Job Title: Manager, Quality Assurance


The Quality Supervisor tasked with IQA/SQA is responsible for overseeing group responsible for supplier qualification, establishing testing requirements and release of raw materials. Position will supervise 3-4 personnel.

  • Supervises a team of Analysts in the Quality function to include selection and hiring, setting performance expectations, performance assessment, train and staff development and resolution of personnel issues.
  • Responsible for supplier qualification and materials release.
  • Responsible for record reviews and materials release.
  • Provide Quality support on the manufacturing shop floor.
  • Delivery of files samples.
  • Complaint investigation and management.
  • Contract lab oversight including ER's, change requests and QTA.
  • Filing of GMP documentation.
  • Exception Request (ER) and CAPA management


  • 6+ years of direct experience in biopharmaceutical or related industry is required.
  • 2+ years of managerial experience preferred.
  • Thorough knowledge of Quality Assurance operations.
  • 6+ years of experience in application of FDA/GMP regulations.
  • Strong communication skills, tact, and diplomacy are critical.
  • Must be effective in multidisciplinary teams and work effectively across the organization.
  • Some direct manufacturing experience is preferred.
  • Direct regulatory interface experience is preferred.

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