Supplier Quality Manager (w/m/d), Hybrid




Supplier Quality Manager (w/m/d), Hybrid




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Job Description

About the role:

We are seeking an experienced People Manager for our Supply Quality Team at the Vienna plant. In this role, you´ll lead a team of experts and you will have to implement the Supplier Quality elements in alignment with global procedures.


You will interact with stakeholders within Takeda´s Vienna manufacturing site as well as within the Plasma Operating Unit (OpU).

Excellent communication and networking skills, stress resistance, handling multiple projects/topics at the same time as well as the ability to prioritize appropriately are key for this position.

How you will contribute:

  • Lead and develop a team of 5 Supplier Quality experts

  • Assure compliance of Vienna Supplier Quality with international guidelines and Takeda Global Quality Standards

  • Partner with global Supplier Quality function for the further development of internal standards

  • Maintenance of existing suppliers and qualification of new suppliers worldwide working for the manufacturing site in Vienna according to the Takeda internal business process (paper audits, quality agreements, supplier changes,)

  • Prepare and maintain quality agreements

  • Support material deviations for the Vienna plant and evaluate investigations performed by the supplier

  • Develop and maintain material specifications for the Vienna plant

  • Support of the manufacturing site Vienna in case of questions concerning suppliers (problem solving, monitoring, complaints)

  • Support the preparation of authority audits and represent the Supplier Quality processes at such audits

  • KPI Reporting

What you bring to Takeda:

  • Bachelors degree or higher in natural sciences or engineering.

  • 2-5 years of professional experience in quality management, ideally in a pharmaceutical or biotechnology industry.

  • Knowledge of the global regulatory environment in at least one of the following areas: Pharmaceuticals, Medical Devices or a related field

  • Excellent change management and people management skills

  • Strong communication skills

  • Leadership experience required

  • Excellent communication skills in both written and verbal English. Ability to write clear and concise reports.

  • Good communication skills in German are desirable

  • Persistence and negotiation skills

What Takeda can offer you:

A competitive remuneration package with a minimum salary of € 5.222,35 gross per month (full-time, collective wage agreement for the chemical industry) - the actual salary depends on your professional experience and qualifications.

  • Family-friendly company environment; Support with parental leave, dad month, Bilingual company kindergarten

  • Work @ home depending on the position / department

  • Comprehensive training programs

  • In-house job rotation program

  • In-house Canteen with discounts or meal vouchers

  • Works council (events, festivals, shopping vouchers, etc.)

  • Employee Referral Program

  • Employee Recognition Program

  • Takeda Resource Groups

  • Medical checkups

  • Free vaccination program

  • Fitness Center

More about us:

At Takeda, we are transforming patient care through the development of novel specialty pharmaceuticals and best-in-class patient support programs. Takeda is a patient-focused company that will inspire and empower you to grow through life-changing work.

Certified as a Global Top Employer, Takeda offers stimulating careers, encourages innovation, and strives for excellence in everything we do. We foster an inclusive, collaborative workplace, in which our teams are united by an unwavering commitment to deliver Better Health and a Brighter Future to people around the world.

Empowering our people to shine:

Takeda is proud in its commitment to creating a diverse workforce and providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, parental status, national origin, age, disability, citizenship status, genetic information or characteristics, marital status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


AUT - Wien - Industriestrasse 67

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