Senior Manager (Quality Assurance) - Small Molecule

Posted 15 May 2023
Salary Competitive
LocationUnited States of America
Job type Full Time
DisciplineSmall Molecule
Contact NameJames Haddon

Job description

Mantell Associates is partnered with an exciting rapidly growing organisation who are seeking a Senior Manager of Quality Assurance to join their talented team.  

The Senior Manager of Quality Assurance is responsible for overseeing all product quality and new production introduction activities. Successful candidates will be a team player and have exceptional communication skills, a concern for excellence, ability to develop and mentor a team, and a high ability to collaborate with various levels of the organisation.  


  • Develop and oversee the New Product Introduction (NPI) process responsible for onboarding new customers and products to ensure successful clinical and commercial drug product manufacturing

  • Develop and oversee the Product Quality Team responsible for disposition of batches, tracking batch release, and partnering with other departments to close out all required deliverables to support product disposition

  • Develop and over see the Quality on the Floor Program responsible for AQL of visual inspection and packaging operations

  • Provide strategic guidance to resolve complex investigations and product quality issues

  • Reviews and approves Commissioning and Validation protocols and final reports

  • Reviews and approves QC stability study summaries, protocols, and final reports


  • Master’s Degree and 5+ years’ experience in Quality Assurance leadership in a GMP related field within a biotechnology, biologics, or pharmaceutical manufacturing facility

    OR  Bachelor’s Degree and 10+ years’ experience in Quality Assurance in a GMP related field within a biotechnology, biologics, or pharmaceutical manufacturing facility

  • Must have proven track record with batch disposition activities

  • GMP compliance knowledge and FDA Guidance on Aseptic Processing

  • Work occurs in a fast-paced environment. Individual must be able to efficiently prioritize own work as well as the work of their team

  • Experience in managing a team

Mantell Associates is a specialist Pharmaceutical and Life Sciences headhunting firm. For more information on this role, please contact James Haddon at james.haddon@mantellassociates or on +44 (0)20 3854 7700.