Quality Manager - Alkmaar

Vacancy information

Publication date:January 07 2020
Employment type:Permanent
Sector:Medical Devices
Function Group:Quality/RA

Function Group: Quality/RA / QA Manager


For an international organisation that develops, manufactures and sells high-tech medical solutions, we are searching for a Quality Manager. This organisation is a market leader in their field with sales in more than 20 countries. Multiple assembly sites can be found throughout the world and quality is one of their main business priorities.


As a Quality Manager, you contribute to multiple levels of the organisation. These are strategy, tactics and operations. In this role, you will be part of the management team (MT). You will report directly to the global quality responsible and will be quality-responsible for the local site. Your main goal is assuring that the company’s QMS conforms to ISO 13485, FDA and other legal requirements. You will accomplish this goal together with a small team of four QA professionals who report directly to you.

This organisation is looking for someone who can communicate with all levels of the organisation, and through this communication, can develop, drive, and implement structural solutions. This asks for a commercial mindset and strong skills in quality areas such as: problem solving, global complaint handling, supplier quality control, and professionalisation of several business processes. Due to the complexity of the developed products, a technical background is a must.


The organisation is looking for someone with:

  • Msc./Bsc. in a mechanical related field
  • At least 5-10 years of experience in a design and development/production environment
  • Track record in ISO 13485 9001, 14001, and CFR 820 (FDA)
  • Fluent in Dutch and English, both written and spoken
  • Experience in coaching or leading a team
  • Previous experience in an international organisation
  • Commercial insight and communicative skills
  • Proactive approach


This role offers:

  • A salary set at a mid-point of €75,000 gross per year (exact salary is dependent on your experience and expertise)
  • Market conform secondary benefits package
  • A nice mix of the Dutch culture and an international mindset
  • Several office parties and an inviting group of colleagues


If you are interested in this job, or in similar ones, please feel free to contact me directly.

Saskia Cepella
Consultant Quality & Clinical | Medical Devices




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