VP Quality PharmaRelations is the Nordic market leader within talent services for the Life Science industry. We specialise in partnering with some of the top and most innovative organisations exclusively in the Life Science sector across our region. We add value to our clients and candidates with our consultancy services, outsourcing solutions and recruitment of specialists and leaders. We are currently partnering with AJ Vaccines to recruit a VP Quality to join the executive management and head up the Quality Team in Copenhagen, Denmark. The position is full-time, and office based in central Copenhagen. As VP Quality your objective will be to develop and ensure the overall Quality strategy, including support development of production systems - validation and quality management systems. You have full responsibility over internal and external audits, and inspections while driving the quality agenda. It is crucial to drive productivity and simplicity while improving quality performance, including readiness for inspections. The VP Quality is responsible for an organization of 140 employees with 7 direct reports. As the leading Quality person in AJ vaccines, and part of the executive management group, you ensure collaboration and cross functional Quality knowledge sharing. Collaboration and work between the different business units, understanding of and implementing quality, will be an important part of the role. Therefore, the right candidate must have and demonstrate the right mindset and understanding between Quality and Production. Success criteria: To become a success in this role it is vital to establish a strong relationship between the production sites and the businesses units. To master lead time, ensure decision making among the functional leaders and establish an environment of risk-based Quality, knowledge sharing, cross- functional thinking and team spirit. Be a strong contributor to AJ Vaccines culture journey. Key responsibilities include: Set the strategic direction of Quality at AJ Vaccines Develop, coach and support leaders Ensure, drive and facilitate the Quality agenda at all levels Foster a quality driven business and team oriented mindset Encourage performance driven behavior and processes Be a lead role in EMT on quality related issues Set clear goals – within cost-effectiveness, lead time, quality of work and new technology in QC Requirements: +10 years of proven track record in Quality management from GMP regulated industry Ms. degree within production, pharmaceutical or engineering Proven record within change and performance management Solid stakeholder management skills Strategic thinking - with a strong implementation acumen Pragmatic and solution focused Robust and agile mindset Why? AJ vaccines offer an interesting, diversified, and challenging position, good contractual conditions, flexible working models, all the social benefits of a modern organization and a professional environment where you will have the opportunity for personal growth. How? For further information do reach out to Head of Recruitment Ida Wenger-Parving on +45 2633 4301 or apply directly here. Due to GDPR, we cannot receive any CVs via e-mail. Interviews are already taking place, so please get in touch or apply at your earliest convenience. At PharmaRelations we are committed to being an employer of equal opportunities for all and recruitment practices shall be free from discrimination based on race, colour, ancestry, national origin, ethnic group identification, age. Religion, marital or parental status, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identification or expression, or genetic information; the perception of one or more of such characteristics; or associated with a person or group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics.