Lilly Manager-PPM & MAT QA in Greenfield, Indiana
The Quality Leader is responsible for providing leadership and operational management of the Global PPM QA team; ensuring appropriate representation and participation of QA in the global MAT.
The Quality Leader will act with integrity and proactively partner with their Elanco colleagues to gain strategic and competitive advantage while ensuring that the Global PPM operations and global processes such as MAT consistently provide compliant, quality services and support to their customers
Functions, Duties, Task:
Demonstrate effective leadership behaviors with all staff, business partners, and customers
Work effectively and flexibly within and across Quality and other cross-functional teams to achieve deliverables
Proactively partner to deliver innovative solutions
Create a positive work environment that is aligned with company objectives
Effectively lead a diverse and highly competent workforce
Influence the organization to effect positive change and greater understanding and execution of fit for purpose quality systems
Provide information and processes to facilitate accurate and timely business planning and execution against those plans in collaboration with the PPM business leader, MAT and Regulatory leaders
Effectively manage the quality staff with respect to performance management, training & development, talent assessment, retention, and succession planning
Provide coaching and feedback to direct reports and business partners
Utilize recognition programs appropriately
Maintain knowledge of the business, regulatory, and quality landscape for the appropriate business processes and activities related to PPM and MATs
Partner with business leaders, functional leaders, and regional quality leaders to create and implement effective and efficient process with fit for purpose quality oversight
Provide interpretation of and support for the PPM quality system and ensure its implementation in partnership with key business leaders and stakeholders.
Provide oversight and support for the qualification and approval of print vendors and other 3rd party service providers such as art studios, etc.
Interact collaboratively with PPM leadership and staff and other quality groups to assure site self-assessments, corporate audits and follow up plans are created, executed, and communicated to management.
Identify and implement process improvements that optimize value and efficiency while maintain compliance and mitigate risk
Strong knowledge of contemporary quality systems and processes, regulatory requirements, and industry standards
Excellent written and oral communication and interpersonal skills
Effective collaboration and communication with various cultures, languages, work styles, and levels within the global organization
Ability to set and implement strategy in a complex business environment and convert strategy into team objectives
Demonstrated problem solving, quality risk management and decision making skills.
Strong personnel and project management skills
Previous experience with complex business processes such as SAP, MAT, and global launches is desired
Previous experience working through product/brand integrations is desired
Elanco is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status
Bachelor’s Degree or higher in a life-science (e.g. chemistry or pharmacy) or animal-health related discipline is required.
A minimum of 5 years of GxP experience in Animal Health or Pharmaceutical Quality Assurance, Quality Control, or a related technical field.
Qualified candidates must be legally authorized to be employed in the United States. Elanco does not anticipate providing sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H-1B or TN status) for this employment position
Elanco is a global animal health company that develops products and knowledge services to prevent and treat disease in food animals and pets in more than 90 countries. With a 64-year heritage, we rigorously innovate to improve the health of animals and benefit our customers, while fostering an inclusive, cause-driven culture for more than 5,800 employees. At Elanco, we’re driven by our vision of food and companionship enriching life – all to advance the health of animals, people and the planet. Learn more at www.elanco.com
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