Manager Supplier Quality Compliance (f/m)

Stryker GmbH

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Manager Supplier Quality Compliance (f/m)

  In order to strengthen our team
at our development and production site in Selzach (CH), we are currently seeking a Manager Supplier Quality Compliance (f/m) Stryker
is a leading company in the
production of medical-technical
products, occupies more than 26,000
employees and recorded a turnover of
$9.7 B. in 2014. With a variety of more
than 60,000 different products and
services for the medical care of
patients, Stryker is a pioneer in the
medical technology industry. Our
development and production sites in
Freiburg, Kiel, Tuttlingen, Mühlheim-
Stetten, Selzach and La-Chaux-de-
Fonds , Bruz and Cestas significantly
contribute to that success.

Human Resources
Katie O ’ Connor Tel.: +35 321 453 26 36 Join a leading employer in medical technology. Since Stryker was founded in 1941, it has been established as one of the top employers in medical technology. Through
innovation, we push the boundaries of modern medicine, develop and produce comprehensive solutions, and ultimately
improve the quality of life for people all over the world. Our success is based on our committed, talented and responsible
employees who always strive for the best, providing excellent, innovative ideas with our customers in mind.
Job Description • In your role as Manager Supplier Quality Compliance, you are responsible for strategic planning and management of supplier compliance activities. • Together with your teams in Selzach and Kiel, you are ensuring that our external supply chain is meeting expectations from a quality, service and cost perspective. • You develop, plan, approve, manage and continually assess the supplier quality compliance activities and its execution by the Supplier quality compliance teams. • You ensure continuous quality compliance through quality improvement program for the Stryker supplier base. • You leverage greater efficiencies in the supplier compliance group by developing and applying standardized methodologies to the management of quality activities and ensure execution at the manufacturing site. • You drive effective closure of NC’s and CAPA’s, by mentoring and coaching NC/CAPA owners to ensure comprehension, development, and execution of corrective/preventive action with regards to any nonconformity cited. • You collaborate with the co-ordination of external body audit activities at the manufacturing site as pertains to supplier interaction. • Moreover, you create and foster a strong working relationship with the different Supplier Quality functions, Quality, Strategic Sourcing and additional key interfaces to facilitate effective collaboration. • You a ctively develop the team’s expertise and team dynamics through continuous coaching, promoting development programs and formal appraisals through the performance review process.
Your Profile • You have a Bachelor’s Degree in medical or mechanical engineering or in a similar field and a minimum of 8 years of experience in a GMP manufacturing environment. • You are familiar with GMP, ISO 13485, 21 CFR Part 820 standards and you dispose of working knowledge of FMEA, validation programs and SPC processes in a highly regulated environment. Moreover, you have extensive knowledge of
lean tools and concepts and you have already successfully applied lean concepts throughout a manufacturing operation to
improve quality. • You dispose of excellent leadership skills and have successfully managed a team in a multinational organization. • You have strong communication and negotiations skills and you are characterized by a strong analytical, self-organized and highly flexible personality. Additionally, you have strong project management and problem solving skills. • You are willing to travel in support of business needs to different geographical locations. • You are fluent in English and have a very good command of German. Become part of our successful team! Flat hierarchies, responsibility, and promoting the talents of each individual – that is the basis of our team philosophy. As a Stryker employee, you benefit from the advantages of an innovative and employee-oriented business culture. Moreover, we
offer a wide variety of options that advance your individual professional development. Build your career in an international
environment at one of the global leaders in medical technology.

For further questions, please feel free to contact Ms. Katie O ’ Connor. We are looking forward to your online application directly via our career portal using the reference number 7437BR. Please note that the job title may differ from the job advertisement.