Global Head* Quality Control BioNTainer

  • BioNTech Careers
  • Mainz
  • Work experience
  • Quality Management, Quality Assurance
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Join us!

Who we are:
We are a global immunotherapy company. Our 3,000+ colleagues globally are committed to improving the health of people worldwide with our fundamental research utilizing the full potential of the immune system to fight cancer, infectious diseases and other serious diseases. We leveraged our mRNA technology to develop a COVID-19 vaccine which became the first mRNA drug approved for human use.
 
What we do with the BioNTainers:
We want to improve healthcare by making our innovations accessible worldwide. Therefore, we developed the first modular mRNA-manufacturing facilities based on a container solution called “BioNTainers”.  The aim is to build a regional manufacturing network in Africa, with Africa, for Africa.
 
Why we need you:
The BioNTainers will be equipped to produce a range of mRNA-based vaccines targeted towards the needs of African Union member states. You will become part of the regional staffing team, driving the establishment of the regional African end-to-end mRNA manufacturing network.
 

Global Head* Quality Control BioNTainer

Representing the central interface between the global Quality Control Group of BioNTech and the local BioNTainer Quality Control units worldwide, you will be responsible for the Quality Control of the BioNTainers that will be globally deployed. You will establish and develop a team and system to ensure that the global Quality Control standards are implemented, monitored and continuously improved at the BioNTainer sites. Furthermore, as Global Head Quality Control BioNTainer you will be BioNTech`s representative for international regulatory authorities.

Your main responsibilities are: 
  • Build and develop the Global BioNTainer Quality Control team
  • Develop and implement a global Quality Control strategy for BioNTainers
  • Stakeholder management between BioNTainers and the global organization in Quality Control related topics
  • Represent the interests and positions of BioNTech towards international competent authorities
  • Support hiring of further team members and ensure proper training and qualification

What you have to offer.

Education:
  • Bachelor’s degree in relevant scientific discipline (e.g., Biology, Chemistry, Pharmacy) additional qualifications (MSc, PhD, MBA)
Professional experience:
  • 10+ years significative experience within the pharmaceutical industry
  • International regulatory and legal requirements experience
Languages:
  • Fluency in English (written and spoken) is essential, fluency in German is desirable but not a must
Competencies:
  • Working knowledge of relevant local and international regulations
  • Strong understanding of quality governance and pharmaceutical business on international level 
  • Broad knowledge and practical experience of analytical sciences and technologies
  • Ability to adapt and develop strategies according to country-specific regulations and pharmaceutical environments
  • Experience in hosting and collaborating with national or international regulatory agencies
  • Ability to be agile and effectively collaborate in a dynamic, cross-functional environment
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and leadership skills

Benefits & Compensation.

We offer a competitive compensation package which will be determined by the contract type and selected candidate’s qualifications and experience.
 

How to apply.

Apply now and simply send us your application documents including Curriculum Vitae, copy of ID, copies of degree certificates and professional certificates, motivation letter as well as your contact details by using our online form.

Please note: 
  • Only applications sent via our online form shall be considered.
  • Only Candidates with the right qualifications and relevant experience shall be shortlisted and 
  • Incomplete applications shall be rejected.
  • Please note that BioNTech will do a background check during the hiring process (criminal record certificate) in case you do not provide
We are looking forward receiving your application.

*BioNTech does not differentiate on the basis of gender, race or ethnicity, religion, color, sexual orientation or identity, disability, age and other protected statuses as given by applicable law. We are committed to creating a diverse environment and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Most important – it’s a match!