Head of Quality Assurance

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Lead and develop your team to best in class performance
William Demant consisting of several companies including Oticon A/S, is right now looking for a Head of QA to manage and develop the team of 12 highly skilled employees situated on the head office in Denmark and Business Services in Poland. With a direct report to the Senior Director QARA, you will join the QA&RA Leadership Team and take on a key role in the upcoming strategy process by focusing on taking the QA Team to the next level. As Head of QA you will have a large variety of internal stakeholders both in the Quality organization and in R&D, Operations, and other business functions.

Furthermore, you will be responsible for internal and external audits, the CAPA process, and the documentation and document management process – including responsibility within both operations and development. You will also be the company contact person for Notified Body and for the FDA.

If you are motivated by leading a well-functioning and highly motivated QA group that has expanded significantly during the last two years, this is a very attractive challenge for you.

Visionary and experienced QA leader
We expect you to have an academic degree in engineering or another relevant scientific background. Besides that, you have solid experience from either QA&RA roles or from a management position in an R&D environment within the medical device industry. Furthermore, you have an overall understanding of Quality Management Systems, ISO 13485, 9001, FDA CFR 21 part 820 content and regulatory understanding from medical devices.  You have a strong and inspiring leadership profile and understand the concepts of change management and the importance of clear communication and empowering leadership.

Are you interested?
You will become part of one of Denmark´s most successful companies, who is among the world leaders within their field. Your workplace will be in William Demant’s head offices in Smørum, Denmark.

The recruitment process is carried out in collaboration with the consulting company Compass Human Resources Group A/S. Please submit your CV and application in English on www.compasshrg.com – If you would like to find out more about this position before submitting your application, please do not hesitate to contact Senior Research Consultant, Joan Hemmingsen or Partner Morten Islin, Compass on tel.: +45 70 20 12 75. Please note that we will reply to the email address from which you send your CV.

The William Demant Group is a leading international hearing health care company which develops, manufactures, and sells products and equipment designed to aid people with hearing loss in their individual communication. Focus areas are: Hearing Devices, Diagnostic Instruments, and Personal Communication. The Group operates in a global market with own companies in more than 30 countries, a total staff of over 9.000 employees and revenues of over DKK 9 billion.

Deadline for application: As soon as possible
Workplace: Smørum
Reference: 1703.145
Company: Oticon