Vice President Quality

Posted on 4/19/2024



201-500 employees

Develops immuno-neurology therapies for neurodegenerative diseases



San Bruno, CA, USA

  • BS/BA, MS/MA, or PhD in a scientific discipline or related field
  • 15+ years’ experience as a lead in a Quality function with increasing levels of responsibility in the biotech/pharmaceutical industry, including 5+ years’ experience as a Quality Department Head
  • Extensive knowledge of current GxP principles, global regulatory requirements, international guidance documents, quality systems, inspections, and audits
  • Demonstrated leadership and decision-making skills within a Quality organization
  • Proven ability to communicate effectively with employees, senior/executive leadership, Vendors, regulatory authorities, and business partners
  • Significant experience in planning for and hosting regulatory inspections
  • Excellent hands-on experience with implementing and managing phase-appropriate Quality/Compliance systems and processes
  • Extremely detail-oriented with strong organizational skills and high-quality standards
  • Developing a risk-based Quality strategy aligned with corporate risk management approach
  • Directing, coordinating, creating, and evaluating activities of the Quality department
  • Implementing process improvements for GxP compliance in clinical development environment
  • Providing oversight for Quality Management System components
  • Leading regulatory inspection activities and inspection readiness
  • Advising on corrective and preventive action plans for compliance issues
  • Overseeing investigations into quality issues and misconduct
  • Representing Quality Assurance on cross-functional teams
  • Developing and managing departmental budget, timelines, and resources

Alector Therapeutics uses immuno-neurology and immuno-oncology technologies to develop medicines that address neurodegenerative diseases. This focus not only positions them at the forefront of addressing complex health issues but also enhances their ability to innovate within the pharmaceutical industry. Working at this company offers a unique opportunity to contribute to cutting-edge clinical trials and be part of a team that empowers the body's immune system to combat neurological disorders, making it an excellent place for professionals passionate about pioneering health solutions and research in biotechnology.

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South San Francisco, California



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