Senior Quality Management System Associate


Nazareth, BE, 9810

Perrigo Company is dedicated to making lives better by bringing Quality, Affordable Self-care products that consumers trust everywhere they are sold.  Help us do it.


Description Overview


Perrigo is a leading global provider of over-the-counter (OTC) health products and wellness solutions that enhance individual overall well-being.
Originating from the former Omega Pharma, the European branch is today present in 30 countries with a strong local anchorage. 

You know us from brands like Physiomer, NiQuitin, XLS Medical, Zaffranax, Arterin, Dermalex, Biover, Galenco, Davitamon, Ymea, Lactacyd,,…
Perrigo is an organization with a dynamic, transparent and fast-paced atmosphere, characterized by an entrepreneurial and cooperative culture. 


Do you want to act according to the Quality Assurance (QA) vision, strategy and standards for the integrated Central QA CSCI & Country QA group? 

Do you like to ensure compliance of the product portfolio with applicable regulations and quality standards? 

Working within the Quality Assurance department and acting as a team lead at Perrigo might be your next career challenge! 

Join our team and help us bringing our goals into practice. 


Location: Nazareth, Belgium (relocating to Ghent city centre in 2024).

We offer a Hybrid working schedule, a mix of onsite and remote working each week.

Scope of the Role


  • You will lead a team of 6 people and support them during day-to-day operations (batch release, complaint investigation, rework, Quality Management improvement activities). 
  • Maintaining the Quality Management System and working independently on (improvement) projects will be another big part of your day tasks. In order to realize this ongoing awareness on new and developing regulations will be a key factor to success. 
  • Beside that you will be responsible for KPI tracking of different processes and support meeting these.
  • You will also ensure the effective investigation (including non-conformity handling) of complaints and other incidents, including root cause analysis and defining CAPAs for short term and long term improvements. 
  • You will be maintaining databases and documents according to good documentation practices and record retention procedure.
  • You will be leading internal and external audits.

Experience Required


  • Master degree in pharmaceutical sciences, engineering, biochemistry, chemistry … or equivalent through experience
  • Minimum 3 to 5 years of experience in quality assurance
  • Good knowledge of the relevant European regulations (MDR, ISO 13485, GMP,…)
  • You are a self-starter, capable of working autonomously at corporate level.
  • You are a clear communicator, practical and solution orientated.
  • You are enthusiastic and hands-on.
  • You have strong project management skills & team worker in a multicultural environment.
  • Persistent drive for results in a fast-paced environment, utilizing sound project focus, organizational and problem solving skills.
  • You are fluent in spoken and written English. Other languages are an asset.

What we can offer you


  • Perrigo offers you a challenging position within a strong and dynamic company
  • A professional environment offering you the opportunity to boost your career through training, coaching & support, learning on the job
  • A competitive compensations and benefits package for the required level and experience
  • The opportunity to work in a hybrid working model as part of our selfcare and wellbeing strategy. Hybrid working combines caution and flexibility with passion and energy to make our vision a reality.


We are an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran, or other characteristics protected by law.  Our full Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Policy Statement is available on our main career site in English and Spanish and will be provided in other accessible forms for persons with disabilities. #DIV