Vacancy (Senior) Quality Systems Officer – The Hague


For a contract manufacturing organisation, we are looking for a Quality System Officer who has experience with quality management systems (QMS). The company establishes and manufactures specialised cell lines that support key research in drug discovery and development in labs all over the world. At the moment, the company employs around 40 people but has a steep growth prospective and is in the process of scaling up.


The Quality System Officer we are looking for is responsible for building and optimising their quality management system. The company is using an ISO9001 system for the research of their cell products. This system needs to be improved and extended for the rest of the company, to support the goals in drug discovery and cell therapy. For this position, you will join the QA team, where you will lead the project focused on building and enhancing the quality management system.

The tasks you will be responsible for are:

  • Leading the quality management systems (QMS) project
  • Performing evaluations, writing GAP analyses, and preforming risk assessments
  • Managing high-quality documentation
  • Advising on process improvements
  • Supporting the continuous improvement of site/team goals and projects
  • Providing training on implemented processes and guidelines


We are looking for someone with the following experience and skills:

  • A BSc/MSc or equivalent working and thinking level in life sciences
  • Five years relevant experience, for example CRO or CDMO
  • Experience with implementing quality systems
  • Knowledge of Lean and Kaizen
  • Knowledge of GxP, GAMP
  • Experience with ISO9001
  • Fluent communication in English


You can expect a versatile position in a young and ambitious company that offers:

  • Flexibility in activities
  • Experience in an open and dynamic company culture
  • Working with state of art techniques
  • Values personal development
  • A base salary as midpoint €65,000 a year


Interested in this position or similar ones? Please feel free to contact me directly!

Jorrit van Dieren
Associate | Biotech & Pharma