Lab Head Quality Control (m/f)

Referenznummer: 3000422

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Kontakt: Birgit Wandrak
Telefon: +43 1 8775559 10

Company Information

Fresenius Kabi Austria, a subsidiary of the international healthcare group Fresenius Kabi, specializes in IV generics and products for infusion therapy and clinical nutrition.

Their activities include development, manufacturing and distribution of products that improve the quality of life of chronically and critically ill patients, both in hospitals and homecare – fulfilling an important part of the company’s “caring for life”.



The Lab Head Quality Control will be responsible for the assigned laboratory focussing on  chemical- physical analytics, being an integral part - one of five areas - of the quality control department within Fresenius Kabi in Graz, Austria.


Main Tasks & Responsibilities

  • Organization and management of the laboratory in the area of chemical-physical analytics within the area of quality control as part of the routine analysis for  product releases and stability checks
  • Ensure state of the art technology as well as enhancing know how including the optimization and validation of analytical methods and evalutation of new methods
  •  Lead and supervise a team of 13 analytical experts
  • Plan, coordinate and supervise the analytical experiments according to internal and external quality standards (e.g. GMP) in a changing regulatory environment
  • Create and maintain documentation in accordance to the directives
  • Communicate and discuss the laboratory results; also cross-divisional
  • Preparing, updating, verification and release of operating procedures as well as train the laboratory team members in analytical methods
  • Responsible for the professional leadership and disciplinary management of laboratory staff as well introduction of potential new team members
  •  Represent the laboratory for questions from external analytical laboratories
  • Handling projects within the department to optimize processes as well as collaborate across different sites
  • Tracking the internal and external scientific environment to proactively create a suggestion scheme for the implementation of the insights and innovation into the daily work flow


Your Qualification

  • Science degree in a relevant subject (e.g. chemistry, biochemistry, pharmacy, biology, microbiology, biotechnology) or equivalent qualification
  • Experienced in leading a laboratory team within pharmaceutical context (GMP)
  • Broad and hands-on laboratory experience and deep understanding of chromatographic analytics within the pharmaceutical industry
  • Well versed in using technology, including MS Office and laboratory IT systems
  • Very good English skills (written and spoken) as well as good German skills 
  •  Sound knowledge of GMP requirements in the context of a changing and dynamic science business environment
  • Strong interpersonal and communications skills
  • A leader with exceeding team work capabilities as well as problem solving skills, someone who can think and act cross functional and department
  • Capable to scrutinize the methods employed and to be able to create innovative and new approaches
  • Able to convince with your organizational talent as well as through analytical, goal oriented and driven way of working whilst finding pleasure in developing organizational (laboratory) structures 


Company Location                 



Reports to                                   

Plant Director QC


If you are interested in this position please email your CV to:


Project Lead:                                                                                            

Birgit Wandrak


International Research Consultant:                                                  

Els Mulder


Research Consultant:                                                                            

Peter Nieswohl



Mediatum Österreich GmbH

Hietzinger Hauptstraße 55a
1130 Vienna, Austria

Phone: +43 1 8775559-15

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