Head of Quality Assurance


Do you have a strong background in quality and want to work in an international environment? Become a part of NDA’s growing, highly qualified team!

As the Head of Quality Assurance at NDA, you will ensure that NDA’s Quality Management System (QMS) meets the requirements of our clients and conforms to relevant international standards and regulations. We are looking for someone with a strong quality background that will drive our quality activities to ensure a consistent quality approach in the development and introduction of new and modified services across NDA.

Location: Stockholm


  • An academic degree appropriate for the role or relevant work experience,
  • A strong quality background (GxP, ISO 9001 or similar) with at least 10 years of experience,
  • Experience from leading quality activities in a global environment with international interactions and responsibilities,
  • Leadership experience demonstrated in informal leadership roles, with ability to build and lead cross functional/cross country teams,
  • A strong commercial understanding,
  • Excellent English, both spoken and written,
  • Project Management skills,
  • Experience within the Life Science Industry,
  • Professional consultancy organisation experience would be advantageous.

In order to succeed in this role, we think that you have the ability to collaborate and influence and negotiate with others. You are analytical with structure and process thinking with a creative drive to make things better

About the role

You will monitor the development of external trends, regulations, practices and tools within the quality area. An important part of the role is to initiate and lead quality improvement initiatives and advise CEO and Leadership Teams on appropriate actions and resource deployment to integrate quality and quality thinking into planning and service development. The more operational part of the role includes monitoring the quality management system as a whole, to oversee management and control of Controlled Quality Documents and support creation and maintenance of procedural documents. You will also coordinate activities within the quality function, including quality coordinators and all additional roles and functions. It is a global role and you will liaise with and advice management and other staff across all sites on quality related matters.

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About NDA Group

NDA is a world leading drug development consultancy with a dedicated team of over 150 consultants supported by an expert network and a specialist Advisory Board. Our goal is to streamline drug development in order to accelerate patient access to important medical therapies. We support life science companies all over the world and across all phases of development, from pre-clinical to post marketing, to the needs and requirements of regulators and payers alike. We work together with our clients to address key strategic regulatory and reimbursement challenges. Our scientific expertise covers all major therapeutic areas.

Over the past five years NDA has supported over 40% of the new medicinal products approved in Europe.