Quality Assurance Manager



Heidestraat 19, 9820 Merelbeke, Belgium

Function type

Quality Assurance Manager


Job description

Ziphius Vaccines is a pharmaceutical company that focusses on the development of mRNA-based vaccines. For our development programs, we are currently looking for a Quality Assurance Manager who will be responsible for developing, implementing and managing the Quality Management System (QMS). You will be working in a young and dynamic environment where collaboration and teamwork are encouraged.

You will have responsibility for:

  • Development, implementation, management and maintenance of ISO, GMP and GCP principles according to international and national law and regulations.

  • Coordination of the development, revision, implementation and traceable distribution of all quality documents (e.g. SOPs).

  • Maintenance of an up to date and in-depth knowledge of appropriate national and international GxP legislation and guidelines; and assessing the impact to assigned business area processes and procedures.

  • Representation of QA in all operational meetings related to the area of responsibility.

  • Working collaboratively with other scientists, technicians and colleagues as part of a multidisciplinary project team.

Preferred qualifications

  • You have a Master’s Degree in Pharmacy, Science or equivalent level of knowledge.

  • Minimum 5 years of relevant experience in QA in the pharmaceutical industry.

  • Excellent knowledge of quality management systems and quality processes.

  • Experience in the field of mRNA/vaccines will be considered as a strong advantage.

  • Effective written and verbal communication skills. Ability to handle multiple projects, prioritize work and meet deadlines.

  • Ability to see the broader picture and impact on multiple programs.

  • Ability to lead and facilitate group discussions in a constructive and positive direction.

  • Fluent in English.

What we have to offer

The position is full-time. We offer a market-compliant salary, including an attractive package of fringe benefits. We offer you a challenging career in a dynamic and fast-growing company, including opportunities for strong personal development within a multidisciplinary environment.

Why Ziphius Vaccines?

Ziphius Vaccines' team consists of a well-balanced, diverse group of people with complementary skills. The team members are united by their common passion for health care and entrepreneurship. Ziphius has a culture of creativity and innovation, supported by its values that include Transparency, Respect, Courage and Integrity.


A CV as well as a motivation letter can be forwarded by email to HR@ziphius.org.

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