Technical Manager, GMP/Quality
Systems - Allentown, PA 18106
At UL, we know why we come to
Thousands of us around the world
wake up every day with a common purpose: to make the world a safer, more secure and sustainable place. Science is in our DNA; we
are endlessly curious and passionate about seeking and speaking the truth. We
take delight in knowing that our work makes a meaningful contribution to
society, and we are proud that our culture is centered on integrity,
collaboration, inclusion and excellence. UL stands
at the forefront of technological advancement, and we are continually
challenged to find new ways to foster innovation and positive change.
Satisfying? Yes. Exciting? Absolutely!
With over 3,000 employees
globally, our Consumer Retail Services (CRS) division works closely with
manufacturers, retailers and brands to support them
in developing and producing innovative, safe products through consumer
product testing. Our proactive approach to risk reduction eliminates issues
in sourcing, safety, and quality assurance before they impact our client’s business
and brand. Our expertise and dedication to enhance sustainability also
extends across the areas of social responsibility, environmental, brand
protection, supply chain security, extractives, and raw material sourcing.
What youâll learn & achieve::
The Technical Manager, GMP/Quality
Systems is responsible for the management of strategy for the GMP, Quality
Management System (QMS) and Food Safety Management System (FSMS) audit
business in conjunction with business leadership.
schedule of audit process and work load
projections for assigned audit staff.
budget for specific areas of business and costs related to the
onboarding and training of new auditors and in-field monitoring of
existing audit team.
and develops programs for productivity and performance improvement.
the functions related to assessment tool development/improvement,
technical review committee, competent evaluators, and program leads.
audit work is done consistently and efficiently through district leads,
competent evaluators and Auditors. Develops best practices for
the auditor onboarding and auditor competency analysis programs as well
as overseas the identification, contracting and termination of auditors.
the performance of direct reports by defining accountabilities,
establishing performance objectives, providing feedback and guidance,
and ensuring that all policies are understood and adhered to.
Accreditation Audits as needed.
the development of relationships with new business targets and the
development of new services required of the GMP, QMS and Food Safety
client audits as needed due to resource gaps and as required to
gain/maintain auditor credentials.
client advisory services as needed based on skill set, expertise and available resources.
What makes you a great fit::
Degree (Equivalent to Bachelor’s degree) in
Science or a related disciplines plus eight years of directly related
Matter Expertise in the FDA regulated consumer product(s)
(Pharmaceuticals, Dietary Supplements, Cosmetics, Personal Care, and/or
written and verbal communication skills.
and innovative thinking to problem solve and streamline processes.
to remain, objective and professional in challenging situations.
to work in fast paced work environment both independently and in a group
setting and to interact with all levels of staff.
to lead the team to improve the performance in quality and build
in internet navigation, e-mail and PC software
such as Microsoft Word, Excel.
of 10 years’ experience in quality, vendor and/or operation management
of consumer product(s) manufacturing, testing
experience working at UL::
- Mission: For UL, corporate and social
responsibility isn’t new. Making the world a
safer, more secure and sustainable place has
been our business model for the last 125 years and is deeply engrained
in everything we do.
- People: Ask any UL employee what they love most
about working here, and you’ll almost always
hear, “the people.” Going beyond what is possible is the standard at UL.
We’re able to deliver the best because we
employ the best.
- Interesting work: Every day is
different for us here as we eagerly anticipate the next innovation that
our customers’ create. We’re
inspired to take on the challenge that will transform how people live,
work and play. And as a global company, in many roles, you will get
international experience working with colleagues around the world.
- Grow & achieve: We learn, work
and grow together with targeted development, reward and recognition
programs as well as our very own UL University that offers extensive
training programs for employees at all stages, including a technical
training track for applicable roles.
- Total Rewards: All employees at UL are eligible for
bonus compensation. UL offers a generous 401k matching structure of up
to 5% of eligible pay. Additionally, we invest an additional 4% into
your retirement saving fund after your first year of continuous
employment. We provide Healthcare Reimbursement Accounts and Health
Savings Accounts that UL contributes to twice per year! Depending on
your role, you can work with your manager on flexible working
arrangements. We also provide employees with paid time off including
vacation, holiday, sick and volunteer time off.
Working at UL is an exciting
journey that twists and turns daily. We thrive in the twists and revel in the
turns. This is our every day. This is our normal.
Curious? To learn more about us
and the work we do, visit UL.com and https://crs.ul.com/en/