J&J Family of Companies QC Manager in Greater Mumbai, India

Janssen, the pharmaceutical division of Johnson & Johnson, is dedicated to addressing and solving some of the most important unmet medical needs of our time in India, in oncology, immunology, neurosciences & analgesia, dermatology, infectious diseases and metabolic diseases in India. Driven by a strong commitment to the health and well-being of patients, Janssen India brings innovative products, services and solutions to people throughout the world. Janssen recognizes the impact of serious conditions on people’s lives, and aims to empower people through disease awareness, education and access to quality care in six therapeutic areas.

Job Title (India Specific): Assistant Manager – Quality Control

Department: Stability Operations

Division: Janssen Supply Chain

Job Location: Mumbai

Position Summary: Janssen Supply Chain (JSC) is a global organization responsible for supplying medicines to markets around the world. With Quality as their primary focus, this group strives to provide access to and affordability of medicines through innovation and strong collaboration with their R&D and commercial partners to deliver life changing solutions for patients in need. Stability Operations is a department within the JSC, responsible for the management of stability testing of pharmaceutical products and active pharmaceutical ingredients manufactured in the different manufacturing sites

  • Responsible for managing and coordinating the activities of the Quality Control associates engaged in sorting, testing, and inspecting products and raw materials in order to ensure compliance with quality standards.

  • At this level the role has increased responsibility including participating in interdepartmental meetings, regulatory assessments and working with diverse teams, etc.

  • Project planning, working with global stakeholders for stability transfers, new technology transfers.

  • Mentors, trains and supervises the quality control team. Evaluates performance and provides opportunities for growth.

  • Works on department objectives and metrics.

  • Implements changes in processes required to maintain or improve compliance with quality standards of existing products and to establish initial and continuing compliance with quality standards for new and/or redesigned products.

  • Participates in Regulatory assessments and is able to implement changes in regulations

  • Ensures timely handling of OOS/OOT; stakeholder communication and leads scientific investigations.

  • Participates in regulatory and internal audits to present laboratory data. Also responsible to ensure that prompt and appropriate actions and associated corrections are taken.

  • Communicates metrics and systems used to measure and guide improvements to product and system quality and customer satisfaction to quality control staff.

  • Provides input to quality control reports, requirements and other information in response to requests for proposals, quotes and other business opportunities.

  • Provides input to budget planning process. Utilizes cost control initiatives to reduce expenses. Makes recommendations to management regarding ways to improve lab processes and increase product quality and delivery while reducing costs.

Skills needed:

  • Decision making

  • Communication

  • Scientific acumen

  • Assertive

  • Fluency in English preferred

Behavioral Competencies (Leadership Imperatives):

  • Analytical thinking capability

  • Problem solving skills

  • Good team player

  • Accuracy of results generated

  • Ethics and values

  • Potential leadership skills

  • Communication skills

  • Self confidence


Education & Certifications: Bachelors / Masters in Science (Analytical chemistry or equivalent).

ApproximateYearsof Industryexperience: Atleast 8 -10 Yearsofexperiencein a Pharmaceutical Industry (Quality Control).

Indicative Reporting Structure

  • People reporting: 8

  • Reporting to: General QC Manager

Primary Location

India-Maharashtra-Greater Mumbai


Johnson & Johnson Private Limited (8080)

Job Function

Quality Control

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