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Head of (m/f/div) Quality Darmstadt/Weiterstadt

Date: Jan 8, 2021

Location: Darmstadt, DE

Company: Evonik Industries AG

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Head of (m/f/div) Quality Darmstadt/Weiterstadt


Location: Germany : Darmstadt

Function: Innovation Management (R&D)

Career Level: Senior professionals (> 5 years)

Legal Entity: Evonik Operations GmbH

Business Line: Health Care


What we offer

You will work on exciting and challenging topics together with a team in an ultra-modern, innovative and creative environment. Intensive on-the-job training with expert colleagues guarantees you will quickly become familiar with your duties and perform them independently. Performance related pay and the opportunity for personal and professional development are of course part of the package. Since 2009 Evonik Industries AG has been certified as a family-friendly company by the German Hertie Foundation.

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  • Managing the Quality Department with its quality assurance, quality control and quality management groups at the Darmstadt / Weiterstadt site
  • Further developing the quality system for the Business Line Health Care at the Darmstadt / Weiterstadt site, as well as responsible for quality management according to DIN ISO 9001, EXCiPAC, IPEC-GMP, ISO 13485 and FSSC 22000
  • Implementing new external requirements for the quality system
  • Approving quality agreements with suppliers, contract manufacturers and customers, creating templates for the global sales organization customers and individual quality agreements of the global sales organization for the products manufactured in Darmstadt
  • Responsible for customer and authority audits taking place at the Darmstadt/Weiterstadt site
  • Basic responsibility for environment, safety, health and quality in the quality of the business line at the Darmstadt / Weiterstadt site as part of the USGQ delegation
  • Responsible for implementing occupational safety in the area of quality in the Business Line at the Darmstadt / Weiterstadt site within the framework of legal requirements and corporate guidelines


  • Successfully completed scientific degree, preferably in chemistry or pharmacy
  • Several years of relevant professional experience in quality management
  • Further training as internal auditor and quality representative desirable
  • Detailed knowledge of the relevant production processes and equipment
  • Strong knowledge of ISO, EXCiPACT, IPEC-GMP and HACCP rules
  • Very good written and spoken German and English language skills
  • Convincing appearance with high communication and cooperation skills
  • High result and customer orientation with leadership competence

Your Application

To ensure the fastest process of your application and to protect the environment, please apply online via our careers portal at https://careers.evonik.com.

Please address your application to Patrick Peters. If you have any questions regarding the application process, please contact our Recruiting Center Team at  0800 2386645 (Germany only) or +49 201 177 4200.


Please note that Evonik will not accept any unsolicited application documents sent by staffing firms. Evonik works in conjunction with preferred service providers and will not pay any fee to staffing firms in the absence of an appropriate framework agreement. Should Evonik receive a candidate profile from a staffing firm with which it has no framework agreement, and should this candidate subsequently be considered in the recruitment process or offered employment, no claims from the staffing firm will be entertained in this regard.