Manager QC

When it comes to life-threatening diseases, we are one family.

We are Kiadis, a biopharmaceutical company who focusses on the treatments of blood cancers aiming to make bone marrow transplantations, safer and more efficient.
Here at Kiadis we are re-imagining medicine by leveraging the natural strengths of humanity and our collective immune systems to source the best cells for life!
Our uncompromising approach to serve patients, their families and care givers aims to minimize harm and maximize help – delivering personalized treatments for every single patient to offer hope, reduce suffering and provide new life.

We are currently expanding and building a new laboratory and manufacturing facility on the Paasheuvelweg in Amsterdam and are looking for a Manager QC to manage the Quality Control team. Do you have the experience we need to manage our QC laboratories in our new Laboratory in Amsterdam?

As Quality Control Manager at Kiadis Pharma, you will:

  • Be responsible for the daily operation of the Quality Control group in order to assure that Drug Products comply with Regulatory Submissions and GMP regulations.
  • Assure timely testing of Drug Product for release and stability purposes.
  • Critically review QC data of biological and microbiological assays.
  • Manage all quality events and initiate resulting actions.
  • Assure timely ID testing of excipients for in-house manufacturing.
  • Coordinate assay validations with the Analytical Development group.
  • Assist in the integration of new methods for routine testing.
  • Assure equipment calibrations and qualifications.


The ideal candidate

  • Holds an HBO / Bachelor in cell biology, immunology, hematology, or related fields.
  • Has at least 7 years experience in a leading function in a QC laboratory within the pharmaceutical / biotech industry.
  • Knowledge of quality control aspects within the fields of cell therapy and/or biologics.
  • Good technical knowledge of cell culture and cell-based assays, flow cytometry and microbiological safety tests and Environmental monitoring.
  • In-depth knowledge of GMP regulations, risk management, quality management procedures.
  • Proficient in writing reports and risk assessments.
  • Excellent analytical skills with attention to detail and high level of accuracy.
  • Ideally experienced in a quality control function within a commercial setting.
  • The candidate has experience in people management and is a team player with good communication skills.



What are we offering in return

Of course, you will receive a competitive salary with short and long term incentive schemes, generous holidays and a flexible working environment. But besides that, you will get the amazing opportunity to get to join a fast-growing and innovative global biotechnology family where you are able to make your own mark within the organization.



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About Kiadis Pharma

Kiadis Pharma is a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company developing innovative products to make bone marrow transplantations safer and more effective for patients. Kiadis Pharma believes that its innovative products have the potential to address the current risks and limitations connected with allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT), thereby meeting a significant unmet medical need with its products.

More about Kiadis Pharma

Contact information

Kiadis Pharma
Paasheuvelweg 25A
1105 BP Amsterdam
The Netherlands

+31 (0)20 240 52 50
+31 (0)20 240 52 51