Assurance Director Job Description

Assurance Director Job Description

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Assurance director provides accounting advice, to ensure consistent application of accounting policies and procedures, and support to the Partnership's subsidiaries and departments including internal audit, tax, legal and finance.

Assurance Director Duties & Responsibilities

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Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Provides guidance to the Quality Assurance and Product and Development teams in identifying product and technical requirements
Directs the development of test cases and detail test scenarios for Quality Assurance Engineers
Constantly evaluate the test automation strategy and approach to identify areas of improvement
Perform regulatory training
Complete performance reviews of staff
Support activities related to qualification/validation of sterility assurance methods including gamma sterilization
Responsible for escalation, management and resolution of significant manufacturing quality deficiencies
Review CMC sections of regulatory submissions for IND’s, CTA’s, NDA’s, as assigned
Assures that the Quality Operations department of the EP operates within established policies and procedures of the Division and Corporation and complies with all applicable governmental regulations (GMP, ), both domestic and foreign
Operates in a safe and efficient manner and in compliance with the MMD Q.O

Assurance Director Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Assurance Director

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: CPA, ISO, ASQ, GIAC, CISSP, CLIA, AS9100, 9001, GCIH, GCIA

Education for Assurance Director

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the assurance director job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Bachelor's and Master's Degree in Accounting, Engineering, Science, Education, Technical, Business, Management, Computer Science, Finance, Chemistry

Skills for Assurance Director

Desired skills for assurance director include:

Accounting
Audit
Tax concepts
Firm’s capabilities
GAAP
Area of specialty
Python
Databases and SQL
GAAS
Javascript

Desired experience for assurance director includes:

15% International travel to Dominican Republic and Asia
Expect approximately 30-40% travel both domestic and international
Bachelor’s degree in Life Sciences discipline or other technical degree
A Bachelor's degree relevant certifications (e.g., CISA, CISSP, and/or CISM)
Experience in testing other connected devices such as 10’ devices (App TV’s, DVD players, Gaming Consoles )
Experience implementing web test automation frameworks (Selenium, SOAP UI, Cucumber, QTP )

Assurance Director Examples

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Assurance Director Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is looking for an assurance director. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for assurance director
  • Assure staffing and leadership continuity through talent management, succession planning, and developmental moves
  • Approves specifications, sampling instructions, test methods and other procedures
  • Ensures proper evaluation and completeness of investigations, root cause analysis corrective and preventive actions (CAPA)
  • Will represent QA as single point of contact for program/s in a certain TA or across TAs in a certain region
  • Lead and manage audits across a program/s or region
  • May conduct a range of GxP complex audits
  • Provides Good Clinical Practice, Pharmacovigilance and QA expertise and leadership to the customer
  • Contributes to the QA strategy and accountable for the implementation to support goals of the QA function and/or aligned program/product team
  • Is accountable for communicating and providing QA strategic guidance across the clinical/project teams, regions and country organizations
  • Identifies areas of greatest risk, through intelligence gathering, to proactively and accurately address and complete risk based QA assessments and influence the implementation of robust mitigation strategies (do they need to put in place or influence to put in place mitigation strategies)
Qualifications for assurance director
  • Of the ten years of experience in aircraft maintenance and quality assurance, six years shall be in a supervisory position that included responsibility for assigning quality assurance program workloads performing quality assurance monitoring functions
  • Must have experienced interpreting technical publications, blueprints, wiring diagrams, aperture cards, and inspection findings
  • Familiarity with multiple functional suites and software packages for requirements and QA (JIRA, HP)
  • Demonstrated effective leadership and managerial skills and exhibited sound technical judgment
  • Seven years of experience as a Quality Engineer, Process Engineer, Subcontract Manager within the aerospace / defense industry
  • Experience with Failure Mode Effects Analysis is desired
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Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is hiring for an assurance director. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for assurance director
  • Supports and consults with the Internal Evaluation Program on safety risks through regular updates with Audit Program leadership
  • Coordinates and supports external reviews of company operating divisions, including the biennial Department of Defense (DOD) and IATA Operational Safety Audit (IOSA) evaluations
  • Develops and manages budget, contracts, and schedules
  • Organizes resources assigned to functional area to meet goals and timings
  • Plays a proactive role in developing and applying new approaches and processes
  • Regularly interacts with senior management to ensure a comprehensive quality systems based approach is in place
  • Manage various Claims Software Systems (adding and removing users/clients, maintaining accurate authority levels)
  • Oversee all compliance processes for state federally mandated reporting systems
  • Responsible for delivering new settlement options to our internal stakeholders and external partners, , for updating existing options to improve internal efficiencies, enhance controls, and reduce cost
  • Be accountable to all MD Global Surgery operating companies, design centers and manufacturing sites
Qualifications for assurance director
  • Expert knowledge of SDLC in multiple development life cycle models
  • Experience with automated unit testing built into the development life cycle
  • Excellent verbal/listening and written communication skills to inform, influence and negotiate with senior leadership
  • Prior people management experience with diverse teams
  • Management of teams to build scalable software test systems
  • Leading teams in test cycles and reporting test statistics for multiple simultaneous releases
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Job Description Example
Our growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of assurance director. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for assurance director
  • Ensures accurate measurement and reporting supporting management decision making
  • Conducts continuous quality improvement activities, recommends improvements, and measures results
  • Develops and maintains collaborative, productive working relationships
  • Monitor adherence to best practices in tax compliance
  • Increase efficiency and timeliness of compliance function
  • Schedule compliance work and deploy resources to their highest and best use
  • Develop and manage individual development plans for the tax staff
  • Develop, coordinate and lead tax technical training
  • Assist with detailed compliance review
  • Understand and maximize various tax software platforms utilized
Qualifications for assurance director
  • Participate with the Quality Assurance team in defining and managing quality assurance processes and procedures
  • Work very closely with the development to understand the product features and mentor other team members
  • Requires BS/BA in a scientific discipline with 10+ years of related experience in the pharmaceutical/biotech industry
  • 10 years of relevant pharmaceutical industry experience with a minimum of 4 years of GCP compliance experience
  • In-depth knowledge of and ability to interpret and apply GCP, GLP, EU, FDA and ICH regulations and guidelines
  • Experience with regulatory inspections and inspection readiness (EU experience and experience with pharmacovigilance QA is a plus)
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Our innovative and growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of assurance director. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for assurance director
  • Prepares and presents safety risk analysis reports to Board Safety Committee and management
  • Provides analysis and updates to periodic (e.g., daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly, ) executive safety performance reports
  • Serves as the primary AAG liaison to industry and regulatory bodies on SMS
  • Leads the safety analysis program through the application of sound risk management principles and sustainable mitigation strategies
  • Develop risk-based tools and techniques to strengthen operational programs, processes, and controls
  • Directs and coordinates cross-divisional safety investigations and ensures adequate evidence to support root-cause analysis/findings
  • Creates a system for the robust analysis of safety performance and ensures transparency of mitigation efforts
  • Supports safety communication and promotion efforts to ensure all employees are aware of company safety campaigns, initiatives, and programs
  • Directs all code-share safety monitoring of AAG's foreign and domestic partner airlines to ensure a single level of safety across the alliance network
  • Manages the safety Performance Based Pay (PBP) system
Qualifications for assurance director
  • Expected level of education is typically Ph.D., MS, Bio-engineer or Pharmacist in the domains of Microbiology, Biochemistry, Bio-engineering, Pharmacy, Food aseptic production
  • Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, manufacturing engineering
  • Ten (10) years of experience in QA systems implementation and management, with five (5) years as a CQE/CQM in a medium-size manufacturing environment
  • Ten to fifteen years of overall manufacturing industry experience, with five to eight years of overall quality management experience
  • Minimum of 10 years of senior quality assurance experience in systems implementation and management
  • Knowledge of FRA regulations a plus
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Our company is growing rapidly and is searching for experienced candidates for the position of assurance director. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for assurance director
  • Be responsible for administration of the site AS9100 certified Quality Management System
  • Ensure that audits, both internally and externally, are performed, root causes determined, and corrective actions are followed through to correct and prevent any deficiencies and discrepancies observed
  • Provide oversight and reporting of Production Accountability
  • Quality Resource Management and succession planning
  • AS9102 FAI project planning in support of fast paced on load of new & transferred work packages
  • Leadership of team members and projects
  • Administering departmental resources
  • Global software quality assurance and reliability within Global Engineering
  • Responsible for building and mentoring ZQ QA Team
  • Influence global test strategies and Direction for QA
Qualifications for assurance director
  • Reporting to our internal senior management or Leadership teams on the overall engagement (across different dimensions like delivery, bid management, staffing, financials )
  • Safety or Auditor Certification is preferred (e.g., Certified Safety Professional (CSP), Certified Quality Auditor (CQA))
  • ICF Credential (or pursuing) of ACC, MCC or PCC preferred
  • Effective interpersonal skills, including the ability to build effective work relationships and to provide feedback
  • Ability to prioritize issues, work under the pressure of time constraints and meet time commitments
  • Ability to translate data into actionable insights

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