Are you our new QA Manager? 

Kementec is a successful and financially strong Danish company – and one of Europe’s leading manufactures of ELISA substrates and buffers for immunoassays. The company delivers ELISA, immunoblotting and immunohistochemistry components to biotech, pharmaceutical and immunoassay manufacturers and research laboratories in more than 30 countries worldwide. Components are produced in batch sizes from 10 to 1500 liters. Kementec excels at offering customers an optimum mix of services, which are unique within its field. They are in all 25 people, including a subsidiary in the USA and are part of the German group, R-Biopharm AG.

The role

After 5 years, Kementec's current QA Manager has chosen to accept new challenges in another company, therefore we are now looking for his successor. In this role you will be responsible for the entire QA area and will be part of the management team. You will take over a well-structured QA function in a growing company.

Your main task is to maintain the current QA level with focus on continuous improvement of systems and processes through close cooperation with all departments; Production, QC, R&D, Sales & Marketing and Logistics. You will report directly to Kementec’s CEO. In overview you will:

You hold a Master in e.g., Chemistry, Pharmacy or Bio Science or similar, combined with a min. 5 years of experience from a QA department. Alternatively, from QC, or a production/process support role, working closely together with QA. Your experience can come from Life Science, Food or Chemical industry. You are used to working with a quality management system (QMS), handling deviations, change control, SOPs etc. Experience with or knowledge of ISO 9001, ISO 14001, GMP or IVD is an advantage.

You thrive with a broad (international) contact surface both internally and externally and be a good sparring partner for the entire company. To be able to find the right balance between sales and quality you must be able to think pragmatic, be solution-oriented, but at the same time be firm. Furthermore, you are known as a sociable and cooperative person.

You possess strong communication skills, which you employ to implement the various QA initiatives. Finally, you master Danish and English fluently both orally and written.

As you will be the company’s most important and only QA responsible person, you must be capable of working individually and customer orientated, relying on your professional and personal competencies.

Kementec offers

A company that is in a very positive development and has experienced double-digit growth in 2022, due to both new targeted and focused sales and marketing efforts, a greater demand due to Covid 19, as well as their "green" ECO-TEK product line.

A flat organizational structure that allows you to be close to the strategic decisions across the organization. You get a broad role with many (international) interfaces as well as freedom to develop your own job and create opportunities for improvement. A great opportunity to make a difference and quickly see the results of your efforts. In addition, Kementec offers a successful company with an informal culture, various social activities, and a sound work/life balance. Kementec has strong sustainable products and has a great possibility to exploit their market potential in USA and Europe with their green profile.

Send your application

Kluck Search is responsible for the recruitment process. Feel free to contact Els Kluck at +45 5059 6901 for more information about this exciting role. Please send your application and CV to ek@klucksearch.dk. All applications will be handled with confidence.