The Plasma Protein Therapeutics Association (PPTA) seeks an experienced quality auditor in the United States for its International Quality Plasma Program (IQPP). Auditors perform on-site certification audits to assess a plasma collection center’s compliance with the International Quality Plasma Program. Auditors are take place at plasma collection facilities and/or the respective corporate offices. A bachelor’s degree is required, preferably in a scientific or engineering discipline, as well as at least three years experience in the pharmaceutical, biologics, or blood/plasma industry and professional quality certification by a recognized certifying organization (e.g. CQA). Auditors may not be actively employed by a PPTA member company or an otherwise IQPP-certified organization. Interested persons should contact Sonia Balboni at email@example.com.
Minimum qualifications are:
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university, preferably in a scientific or engineering discipline;
Minimum three years auditing experience, preferably in the blood/plasma, pharmaceutical, or biologics industry;
Professional certification by a recognized certifying organization is required (e.g., ASQ, ISO). These may include ISO Lead Assessor, examiner for the national Baldridge Award or a state award equivalent, certification by the Regulatory Affairs Professional Society or any certification society for quality.
Travel throughout the United States.
Telecommuting is allowed.
About Plasma Protein Therapeutics Association (PPTA)
The Plasma Protein Therapeutics Association (PPTA) represents the private sector manufacturers of plasma-derived and recombinant analog therapies, collectively known as plasma protein therapies and the collectors of source plasma used for fractionation. These therapies are used by small patient populations worldwide to treat a variety of rare diseases and serious medical conditions.PPTA's voluntary standards program provides global leadership for the plasma protein industry's goal of continuous improvement with a focus on safety and quality from the donor to the patient. IQPP provides independent, third-party evaluation and recognition of a plasma center's adherence to global industry standards for source plasma.