Validation Section Manager


Parets del Valles, ES

Tipo de Contrato:  Indefinido tiempo completo
Área:  Producción en industria Química/Farmacéutica
Número de solicitud de puesto:  237957

Grifols is a global healthcare company whose mission is to improve the health and well-being of people. Our three divisions –Bioscience, Diagnostic and Hospital–develop, produce and market our innovative products and services to medical professionals in more than 100 countries.


We are committed to fostering an environment that creates continuous learning opportunities and encourages professional development and growth. As a company devoted to improving the health and well-being of people, we are looking for talented professionals worldwide. Make a difference and join us in this challenging and rewarding enterprise.

Join Grifols!


We are looking for a Validation Section Manager for Instituto Grifols, a pharmaceutical company dedicated to develop and manufacture products coming from human plasma. Those products are used for treat patients with deficiency of any plasmatic protein and for those cases where the protein, without being the congenital reason, have shown the effectiveness. 


As a Validation Section Manager you will have to coordinate, prioritize and supervise the validation projects asigned to the section, depending on the requirements of the company and according to the current regulation in order to achieve the expected targets. You will also have to supervise technically and organizationally the section staff. 


You will have the opportunity to:


  • Manage of projects to meet appointed timelines and achievement of required completion dates.  
  • Identificate of project scopes, required resources, resource assignment and management.  
  • Be responsible for completion of validation studies in accordance with current industry standards and guidelines. 
  • Be responsible for monitoring and updating project status and communicating this information to management.
  • Be responsible for identification and resolution of roadblocks, and streamlining of the validation effort where possible.
  • Present of validation point of view, requirements and expectations for specifications and documentation to the engineering department.  Co-ordinates information exchange between validation department, engineering group, and facilities / maintenance departments.  
  • Evaluate the validation requirements for new equipment or facilities and generation of the Validation Master Plan.
  • Be responsible for communication and coordination with other departments to streamline the transition of projects to routine manufacturing.
  • Be responsible for activities of any direct reports, and for maintenance of their training and personnel records, attendance, performance reviews, etc.
  • Be responsible for management of investigations into validation failures.
  • Participate in departmental meetings and cross functional team meetings as required.  Assembles cross-functional teams and/or facilitates team meetings as necessary.



Who you are


  • You have a Bachelor’s degree in Pharmacy, Engineering, Biology, Chemistry, Biochemistry, Physical Science, or related scientific/technical discipline.
  • You have minimum of 5-7 years experience in an FDA regulated manufacturing facility - pharmaceutical, biologics, biotech, or medical device industry.
  • You are expert knowledge of cGMPs, FDA regulations, and industry guidelines, as well as international regulatory guidelines.
  • You have Project Management experience.
  • Yo have demonstrated leadership skills with ability to gain confidence of others.
  • You have excellent verbal and written communication.  Must be able to read, write, and speak English at least B2-C1.


What we offer


  • GP6
  • Permanent Position.
  • Location: Parets del Vallés


It is a brilliant opportunity for you, Grifols is fully aware that its employees and technological innovation are their major assets. We are committed to maintaining an atmosphere that encourages all our employees to develop their professional careers in an excellent working environment.


Information about Grifols is available at If you are interested in joining our company and you have what it takes for such an exciting position, then don’t hesitate to apply!


We look forward to receiving your application!


Grifols is an equal opportunity employer.

Location: Parets del Vallès