Our Company is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. Today, we are building a new kind of healthcare company – one that is ready to help create a healthier future for all of us.
Our ability to excel depends on the integrity, knowledge, imagination, skill, diversity and teamwork of an individual like you. To this end, we strive to create an environment of mutual respect, encouragement and teamwork. As part of our global team, you’ll have the opportunity to collaborate with talented and dedicated colleagues while developing and expanding your career.
This role serves as an Audit Team Lead in the Global Safety and Environment Global Audit program. The purpose of the global audit program is to assess compliance with applicable governmental regulations and company procedures and to assess the effectiveness of management systems and controls. The Audit Team Lead is responsible for assisting in the development and execution of the Global Safety and Environment Audit program, completing audits and advising senior management of potential issues that may present significant risk to the organization.
The Audit Team Lead is responsible for all aspects of planning, preparation and execution of assigned audits and specifically:
Establishing the detailed scope and required resources for assigned Audits
Organizing the audit logistics
Managing the costs of the audit within the approved budget
Identifying, selecting and managing our Company's required subject matter experts and consultant services.
Ensuring the audit scope is covered as well as other potential concerns as identified
Managing the audit objectively and escalating concerns appropriately
Ensuring audit documentation is accurate, clear, concise, complete and traceable to requirements
Managing information from the audit and utilize established business systems
Communicating the results of the Audit to the Site/Area and the Global Safety and Environment Leadership Team
Approving and providing follow up and closeout of actions developed to address audit observations
Utilizing the established audit program protocols and systems
Developing audit program reports as requested covering metrics, controls, practices and compliance status
Providing training to our Company's Auditors and other participants as required
Demonstrating continuous professional development across areas to be audits
Travel is expected to be between 35-45%
Education Minimum Requirement:
Bachelor of Science Degree or higher in Engineering, Life Sciences, or a related field of study.
Required Experience and Skills:
Minimum of ten years of experience supporting both environmental and safety programs at a manufacturing and / or a significant Research & Development site.
Minimum of two years of experience as the Environmental Health and Safety leader (e.g. Manager) for a manufacturing and / or significant Research & Development site.
The above support role includes compliance with varied environmental regulations and support for safety programs, including High Risk Work topics such as electrical safety, lockout tagout, confined space, elevated work, hot work, etc.
Minimum of two years of experience leading Environmental, Health and Safety audits or self-assessments.
Ability and willingness to travel between 35% - 50% of the time.
Business-level fluent in written and spoken English.
Preferred Experience and Skills:
One or more professional certifications in the safety, environmental or auditing fields (e.g. CPEA, CSP, CHMM, CIH, PE)
Bi-lingual communication skills
Professional experience globally.
Our Support Functions deliver services and make recommendations about ways to enhance our workplace and the culture of our organization. Our Support Functions include HR, Finance, Information Technology, Legal, Procurement, Administration, Facilities and Security.