Baxter Quality Analyst I in Round Lake, Illinois

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Summary The Quality Analyst I plays a key role in supporting the supplier requirements review process for the Baxter Supplier Quality team. The Quality Analyst I leads periodic supplier requirement reviews, identifies and resolves gaps, and maintains supplier qualification files in Baxter’s electronic supplier quality database. The Quality Analyst I acts as a liaison for the Supplier Quality team to global facilities, businesses, and regions.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities * Lead periodic supplier requirement reviews by confirming and/or obtaining quality requirements such as quality agreements, surveys, or quality certificates. Obtain resolutions for areas identified as compliance issues. * Own and manage new supplier requests for low risk suppliers. * Interpret and execute policies and procedures that affect the organizational unit. * Utilize electronic systems for maintaining supplier quality records and uploading requirements. * Carry out activities for acquisitions, divestitures, and remediation under established operating procedures and protocols. * Interact frequently with functional peer groups, area management, and Baxter’s suppliers.

  • Strong interpersonal skills and attention to detail
  • Team player with proven problem solving skills, and strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to handle multiple projects concurrently and prioritize workload
  • Computer experience with Microsoft Office/Sharepoint applications and web-based database systems
  • Working knowledge of medical device and pharmaceutical standards and regulations (FDA, ISO, ICH)

Education and/or Experience * Bachelor’s degree in science, engineering or another technical area. Alternately, a combination of equivalent education and experience will also be considered/./ * 1 – 3 years of experience working in the pharmaceutical or medical device industry. * Prior experience working with TrackWise is preferred.

A Career That Matters Baxter’s employees are united in a mission to save and sustain lives. We are passionate about applying scientific innovation to meet the needs of the millions of people worldwide who depend on our medically necessary therapies and technologies. We focus on increasing access to healthcare, innovating in crucial areas of unmet need, and pursuing creative collaborations that bring our mission to life for patients every day.

Equal Employment Opportunity Baxter is an equal opportunity employer. Baxter evaluates qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, disability/handicap status or any other legally protected characteristic. EEO is the Law EEO is the law - Poster Supplement Pay Transparency Policy Reasonable Accommodations Baxter is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or interview process, please send an e-mail toAmericas_TTA@baxter.comand let us know the nature of your request along with your contact information.

Job: *Quality

Organization: *Global Quality - US/Canada Support

Title: Quality Analyst I

Location: Illinois-Round Lake

Requisition ID: 18000JJ5