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Our client, an international pharmaceutical manufacturing company, is seeking a Director of Quality and Regulatory Compliance to work in their rural Iowa location. You will join a world-class team that maintains excellence in regulatory compliance and provides strong expertise in chemical technologies. Our client appreciates and rewards efficient and reliable performance. They offer competitive salaries, excellent benefits, 401k with employer match, and tuition assistance. Apply now!


  • Provide functional management and leadership to Quality Control, Quality Assurance, and Regulatory teams 
  • Develop and implement quality strategies to guarantee CGMP compliance with US FDA, EMA
  • Interface directly with agencies, other regulatory authorities, and customer clients to ensure quality and accurate representation
  • Oversee the execution and quality planning processes
  • Create short and long-term plans to achieve both quality and business objectives 
  • Develop the quality policies strategy and ensure that the quality policies and objectives
  • Ensure that development, manufacturing, testing and release, and distribution of products are dependable 
  • Produce quality metrics and indicators to identify and address quality systems proactively
  • Manage and lead a Quality Management Review (QMR) process to ensure continued compliance with CGMP standards
  • Provide development and coaching to Quality and Regulatory leadership and their teams to emulate the company values and mission


  • Extensive experience in API (Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient), cGMP, and CDMO facilities 
  • Understanding of DEA, EPA, FDA, and cGMP regulations 
  • Regulatory and quality compliance experience
  • Previous leadership experience   
  • Direct experience in pharmaceuticals

Work Model:

  • On-Site

Interested and qualified candidates can contact Jordan Dougherty at (515) 225-7000 or email him at

Ref: JOB-38441

Jordan Dougherty

Lead Recruiter | Engineering & Manufacturing

(515) 225-7000

3737 Woodland Ave, Suite 200, West Des Moines, IA 50266

    • Job type: Direct Hire
    • Location: Charles City, Iowa
    • Date posted:
    • Salary:$170000 - $200000