BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Staff Customer Quality Specialist in Franklin Lakes, New Jersey

Job Description Summary

Reporting to the Customer Quality Analytics team (CAT), the Staff Customer Quality (CQ) Specialist is an integral member of the Customer Quality organization. The Staff CQ Specialist is a senior member of the CQ team and is responsible for responding to Pharmaceutical Systems customer’s quality and technical inquiries and documentation requests, leading the development of technical Quality packages on behalf of the customer (e.g. to support customer regulatory filings, etc.), developing, implementing and maintaining effective Customer Quality tools that deliver value to the customer and to BD (e.g. Customer Portal, RTU Document Generator, etc.), performing metrics reporting on behalf of Customer Quality, and developing/delivering training for the field team on Customer Quality tools.

Through outstanding communication, effective problem solving and active management of ambiguous situations, the role ensures product quality and compliance with all relevant global regulations and customer expectations. Success is measured in terms of the frequency and scale of product quality and organizational issues as well as business process effectiveness. The Staff CQ Specialist will also build and maintain effective relationships with internal departments and customers to promote customer centricity.

Job Description

  1. Leads the resolution of worldwide Quality and Technical customer questions, inquiries and documentation requests, including:
  • Ensuring the proper understanding and objective behind customer’s requests.

  • Leading the development of complex technical and Quality packages for Pharmaceutical customers (e.g. sterilization packages, regulatory packages, etc.) in coordination with peers and internal departments.

  • Identifying internal sources of information; partnering with internal departments to retrieve and validate information, including Quality, Operations, Sales, Supplier Quality, Regulatory Affairs, R&D, Finance, Medical Affairs, Supply Chain, etc.

  • Authoring Customer Statements on behalf of BD Quality utilizing effective technical writing skills.

  • Utilizing IT tools, including the Customer Portal, Quality Globeshare site, SAP, TrackWise, etc.

  • Ensuring responses to inquiries are timely, per customer expectations, Quality Agreements and established metrics.

  1. May submit, open and track RMAs (Return Material Authorizations) associated with Customer Complaints.

  2. Builds, launches, manages and validates new and improvements to existing Customer Quality IT tools to improve overall efficiency (e.g. Customer Portal, GlobeShare sites, Customer Audit Tools, etc.).

  3. Ensures the launch, maintenance and continuous improvement of the externally facing Customer Portal, including all quality interfaces within the tool.

  4. Develops strategies to reduce and/or more effectively manage Customer inquiries by proactive sharing of quality information using IT tools.

  5. Keeps record of customer interactions, recording details of inquiries, comments and actions taken within applicable IT systems (e.g. Salesforce.com).

  6. Conducts customer metrics reporting and trending using IT tools (Excel, etc.) and disseminates information in support of the Customer Quality field team.

  7. Liaises closely with field Customer Quality Managers (CQMs) and Quality leadership in various Regions and Business Segments to achieve Quality objectives within agreed upon timelines.

Primary Work Location

FRA Le Pont-de-Claix Cedex

Additional Locations

USA NJ - Franklin Lakes

Work Shift

BD is a leading global medical technology company that creates medical technology, devices and laboratory equipment for a variety of needs across the healthcare continuum. At BD, we are looking for candidates who possess passion, innovative solutions and a commitment to our one mission of improving access to groundbreaking medical and biotechnology services for people near and far, delivering state-of-the-art technology and cutting-edge research in the battle to fight and cure infectious diseases. With a global reach that extends across 50 countries worldwide, our network of professionals collaborates on effective measures to deliver enhanced patient quality such as lower health care delivery costs, improved health care and safety, and expanded health care for all. Join our company and see how you can become a part of one global mission to make a difference in human health.