SHL Healthcare operates as contract developer and contract manufacturer of equipment solutions for home, hospital, and long-term care use with a focus on patient comfort and functionality.

SHL Healthcare's production and development sites are in China and Bulgaria, where we have + 300 employees. At SHL Healthcare AB's head office in Nacka Strand, we have 20 employees and at SHL Textile Centre of Excellence in Borås, we have 3 employees.

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Chief Quality and Regulatory Officer

A key leadership position in a fast growing global medtech company with a very attractive company culture

Aiming for future growth & development
SHL Healthcare is growing with an increased demand from the market for our services for broad range of developed top-quality equipment solutions for home, hospital and long-term care use. There are currently several global medical devices companies on the client list with a clear potential for future growth and expansion.

SHL Healthcare is now recruiting a Chief Quality & Regulatory officer, to lead and develop the global Quality and Regulatory organisation in Stockholm, Bulgaria and China.

Purpose with role
We are seeking a Chief Quality & Regulatory Officer (CQRO) for SHL Healthcare AB, a market leader in Contract Development and Contract Manufacturing in the MedTech industry.
The CQRO is a key leadership position with the overall responsible for Quality and Regulatory Affairs, but also a strong contributor into corporate development.

As a CQRO you will provide guidance and assurance to CMT and the board that there are effective and efficient policies and procedures in place, well understood and respected by all employees, and that the company is complying with all quality and regulatory requirements both in Sweden and the manufacturing sites in Shenzhen, China and Sofia, Bulgaria.
As a CQRO you will lead, manage and develop the global QA/QC departments located in Nacka Strand and manufacturing sites in China and Bulgaria.

The CQRO typically spend time on providing quality and regulatory input to design and product development and communicate and interact with customer in different stages of a project on behalf of the company. The CQRO also spend time on develop, implement and improve the company’s QMS, including managing a QARA budget
The success of the CQRO relies strongly on his/her ability to translate the company vision and strategy into an effective implementation of the QMS, develop the QA/QC teams in Sweden, China and Bulgaria including external partnerships. You have a passion for solutions and always work in close collaboration with our customers and colleagues.

Role opportunities
- You become a team member at SHL Healthcare, a fast-growing global company with high quality innovative products and long-term customer relations
- Be part of a successful and growing Swedish company (HQ) with the opportunity to be part of the full product lifecycle with a very high market potential
- You will be a key leader with a substantial impact on the company culture, growth and development
- You will be part of SHL Healthcare’s future efforts, developing new innovative products and sustainable solutions, adding value for customers, healthcare and patients
- You will be part of an exciting journey together with a team of professional, collaborative and skilled co-workers, colleagues and customers from different parts of the world
- SHL Healthcare is an attractive employer with a focus on well-being, codetermination, collaboration, kinship and personal development. The company offers solid terms and conditions for the employment.

Personal – Key competencies
• Excellent interpersonal- and communication skills
• Strong general management and demonstrated effective and sustainable leadership skills and setting high and sound performance standards
• Strong creativity and engineering skills
• Ability to develop vision, formulate strategy and exercise good judgment implementing change through effective change management
• Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
• Strong drive and ability to work independently
• Ability to inspire and build strong trust bounds at all levels, achieving results through others

Qualification & Experience; Essential (E), Desirable (D)
• University Degree or solid cross functional experience in ISO:13485 regulated industries (E)
• Solid experience from successfully leading QARA teams within the life science/medical devices industry (E)
• Extensive QARA industry knowledge with an eye towards the future (E)
• Experience of working in a global organization (E)
• Experience working with regulatory requirements, quality systems and processes (E)
• Experience from mechatronics and software development (D)
• Fluent in written and spoken English (E)
High standard user of MS office and (E)
• Experience from working in an ERP system (D)

Contact - PeakSearch
For more information, inquiries, interest and application regarding the Chief Quality & Regulatory Officer at SHL Healthcare please contact Magnus Klingberg or Andrea Backlund, Recruitment Consultants at PeakSearch. Apply for the position at

Contact information:
Magnus Klingberg: , 070 678 09 92, 08 545 00 100.
Andrea Backlund: , 070-235 67 96, 08-545 00 100