UPMC Italy is issuing a call for applications for the following fixed-term position: 1 Junior Quality Specialist (Ref. QJS RM/20 TD)

UPMC (University of Pittsburgh Medical Center) is a world-renowned healthcare and research enterprise headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S., inventing new models of patient-centered, cost-effective, accountable care.

With facilities in Campania, Lazio, Sicily, and Tuscany, UPMC Italy (the Italian division of UPMC), is a leader in patient care, biomedical research, telemedicine, IT development and consulting services in areas related to medicine and research. UPMC Italy’s clinical and scientific activity mainly focuses on transplantation and oncology, but also involves other specialties: from emergency medicine to neurosurgery, from preventive medicine to cardiac surgery.

The Junior Quality Specialist works in team to achieve the department goals, namely managing quality reports and defining the corporate policy and procedure manual. He/she collaborates to identifying, defining, and conducting quality improvement projects, and all tasks in preparation and to guarantee compliance with JCI (Joint Commission International) standards.

The ideal candidate possesses:

  • Bachelor’s degree, preferably in Engineering.
  • Good knowledge of English.
  • Good knowledge of information technology tools, especially Excel.
  • Previous working experience in the quality area.
  • Lean and/or Lean Six Sigma certification.

Also requested: Proactivity, reliability, stress management, problem solving, and teamwork skills in a dynamic and fast-evolving environment are also instrumental to the role.

Workplace: Rome. Availability to travel in Italy is required.

UPMC Italy reserves its right of discretion to the fullest extent permitted by law in assessing applicants and the eligibility of their applications.

Only applicants not excluded under the provisions articulated in Legislative decree 165/2001, art. 53, para. 16-ter, and subsequent modifications and amendments (General Rules Governing the Work of Public Administrations), can participate in this selection.

After reading the privacy statement and, if necessary, authorizing the processing of their personal data (EU Regulation 2016/679), applicants of both sexes (Law 903/77) are requested to fill out the on-line application form available at http://selezioni.upmcitaly.it/?lang=en
When filling out the on-line application form, applicants will be requested to attach their CV in Italian. All communications from UPMC Italy will be e-mailed to the address stated by the candidate upon submitting his/her application.

The deadline to submit applications is March 26 2020.

Only applications submitted on-line (http://selezioni.upmcitaly.it/?lang=en) with an attached CV will be taken into consideration.

Personal data included in the CVs will be processed by UPMC Italy in its role of data controller, for selections for this or other similar positions. Applicants are requested to not include sensitive data (e.g., on health status), unless strictly necessary. Detailed information also with reference to data storage times and rights recognized under EU Regulation 2016/679, are contained in the privacy statement available at  www.upmcitaly.it in the “Work With Us” section.

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