Top Laboratory Executive is responsible for all aspects of operations in the laboratory. Designs, develops, and implements quality control procedure for the laboratory. Being a Top Laboratory Executive directs laboratory processes including safety compliance and maintenance of equipment. Requires a master's degree in area of specialty. Additionally, Top Laboratory Executive typically reports to top management. The Top Laboratory Executive manages a departmental function within a broader corporate function. Develops major goals to support broad functional objectives. Approves policies developed within various sub-functions and departments. Comprehensive knowledge of the overall departmental function. To be a Top Laboratory Executive typically requires 8+ years of managerial experience.