Quality Assurance Officer

Posted 2 November by Quality Start Ending soon

Quality Assurance Officer - Northampton


Are you currently working within the pharmaceutical industry? Have you maintained a GMP quality system? Have you been involved in batch documentation, change controls, deviations, CAPA’s and customer complaints? Wants to work for a global pharmaceutical manufacturing company? Yes then this is the role for you.

Your role as a QA Officer will involve supporting the Quality Assurance in the efficient functioning and implementation of all Quality plans. You will support master batch documentation (BMR/BPR/GPS) review and issuance.

Duties and responsibilities include:

  • Line clearance for, Dispensing of Raw Material & Packaging Material and Manufacturing & Packaging Operation.
  • Performing in-process quality checks at various stages of manufacturing, filling and packing.
  • To withdraw in-process, validation, stability and control samples.
  • Environmental monitoring of manufacturing, warehouse and other controlled areas.
  • Calibrate IPQC apparatus like balance, pH meters, density meter etc...
  • Supporting investigation of key elements of the Quality System, including change control, Deviations, CAPA and Customer complaints, to maintain compliance with GMP standards.
  • Writing, reviewing, distributing and filing/archiving of completed Quality System documents.

This is a 12 months contract job opportunity with a view of it getting extended or going permanent dependent on the individual and business performance and the role is based in Northampton paying a salary between £18,000 - £20,000 per annum.


To apply for the role of Quality Assurance Officer you will have the following:

  • Experience of cGMP and working within a quality management system environment within the pharmaceutical or related industry.
  • Good understating of GMP and GDP and relevant guidelines/updates.

How to Apply:

To apply for this one off opportunity, please send a word copy of your CV to me now by clicking on the Apply button or call me for a confidential chat.

If this sounds like the role for you or a colleague then please don’t hesitate to contact us. If we manage to successfully fill a permanent placement from your recommendation then we will send you a cheque of £300. We also have many incentive schemes for referring contractors/temp staff so please contact us with the referral and we can provide you with more information.

For a list of our current vacancies, please visit our website.

If you do not hear from Quality Start within 2 weeks your CV has not been short listed for this role.

Quality Start are acting as a specialist recruitment consultancy for this role.

Required skills

  • GDP
  • GMP
  • Pharmaceutical Manufacturing
  • Quality System
  • Batch Processing

Reference: 33702692

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