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Quality Assurance Officer

Quality Assurance Officer

Posted 17 September by Network Scientific Ltd.
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Quality Assurance Officer

£25,000 + Benefits


My well known client is a knowledge based, science led business focused on delivering the expertise and capabilities their clients demand. They work in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, food, environmental, agrochemical, petrochemical and chemical; and consumer products sectors. The business is home to Scientists with in-depth experience in their fields, who are enthusiastic about taking on challenges. They employ problem-solvers with a proven track record in life sciences, laboratory based analytical testing and specialist consulting.

The Role

My client have an exciting opportunity for a Quality Assurance Officer. The Quality Assurance Officer’s function is the independent Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) monitoring of work conducted. Each site conducts work to Good Manufacturing Practices Regulations (GMP) this role will have the opportunity to cross train in GMP auditing.

Main Duties to:

Participating in reviewing Study Plans where required.

Schedule and conduct all audits as assigned.

Write up findings of Quality Assurance Audits and Inspections.

Report all audit findings to management and Study Director/Principal Investigator (as applicable).

Prepare and issue Quality Assurance Statements.

Write and review Quality Assurance Standard Operating Procedures.

Review Standard Operating Procedures for compliance with principles of GLP, as required.

Prepare and conduct computer validation audits.

Participate in scheduling and conducting external audits.

Review forms, where required.

Train other personnel in all aspects of Quality Assurance Systems and Procedures as required.

Advise management of any deficiencies in Regulatory Requirements.

Host or partake in Sponsor and Regulatory visits as appropriate.

Liaise with site personnel to ensure a full understanding of regulatory requirements.

Participate and perform administrative tasks as required.

Qualifications/Role Requirements:

BSc in chemistry or related subject

Ideally a minimum of 3 years GLP auditing experience, however consideration will be given to applicants with less auditing experience who have worked in a Regulatory GLP environment for 4 years minimum.

Working Hours

Full time - 37.5hrs per week - Flexibility is required, some weekend work may be needed and earlier or later start and finish times may also be required.

There may be the opportunity to work across the company’s laboratory sites.

Company Benefits

My client offer a range of learning and development opportunities depending on the role, with all employees having access to a range of internally delivered training modules as standard. In our science based roles we offer structured career progression, more details of which can be discussed during the recruitment process. In addition to a competitive salary, we offer as a minimum: Pension scheme, Healthcare Cash Plan, Retail Discount scheme, Cycle to Work scheme, Childcare Vouchers, Discounted Gym membership rates and local Reward & Recognition schemes.

Please note that all applicants for this role should be able to prove that they are legally entitled to work in the UK. Network Scientific Recruitment, part of Network Scientific Ltd. is an Employment Business/Agency.

Reference: 36126293

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