QA Manager

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Good Clinical Practice (GCP)
  3. United Kingdom
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Posting date: 13 Aug 2019

A specialty pharmaceutical company is advertising a vacancy for a QA Manager with their office in Cambridge. The organisation specialises in developing and commercialising innovative drugs to be used in out-patient and hospital-based sedation, anaesthesia, and critical care services. This is an exciting opportunity to work with a leading company and provide real experience in the QA field.

Job Responsibilities:

  • QA support to all other departments within the company.
  • Assist in the maintenance and management of the company's QMS.
  • Batch review for API, bulk and packed/labelled material and co-ordination and control of certification/release process together with QPs.
  • Writing/review/approval of internal Quality documents/records (deviations, CAPAs, Change control, SOPs, complaints).
  • Conducting Self-Inspections/internal and site audits.
  • Conducting supplier/vendor approval via different assessment methods including site audits.
  • Support QA team in maintain and managing the company's Quality and Technical agreements including writing, review and approval.
  • Support QA team in monitoring and management of all QA aspects of contract manufacturing organisation (CMO) and contract laboratories with regards to API, bulk and packaging.
  • QA review and approval of external documentation and records (deviations, Change Controls, specifications, master batch records QC methods, validation protocols and reports, FMEA etc).
  • QA support for licensees.
  • Prepare the company for any GxP inspection or Due Diligence by regulatory authorities and Licensees.
  • Supporting/hosting GxP inspection or Due Diligence by regulatory authorities and Licensees at both Cambridge and Aachen sites.

Skills and Requirements:

  • 0 - 5 years working within Quality in the Pharmaceutical and/or Research and development industries.
  • Supplier/vendor approval, including site auditing.
  • Practical use of EUDRA/FDA/ICH guidelines and regulations.
  • Knowledge of Manufacturing Processes.
  • Demonstrable multitasking, project management, and execution skills.
  • Good interpersonal skills, including communication, presentation, persuasion, and influence.
  • Good organisational skills, including efficiency, punctuality, and collaboration in a team environment.
  • Proficiency with computer skills, such as MS Office.

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