QC Bioassay Team Leader

Up to £0.00 per annum
  1. Permanent
  2. Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP)
  3. Iceland
Posting date: 10 May 2019

A speciality biopharmaceutical company is currently recruiting a QC Bioassay Team Leader to join their office in Reykjavik. This organisation is renowned for its work on high-quality biosimilar products, ranging across the value chain from cell line development to commercial manufacturing. This is an exciting opportunity to work with a dynamic and upcoming company and bolster a career in the biosimilar space.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Contributing to the continuous improvement of procedures and processes.
  • Responsible for the following testing, as and when required;
    • c ELISA based assays.
    • Ligand binding assays.
    • Cell based assays
    • Preparing working cell banks using tissue culture techniques
    • Microscopy work
    • Aseptic practices
  • Communicating business critical Information to the line manager.
  • Overseeing the day to day management of the Quality Control department.
  • Establishing and maintaining departmental metrics.
  • Leading Technology Transfers/Validations.
  • Reviewing and approving generated technical documentation.
  • Initiating deviations, leading level 2 deviations, and supporting staff involved in level 2 and 3
  • Raising and leading OOS/OOT investigations.
  • Scheduling daily activities within the department.
  • Performing routine 1: Ts with direct reports.
  • Assist with objective setting and tracking.
  • Providing oversight and technical guidance to ensure the right level of scientific ability within the department.
  • Reviewing laboratory documentation, including testing paperwork.
  • Ensuring that master laboratory records are completed to the required standards.
  • Identifying required document changes and empowering staff to ensure changes are implemented in a timely fashion.
  • Identifying and leading change control directly or through others.
  • Working with fellow Team Leaders within Quality Control on departmental initiatives.
  • Supporting facility tours.
  • Maintaining regulatory readiness and actively participating in regulatory preparation and
  • Training staff where needed.

Skills and Requirements:

  • Minimum of a MSc in a relevant scientific discipline and direct industry experience.
  • 5 years' experience in Pharmaceutical or Biopharmaceutical sector.
  • Knowledge and proven experience of working to GMP standards.
  • Demonstrable project management skills.
  • 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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