Scientific Technical Leader I (Research)

£0.00 - £30000.00 per annum
  1. Contract
  2. Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP)
  3. United Kingdom
Posting date: 15 Apr 2019

A leading pharmaceutical client is searching for a Quality Assurance Associate to join their team in Hertfordshire. The company specialises in various therapy areas including oncology, neurology and gastroenterology, and employs several thousand across the globe. This is a fixed term contract, lasting for 12 months.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Reviewing EML and Third-Party Packaging Batch Records and associated documents and approving intermediate products.
  • Reviewing and approving EML and Third Party Manufactured Bulk Batches.
  • Supporting the approval of new and updated EML and Third-Party Master Batch Records and any other associated documents.
  • Supporting the collection of data for reporting QA Performance Indicators.
  • Acting as QA Representative within Production Operations.
  • Supporting approval of SAP Material Master data, Bills of Material (BOMs) and other SAP related processes.
  • Supporting the QA review and approval of appropriate QC documentation.
  • Writing all SOPs associated with QA activities relating to product support.
  • Completing the Quality Approval of SOPs.
  • Participating in the internal and external audit process and support competent authority inspections.
  • Raising and supporting the investigation of incidents, deviations and associated CAPA's
  • Completing the QA Assessment of Deviations and CAPAs.
  • Raising and supporting the investigation of customer complaints.
  • Supporting the implementation of Change Control activities.
  • Reviewing qualification/validation protocols, reports and associated documents.
  • Supporting technology transfer projects and new product introduction.
  • Supporting GDP activities such as assessing returned product, temperature excursions.
  • Maintaining current TSE files on each marketed product.
  • Representing QA on EML Work Equipment Teams and Continuous Improvement projects.
  • Supporting the testing of the effectiveness of EML's EU product recall procedures on an annual basis.
  • Identifying and implementing Continuous Improvement opportunities that result in cost savings and more efficient and compliant ways of working.
  • Providing support to other members of the QO team, as appropriate.
  • Performing any other appropriate duties at the request of the Quality Assurance Manager and EMEA Quality Operations Senior Director, EML

Skills and Requirements:

  • A relevant degree.
  • Demonstrable experience in a previous role.
  • 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.

To Apply:

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