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24 August 2022 at 11:24:41

Senior Quality Assurance Officer


Drug Discovery/ Pre-clinical

Swindon, Wiltshire

Senior Quality Assurance Officer
Life Science People are a strategic growth partner within the Life Science industry providing bespoke services to the life science community from SMEs through to blue chip organisations and sourcing the best talent to make a tangible contribution to healthcare.
Are you looking to work with a global biotechnology company that delivers a combination of pharmaceutical services and innovative technologies to enable their customers to lead healthier lives? Are you looking to provide Quality Assurance oversight and be a part of a company that is transforming the industry? Then this is the role for you.
Reporting to the Senior Quality Product Lead you will be providing oversight on operational activities, while reviewing and updating SOPs and Controlled Documents. As a Senior Quality Assurance Officer you will have the opportunity to train and coach Operations Staff, as well as other Quality Assurance colleagues and support areas controls.
Main responsibilities:

Providing QA oversight on different activities
Implementation and development of SOPs (Standard Operating Procedures) and Controlled Documents
Local area and system updates
Batch record review through an online system
Continuously improving quality assurance operations and overall performance of the quality team
Supporting training and mentoring of new quality staff
Understanding emergency procedures and completely with safe systems of work
Perform local system and area audits

Main requirements:

Relevant science based degree; e.g. Chemistry, Biology, Pharmacy preferred
Previous experience working within a pharmaceutical quality function, ideally "steriles"
Previously experience working within equipment or facility validation, ideally "steriles"
Performing internal audits
Working knowledge of the principles and guidelines for GMP
Excellent report writing skills
Ability to work within a team, but also independently while being a problem solver
Able to work 12-hour shift patterns, 4 days on and 4 days off in Swindon

Recruitment process: If this role interests you, then please apply now. Upon successful selection for an interview, the process will occur in the following three stages:
First stage: This will be an initial screening call with a Life Science People representative
Second stage: An MS Teams call with a senior member of the QA Team
Third stage: This will be the final interview, onsite with the Senior Quality Product Lead
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