QA Assistant - Birmingham

  • Salary: £25,000 - £30,000
  • REF Number: 00045889
  • Consultant: Naynesh Mistry
  • Contact: 01246 457700
  • Date Published: 24.06.2019
  • Closed Date: 17.07.2019
  • Sector: Pharmaceutical, Medical Devices, Life Sciences, Healthcare, Diagnostics
  • Location: West Midlands
  • Discipline: Technical Sales/Support, Research And Development, Qa/Validation, Microbiology, Biotechnology, Biochemistry

Naynesh Mistry has an exciting opportunity and is recruiting for a QA Assistant to join a leading specialised medical diagnostic company based in Birmingham on a permanent basis. Our client engages in the research, development, manufacture, and distribution of immunodiagnostic assays for the laboratory market.

ESSENTIAL: The successful candidate must have QA experience from a regulated QA commercial environment i.e. Pharma, medical devices or food. You will also have a strong understanding of how Quality works with the enthusiasm to be trained in all aspects of Audits (internal and external).

The Role:

  • To ensure the Quality Management System (QMS) meets all current Regulatory requirements relevant to the business by carrying out internal audits.

  • Undertaking audits (both desktop and physical) of key suppliers.

  • Assisting with external audits - (escorting auditors and customers and providing information requested during inspections).


  • Degree or equivalent in Biological sciences or similar.
  • Experience in working in a regulated industry (Pharma or Medical Device).
  • Working knowledge of a relevant Quality standard - ISO9001.


  • Audit experience - internal and external.- Familiarity with requirements of FDA Part 820, 806 and 803 and ISO 13485.
  • Qualified Lead Auditor under a recognised course.

To apply for this position contact Naynesh Mistry on 01246 457700 or email Alternatively, please click on the link below to apply online now. Please note that your CV should show exact dates of employment (month and year) and any gaps of a month or more should be explained.

CK Science is an Equal Opportunities employer who welcomes applications from all who meet our selection criteria.

If you do not hear back from us within 5 working days of your application for this role, it means that on this occasion you have not been shortlisted for the next stage of the recruitment campaign. Entitlement to work in the EEA is essential. Please quote reference 45889 in all correspondence.

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