QA & RA Officer - Abingdon

  • Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum
  • REF Number: 00045508
  • Consultant: Oliver Care
  • Contact: 01438 842976
  • Date Published: 15.05.2019
  • Sector: Pharmaceutical, Food, Chemicals
  • Location: Oxon/Wilts
  • Discipline: Regulatory Affairs, Qa/Validation

Oliver Care at CK Science is recruiting for a QA & RA Officer to join a specialist manufacturing company in the chemical industry at their site based in Abingdon on a permanent basis with a salary of up to £24,000 per annum.

If you are looking for a career within quality and regulatory then this could be a fantastic role and company for you. My client are looking to support the training and development of an individual with a passion for the area who is a graduate with a related scientific degree or experience.

The Company:

Our client is world leader within silicones, they focus on the markets of personal care, pharmaceutical and food, coatings, car care and agrochemicals.


This role is located close to Oxford with excellent transport links via a great road network but also public transport routes.

The Role:

Your main duties will be to:

  • Support and maintain Quality, Food Safety and Pharmaceutical GMP management systems to ensure regulatory and legal compliance.
  • Ensure the 'Good Manufacturing Practice' (GMP) system in support of the pharmaceutical intermediate product range.

  • Ensure the Food Safety Management system meets ISO / FSSC 22000 and is effective in the support of our 'Food-use' product range.

Further responsibilities will include to:

  • Ensure relevant training an education of the food safety team members.
  • Liaise with external parties on matters relating to the GMP and Food Safety Management system.

  • Perform internal systems audits (Quality, Food & GMP) and supplier audits as directed by the audit program manager.

Your Background:

The ideal candidate for this role will have:

  • A degree in a scientific discipline or related experience.
  • Experience of regulatory affairs or quality assurance.
  • Knowledge of chemical manufacturing.
  • Experience of conducting audits.
  • Excellent team player, a keen eye for detail.

The Benefits: A competitive salary of up to £24,000 per annum as well as company benefits including private healthcare, 6% pension contribution, 25 days holiday.

For more information or to apply for this position, please contact Oliver Care on 01438 842 976 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 Group is an Equal Opportunities employer and 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 45508 in all correspondence.

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