Quality Director Job (Pharmaceutical) – Surrey, UK

Our client, a world leading Pharmaceutical organisation, are currently looking for a Quality Director to join their Drug Development Group based from their state-of-the-art facilities in Surrey, UK.



Working as a Quality Director, you will be responsible for managing quality systems across the European arm of the group. Your duties will include maintaining GCP, GLP and GMP quality systems including development of SOPs for the group; development of function specific training maps for employees; selection and relationship management of contract research firms; management of audits for both internal and 3rd party partner sites / systems as well as coordinating and approving the final release of clinical products. With full responsibility for the Quality Department, you will also be responsible for full management of the division including recruitment, development and training of staff.

This is an outstanding opportunity to join an early phase drug development group that manages a broad portfolio of new molecular entities from candidate selection through clinical Proof of Concept (PoC).


Person Specification:

To be considered for this role, you will meet the following criteria:



  • A Degree
  • MSc
  • PhD in a relevant Scientific subject
  • A QP license would be advantageous.



  • Proven practical experience managing GCP, GLP and/or GMP requirements at a Pharmaceutical or similar organisation.
  • A working knowledge of large & small molecule drug substance manufacturing, analytical laboratories, drug product solid dosage forms manufacturing, parental manufacturing, extemporaneous preparation, PET studies and clinical packaging / labelling operations.


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For more information, or to apply for this Quality Director position, please contact Jason Johal at CK Science on 01438 723 500 or email jjohal@ckscience.co.uk. Please quote reference ST20896 in all correspondence.


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