QA Officer – Teesside

Sarah Farrow is recruiting for a QA Officer to join a global pharmaceutical company at their site in Teesside on a permanent basis.

In this position your responsibilities would include, reviewing all GMP documentation from a QA angle, carrying out audits and providing support to the manufacturing team.

To apply for this position you should have QA experience, ideally in a GMP manufacturing environment.

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Quality Management Systems Officer

Sarah Farrow at CK Science is recruiting for a Quality Management Systems Officer for a position at a leading pharmaceutical company based in Sunderland.

You will mainly be responsible for the preparation, review and update of SOPs, logging and investigating things such as deviations to the norm or customer feedback. In addition to this, you will be involved in auditing and inspections internally and externally.

To be considered for this role, you must have experience in a QA position and be qualified to a HNC level or the equivalent in a relevant scientific field.

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Are you looking for a QA job?

If so contact CK Science today! We currently have a number of junior and senior level QA roles based in London, Hertfordshire and Bedfordshire, such as:

  • QA Officers
  • QA Execs
  • QA Managers
  • QA Auditors
  • QA Validation experts
  • Qualified Person (QP)

So if you have experience in QA area and some of the following skills:

  • Batch review
  • CAPA
  • Continuous improvement
  • Auditing
  • ISO: 9001
  • ISO: 13485
  • ISO 17025
  • RCA:
  • Medical Device Directive MDD
  • In Vitro diagnostics directive IVDD
  • MHRA
  • FDA
  • UKAS
  • IQ, OQ, PQ
  • GMP, GLP
  • CMC
  • IMP
  • Specials

WIth a background in either pharma, biotech, chemical or med devices/diagnostics then call us on 01438 723 500 or click here to search our QA jobs

 

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Interim Qualified Person, QP – Surrey

Reena Dhana at CK Science is currently recruiting for a Qualified Person (QP) to join a Global Pharmaceutical Company based in Surrey on a full time, 3 month contract.

Responsibilities:

As a Qualified Person you will be responsible for documentation control, sign off and batch release of over the counter drugs.

Qualifications:

The successful candidate for this Qualified Person role will hold a chemistry or pharmacy degree (or equivalent), will be on the register of eligible Qualified Persons and named in the appropriate Manufacturer’s Licence. You will also have experience ideally gained in the Pharmaceutical Industry.

Reena Dhana - Recruiter at CK ScienceHow to apply:

Apply online:

For more information or to apply for this role please contact Reena Dhana on 01438 723 500 or email rdhana@ckscience.co.uk.  Please quote reference ST25093 in all correspondence.

 

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Quality Co-ordinator – Glasgow

Barney Smith at CK Science is recruiting for a Quality Coordinator to work in a food manufacturing company who are a market leader in their field at their site in Glasgow

Responsibilities:

This quality Coordinator position will involve being responsible for planning and carrying out investigative activities relating to customer returns and complaints. You will be involved in a wide range of physical quality tests, providing detailed analysis, interpretation and reporting of results including on-going trend analysis.

Qualifications:

For this Quality coordinator position you must have a proven track record in a similar role within the food manufacturing or related industry, be a self starter and be comfortable working to tight deadlines. 

Benefits:

As a Quality Coordinator you will join a company who offer excellent salary packages including annual bonus, life assurance and group personal pension, and generous holiday entitlement.  They are a successful company that always look to promote from within and invest training, time and resources to making the best of their employees.

Barney Smith - Manager at CK ScienceHow to apply:

Apply online:

For more information or to apply for this Quality Co-ordinator role please contact Barney Smith on 0191 384 8905 or email bsmith@ckscience.co.uk Please quote reference DH24700 in all correspondence.

 

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Stability Coordinator – Sussex

Julie Marshall at CK Science is currently recruiting for a Stability Programme Coordinator to join a QA department  for a pharmaceutical company  based in Sussex on a full time, temporary basis for 12 months

Responsibilities:

As Stability Programme Coordinator you will be responsible for:

  • Requesting, receipt and delivery of stability samples
  • The design of Stability Protocols, influencing content and processes and exerting advocacy for regulatory and QMS requirements
  • Set up and management of stability studies in electronic (LIMS) systems, including troubleshooting
  • Owning the process for preparation, labelling and storage of stability samples within temperature and humidity controlled environmental chambers in accordance with approved protocols and procedures
  • Approving and reporting data generated by the laboratories and contributing to the review of laboratory OOS/ OOT investigations and deviations to identify trends and preventative actions

Qualifications and skills:

The successful Stability Programme Coordinator will have the following qualifications, skills & experiences:

  • Degree in a relevant subject (or equivalent) or experience in a role that demonstrates technical understanding of equipment and processes
  • Comprehensive knowledge of worldwide stability regulations
  • Stability data interpretation and use of appropriate tests  
  • Good understanding of the QMS and change control system in particular
  • Knowledge and experience in stability regulations

If successful, you will be joining a global company and in return there is an attractive salary and career progression opportunities.

How to apply:

Apply online:

Julie Marshall - Senior Account Manager at CK ScienceFor more information or to apply for this Stability Programme Coordinator position, please contact Julie Marshall via email jmarshall@ckscience.co.uk  or  telephone 01438 723 500. Please quote reference ST24533 in all correspondence.

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QA Technician – Southern Scotland

Barney Smith at CK Science is recruiting for a QA technician to join one of the most successful and innovative food companies in Scotland

Responsibilities:

As a QA technician  you will be working a continental shift pattern and will be responsible for:

  • Data collection
  • Process auditing
  • Completing on line checks with detailed analysis and interpretation of results. 

Qualifications:

The successful candidate for this QA technician  must be qualified to minimum HNC or equivalent in a Quality Management of Food Science related discipline or equivalent industrial experience and have a proven track record in QA within the food or biotechnology industry. 

How to apply:Barney Smith - Manager at CK Science

Apply online:

For more information or to apply for this QA technician role please contact Barney Smith on 0191 384 8905 or email bsmith@ckscience.co.uk. Please quote reference DH24485 in all correspondence.

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Site QA Lead – West Midlands

Hannah Milward at CK Science is currently recruiting for a Temporary Site QA Lead to join a pharmaceutical and biotechnology company at their site in the West Midlands

 

The Job:

A Site Quality Leader is responsible for ensuring quality and regulatory compliance of the facility, while driving process effectiveness and efficiency. The Site Quality Leader represents the company to external agencies and champions the evolution of the quality culture for the site.

Responsibilities:

Key responsibilities of this Site Quality Leader role will include:

  • Directing the Site Quality Management System, fully integrated into the Global Quality Management System, including cross-functional and site-specific processes. The role is responsible for facility compliance covering voluntary, regulatory and company quality requirements and will champion quality initiatives at all levels of the organisation.
  • Maintaining and improving all aspects of Site Quality Planning.
  • Overseeing all Quality-related communications and training requirements for all site employees
  • Establishing positive relationships with outside agencies
  • Hosting Quality System audits and inspections
  • Overseeing the Corrective Action / Preventive Action activities and Complaint Handling Programs, and in some cases, Quality Engineering
  • Report on Quality System effectiveness and requirements to management team as required including preparing and executing facility Quality Management Reviews
  • Driving the definition of site quality objectives, metrics, reporting and operating mechanisms
  • Participating in selected global initiatives to share best practices and leverage quality synergies
  • Supporting local R&D programs and quality issue resolution
  • Acting as Management Representative for Quality at the Site
  • Operates a Local Inspection program and manages f/up activities to close NCs.

Qualifications:

To be considered for this Site QA Lead role you will have:

  • A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Engineering, Medical Device Technology or Scientific Field
  • You will have an understanding of product development, manufacturing, quality control and servicing in the medical equipment or pharmaceutical industry.
  • You will also have hands-on experience with FDA, QSR, ISO, MDD and/or other international quality systems requirements.

How to apply:Hannah Milward - Recruitment Consultant at CK Science

Apply online: 

For more information or to apply for this Site QA Lead role please contact Hannah Milward on 0114 283 9956 or email hmilward@ckscience.co.uk.  Please quote reference SH24376 in all correspondence.

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QA Auditor Job in Sussex

Julie Marshall at CK Science is currently looking for a QA Auditor to join the Quality Auditing team of a successful pharmaceutical company based in Sussex.

This QA Auditor role is a full-time, temporary role. If successful, you will be joining a global company and in return there is an attractive salary, coupled with career progression opportunities.

To be considered for this Quality Assurance Auditor position, you will have the following qualifications, skills and experience:

  • Experience in performing and maintaining compliance audits in line with Regulatory and QMS requirements
  • Experience in leading Audits, including scheduling, planning, executing, reporting and CAPA management
  • A degree (or equivalent) in an appropriate discipline or related experience
  • Knowledge of GMP regulations and in-depth knowledge of Quality Management Systems
  • Certified Auditor/Internal/External
  • Experience within a quality function or from a quality based role within manufacturing

How to apply:

Julie Marshall - Scientific Recruitment Consultant at CK Science

Please contact Julie for more details.

Click here to apply online now.

For more information regarding this QA Auditor position, please contact Julie Marshall at CK Science on 01438 723500 or email jmarshall@ckscience.co.uk. Please quote reference ST24342 in all correspondence.

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Product Compliance Head Job in East Midlands

Naynesh Mistry at CK Science is currently recruiting for a Product Compliance Head to join a global pharmaceutical company at their site based in the East Midlands on a permanent basis.

Product Compliance Head Job Description

As Product Compliance Head, you will manage the compliance across the 3 production units, ensuring that all aspects of the handling, manufacturing and distribution of pharmaceutical products comply with the requirements of the Quality Manual and Policies and meet all relevant cGMP regulatory and legislative requirements

The purpose of this Product Compliance Head position is to provide technical leadership for the site in all product quality compliance related matters and ensure operational business comply with cGMP legal and regulatory requirements.

Key responsibilities of this Product Compliance Head job will include:

  • Ensure that all aspects of the handling, manufacturing and distribution of pharmaceutical products at the site comply with the requirements of the Pharma Corporate Quality Manual and Policies and meet all relevant cGMP regulatory and legislative requirements.
  • Ensure that the local Quality System and Standard Operating Procedures are in place and that compliance with cGMP
  • Ensure that a high quality of products is achieved through qualification and validation based upon quality risk analysis.
  • Ensure that the QA department maintains an innovative approach based on improvement, implementation of best practice.
  • Provide leadership, direction and support to the people within the QA Compliance area and ensure that they are qualified, achieve a high level of competence, are motivated and carry out their duties in a safe manner.
  • Maintain current knowledge of local and international regulatory and legislative requirements and trends to ensure that expert advice and appropriate technical support on product quality related matters is provided to the whole site.
  • Ensure that all components, drug product containers, closures, in process materials, packaging material, labelling and drug products are released in accordance with the registered specifications.
  • Manage complaints, recalls, counterfeits and product tampering according to the company Corporate Quality Manual.

To be considered for this Product Compliance Head position, you will have the following qualifications, skills and experience:

  • A degree in Sciences or equivalent
  • Experience in Quality Assurance and Quality Control and/or in manufacturing environment within the Pharmaceutical industry.
  • Previous experience in API manufacture and ICH guidelines are preferred, however experience within secondary pharmaceutical manufacture will also be considered if you show the technical and managerial skills required for this role.
  • Sound knowledge of pharmaceutical regulatory requirements and be familiar with international guidelines, including FDA and MHRA.

Naynesh Mistry - Scientific Recruitment Consultant at CK Science

Please contact Naynesh for more details.

How to apply:

Please click here to apply online now.

For more information regarding this Product Compliance Head position, please contact Naynesh Mistry at CK Science on 0114 283 9956 or email nmistry@ckscience.co.uk. Please quote reference SH24328 in all correspondence.

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Director of Quality Assurance Job in North West, UK

Jim Gleeson at CK Science is currently recruiting for a Director of Quality Assurance to join a successful molecular diagnostics company based in the North West, UK.

The role:

As Director of Quality Assurance, you will oversee all Quality Assurance activities for the manufacture of in-vitro diagnostics. Further responsibilities will include:

  • Management of the company’s Quality System
  • Close interaction with senior management and international regulatory authorities
  • Ensuring the highest levels of compliance with all applicable standards and regulations
  • Mentoring and development of staff across QA, QC and Compliance
  • Selection of methods, techniques and evaluation criteria in order to obtain robust results

 

The ideal candidate:

  • Jim is looking for candidates with the following skills, experience and qualifications:
  • Extensive GMP QA management experience, ideally within the diagnostics / medical device arena
  • Experience of hosting and managing FDA and other regulatory inspections (ISO 13485 would be particularly useful)
  • A background in ISO 13485 management would be advantageous
  • Excellent communication skills

 

How to apply:

For more information or to apply for this Director of Quality Assurance position, please contact Jim Gleeson on 01438 870027 or email jgleeson@ckclinical.co.uk. Please quote reference CL22921 in all correspondence.

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QA Technologist Job in West Yorkshire

Naynesh Mistry at CK Science is recruiting for a QA Technologist to  join  a Food Manufacturer at their site in West Yorkshire on a permanent basis.

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for gathering food specification information both internally and externally
  • Interpretating/inputting the data so it matches the requirements for customer specifications
  • Updating and maintaining all finished product specifications
  • Creating pack copy for technical aspects of product artwork and labels
  • Liaising with ingredient and packaging suppliers
  • Maintaining technical information systems

You:

The successful candidate  for this QA Technologist job will be educated to degree level, or equivalent in a food related subject with experience of BRC or ISO9000 auditing and have Quality Assurance experience including HACCP and internal auditing.

How to apply:

For more information or to apply for this QA Technologist position, please contact Naynesh at CK Science on 0114 283 9956 or email nmistry@c kscience.co.uk. Please quote reference SH22603 in all correspondence.

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Senior Quality Technical Officer – NE England

Graeme Pallas at CK Science is currently looking to recruit a Senior Quality Technical Officer to join a food company located in North East England on initially a 6 month temporary basis.

Responsibilities:

The successful applicant will be responsible for a small quality team ensuring that food products meet set quality standards.  They will also attend key meetings and provide advice on quality assurance.

Skills required:

Good communication skills are required along with a demonstrable record as a leader.  Ideally, you will be familiar with Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP).

How to apply:

For more information or to apply for this Senior Quality Technical Officer role please contact Graeme Pallas on 0191 384 9805 or email gpallas@ckscience.co.uk. Please quote reference DH22522 in all correspondence.

 

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Regulatory Affairs Manager Job – North Scotland

Our client, a Scottish diagnostics company require a Regulatory Affairs Manager on a temporary basis to cover maternity leave.

Reporting to the Quality Assurance/Regulatory Affairs Director you will be responsible for a small team ensuring company activities are in compliance with regulations applicable to the diagnostics industry.

To be considered for this Regulatory Affairs Manager position, you must have the following skills and experience:

  • Have experience of working within or in close interaction with the RA team in relation to regulatory submissions or verification activities.
  • Be knowledgeable about the requirements of at least one of the following areas, IVD Directive, FDA 510k submissions, cGMP requirements as they impact on RA.
  • Have experience in interacting with external partners and regulatory agencies including the FDA.
  • Have the ability to build key relationships within the senior management team to promote and direct RA within the organisation.
  • Have supervisory experience.
  • Educated to degree level in a life science subject or have demonstrable experience in a regulatory affairs position.

 

How to apply

For more information or to apply for this Regulatory Affairs Manager position, please contact Graeme Pallas on 0191 384 8905 or email gpallas@ckscience.co.uk.

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Technologist Job – Oxfordshire, UK

CK Science is looking for a Technologist to join a world leading Medical Device organisation based in Oxfordshire.

As Technologist you will join the company’s Quality and Regulatory team and will be involved in the development of various medical devices and diagnostics products.

This is an excellent opportunity to work for a leading name in Medical Device development and manufacturing. In return, they offer a competitive package combined with strong career prospects.

Responsibilities:

Working as a Technologist, you will be responsible for carrying out complete device and component testing on a wide range of medical devices & diagnostic equipment using techniques such as AQLs, Force Tests, Wet Tests and Spring Testing. As part of the quality team, you will also be required to complete relevant quality documentation (ISO 13485, GMP) following testing and support internal and customer audits when required. 

Requirements:

To be considered for this role, you will have a qualification in a Scientific or Engineering discipline (or equivalent) and demonstrated experience in a device / component Testing or Quality role gained within the Medical Device, Diagnostic or a related technology industry.

How to apply

For more information or to apply for this Technologist position, please contact Andrew Bolton at CK Science on 01438 723 500 or email abolton@ckscience.co.uk. . Please quote reference ST22054 in all correspondence.

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Senior QA Officer Job – North East, UK

Our client is a food manufacturer based in the North East of England.  They require a QA Officer to join their busy manufacturing environment. 

As Senior QA Officer, you will be responsible for building and maintaining quality management systems and ensuring legislative compliance (including third-party accreditation) throughout the manufacturing process.  You must also work with suppliers and customers to chose specifications and quality procedures. And conduct internal audits. 

To be considered for this Senior QA Officer position you must be qualified to minimum HNC level in a food or science related subject or possess equivalent industrial experience and hold a proven track record in QA within a food manufacturing or similar environment.  Entitlement to work in the UK is essential.

 

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For more information or to apply for this Senior QA Officer position, please contact Barney Smith at CK Science on tel. 0191 384 8905 or email bsmith@ckscience.co.uk.

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Technical Compliance Assistant Job – North East, UK

Our client is a food manufacturer based in the North East of England. They require a Technical Compliance Assistant  to join their technical compliance team.

 

Responsibilities:

Reporting to the Compliance Manager, as Technical Compliance Assistant, your main responsibilities will include:

  • To ensure all manufactured products comply with regulatory, company and customer standards
  • To ensure relevant technical and regulatory information is sourced, collated and made available to relevant teams
  • To validate legal label information for all new products and approve packaging and artwork.

 

Person Specification:

You must be qualified to HNC/HND in a related subject or possess equivalent industrial experience. You must also have a proven track record in food labelling and packaging information.

 

Apply Now

For more information, or to apply for this Technical Compliance Assistant position, please contact Barney Smith at CK Science on 0191 384 8905 or email bsmith@ckscience.co.uk. Entitlement to work in the EEA is essential. Please quote reference DH21175 in all correspondence.

 

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Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist Job – Berkshire, UK

We are currently recruiting for a QA Specialist to join a Global Pharma company based in Berkshire in a brand new role to provide QA Support for Pharmaceutical products within their Medical Division.

We are looking for someone that is experienced in the following:

  • Developing and managing QMS
  • The management of complaint handling of both imported and UK manufactured products for UK markets
  • The development and implementation of Change Control systems
  • The management of non-conformance management processes (including ER, CAPA & SCARs)
  • The ability to conduct supplier audits and create / review technical agreements.

The ideal candidate for this QA Specialist position will have gained experience of QA within the Pharmaceutical or Medical Device industry and will be experienced with GDP and GMP. An understanding and preferably training in ISO and FDA/MHRA regulatory requirements is also required.

This QA Specialist role will involve travel to suppliers and occasional trips to European sites.

 

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For more information or to apply for this QA Specialist position, please contact Jason Johal at CK Science on 01438 723 500 or email jjohal@ckscience.co.uk. Please quote reference ST21098 in all correspondence.

 

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QA Auditor Job – Northern Ireland

Our client is a specialist in implementing quality systems to businesses UK wide.  They have a requirement for a QA Auditor specialising in ISO 27001 to work for their client base throughout Northern Ireland.

In your role as QA Auditor, you will conduct audits both desk based or on site, provide reports and support and provide advice in helping businesses to develop their quality systems.  You must be qualified to auditor status in ISO 27001, preferably to lead auditor level and possess a proven track record in auditing to ISO standards.

 

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For more information, or to apply for this QA Auditor position, please contact Barney Smith at CK Science on 0191 384 8905 or email bsmith@ckscience.co.uk.  Please quote reference DH21065 in all correspondence.

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Quality Manager Job (Instrumentation, Medical Device) – Hampshire, UK

Our client, an innovative and industry leading Instrumentation and Medical Technology manufacturer, are currently looking for a Quality Manager to join their growing QA & RA Team based from their site in Hampshire, UK.

Working as a Quality Manager, you will be responsible for fostering, driving forward and embedding the organisation’s Quality Management Systems (QMS) in line with industry quality (ISO) and regulatory standards in terms of productdesign control, production, training of staff and customer support. Within these areas, you will also be required to initiate, facilitate and support process improvement; ensuring CE marked products meet EEA standards and directives as well as overseeing all product UL listings.

This is an outstanding opportunity to join a growing organisation that provides specialist Instruments and Technology to industries such as the Life Sciences, Biotechnology and Cell Science industries.

To be considered for this Quality Manager role, you will have a degree (or equivalent) in a relevant Scientific discipline and proven practical experience in a Quality Assurance (QA) or Regulatory Affairs (RA) function within the Instrumentation, Medical Device or a related industry. It is also essential to have knowledge of ISO quality standards (Incl. ISO 9001) and demonstrated supervisory or management experience.

 

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For more information or to apply for this Quality Manager position, please contact Andrew Bolton at CK Science on 01438 723 500 or email abolton@ckscience.co.uk. Please quote reference ST21022 in all correspondence.

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