Salary up to £45,000
Based in Deeside
We are hiring for a QC Manager to work on Laboratory Operations, providing leadership and management to the QC team including staff development and working closely with colleagues to deliver a best-in-class service. This will cover all activities to production including raw materials, stability, IPC and final product testing.
What you’ll do
You will be working on the management and direction of a team of analytical chemists and directing the activities of the laboratory to deliver upon the services to it’s clients. Working for a contract manufacturing organisation, you will be liaising with third parties regularly and discussing areas like stability testing and QC reports, preparing agreements to cover incoming new work, and managing the internal and external resources such as stability storage.
This role will evaluate raw materials, intermediates and final products in terms of their fitness for purpose, managing the validation of QC equipment, maintaining the QC laboratory in terms of it’s equipment, consumables, and health and safety and managing the change controls in QC as well as being the QC representative for audits. This role will approve Certificates of Analysis (CofA), review and approve Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), prepare and approve User Requirement Specifications (URS) and prepare QC trending reports, as well we the retention and archive of QC records.
You will ensure the team is up to date with training and ensure your team receives continues training, preparing training modules and conducting training sessions. Our client invests heavily in development of their people and optimising their workforce to enable them to deliver the best in class service.
We are seeking a leader in the QC area so it is essential you have a strong technical understanding of pharmaceutical analysis. You will be a graduate or higher in chemistry or a related field, experience in HPLC is essential as is a strong working knowledge of GMP, FDA and MHRA regulatory fields. You will be a strong leader with experience of managing teams or able to express strong competencies in leadership if stepping up to this role from a senior analytical function perhaps.
On this occasion LiCa Scientific is acting as an employment agency.