United Kingdom
Pharmaceutical & Chemical
£25000 per annum
Quality Assurance Officer
Permanent - Manchester 
Monday – Friday 
Salary 25k

My client is looking for a Quality Assurance Officer located in Manchester, working with the fastest growing testing, inspection, and certification business in the world. My client employees over 6,500 operating across 200 sites in 30 countries. 

Reporting to the QA Manager, you are an essential member of the QA team and responsible for supporting a compliant and quality focused organisation. This includes the functional maintenance of the quality management system (QMS), maintaining and developing relationships cross functionally and enabling continuous improvement of processes. The successful candidate will have a sound working knowledge of GLP, GMP and ISO 9001 / 17025 / 10993.
Duties include: 
  • Primary contact for operational staff seeking Quality Assurance (QA) assistance.
  • Maintenance of the Quality Management System (QMS)
  • Generation, Review and approval of relevant GMP documentation
  • Assist in the creation and implementation of Quality processes, Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) and training material
  • Maintain, monitor and disseminate QA KPI metrics
  • Ensuring timely and adequate release of compliant analysis and reporting in accordance with regulatory and site-specific authorisations
  • Support the management of customer and regulatory audits
  • Lead internal audits and audit write up
To be considered for this role, you should have: 
  • Life Sciences degree or equivalent
  • Direct quality assurance experience, preferably in a fast-paced analytical laboratory or similar environment
  • Experience of Quality Assurance within GLP/GMP accredited environments
  • Experience of cross functional interaction and influencing
To apply please forward your details for immediate consideration. 


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