Quality Assurance Manager

  • Location:

    Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire

  • Sector:

    Pharmaceutical & Healthcare

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  • Salary:

    £80000 - £90000 per annum

  • Contact:

    James Ivall

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

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  • Consultant:

    James Ivall

An opportunity has arisen for a Quality Assurance Manager and Qualified Person who is looking to join a leading pharmaceuticals manufacturing business in a strategic position working on the front line of drug delivery to patients. The role is based near Stoke on Trent paying around £85,000 with a great benefits package and the ability to go higher for someone who would bring extensive experience.

The business, who supply over 70% of their market, are now looking to hire a Quality Assurance Manager. Having rapidly grown their dosage output and recently secured new contracts covering the next 10 years, this is an important senior appointment for the business and crucial to future quality strategy and growth.

The QP/Quality Assurance Manager will be responsible for directing quality and ensuring the consistent product output from their site. Holding full autonomous responsibility, you will be heavily involved in a hands-on all-encompassing role across the full spectrum of QA. You will have a detailed involvement in the quality processes surrounding a time-sensitive batch release and manage the QMS.

The ideal candidate will have the following core experience, abilities and attributes:

* Eligibility to act as a Qualified Person. Both current UK QP's and EU QP's will be considered
* Proven experience in pharmaceutical manufacturing
* Strong knowledge base of quality management systems and business quality processes
* Passionate about the pharmaceutical industry with an appreciation of how an advanced product directly impacts the patient
* Be driven, ambitious and eager to learn

The company focus on fast paced manufacturing for same day release and administration into the patient so the role sits at the forefront of the healthcare industry directly impacting access to life changing treatments. This would be a great opportunity for a candidate who wishes to work in and would thrive in this type of environment.

A salary of up to £85,000 is on offer for the successful Qualified Person with the flexibility to offer more for an ideal candidate.

Candidate shortlisting has already begun with a view to make a decision on interviews quickly so, if you are interested, please apply as soon as possible or contact James Ivall at Goodman Masson and I will happily discuss the role in more detail.

Hope to hear from you soon.


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