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Posted about 1 year ago

Join a start-up company and play a key role in the development of its flagship production facility, overseeing the implementation of pharmaceutical quality systems and providing quality assurance oversight.

As the Quality Assurance Associate, you will collaboratively work with the design, engineering and operational teams to ensure a smooth and efficient handover and start-up operation of the facility, in compliance with regulatory expectations.

This role will be on a part time basis for 2 days per week during the initial set-up period and could potentially grow as the company expands.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Overseeing the performance of design reviews 

  • Carrying out gap analysis on existing pharmaceutical quality system documentation

  • Generating and implementing pharmaceutical quality systems, in line with regulatory requirements 

  • Actively liaising with subject matter experts, consultants and regulatory bodies 

  • Supporting the staff recruitment and training process 

Experience and skills required:

  • Hold a bachelor’s degree in biological sciences or a related discipline 

  • Minimum 7 years’ post-degree work experience, ideally in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology or related industries 

  • Confident using routine analytical instruments and techniques

  • Previous experience working with companies in Europe on setting up and managing quality systems in accordance with current good manufacturing practice regulations

  • Ability to provide technical and/or business solutions for complex problems which include assessing potential risks and impact 

If you’d like to find out more information about this opportunity, please call us on 01534 626777 or email

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at all times.