Senior QC Analyst

Posted 15 March 2023
SalaryCompetitive Hourly Rates
Job type Contract
DisciplineEngineering Leaders and Specialists, Life Sciences & Engineering Technologies
ContactPadraig O Luasa

Job description

Our client is a leading global innovator, manufacturer, and marketer of pharmaceutical products with over fifty years of experience providing science-driven solutions to improve the health, well-being and productivity of it's patients. This organisation has six cutting-edge R&D facilities, on four continents, that work on an enviable product development pipeline, anticipating the ever-changing needs of the industry as part of their global innovation program. A leader in it's field and a business with a long-standing history here in Ireland, they are currently looking to recruit a Senior QC Analyst for one of their sites based in Dublin.

The Position:

  • Conduct In Process and Finished product testing and Raw Material testing, scheduling, and review in accordance with Good Laboratory Practice principles (GLP) and SOP's/SAM's.
  • Timely Notifications to the Laboratory Manager or designee of any problems with methods, equipment, sourcing of materials, OOS OOT etc. which might impact on testing timelines and escalation to both internal and external stakeholders as required.
  • Ensure laboratory working area is maintained in accordance with GLP.
  • Maintaining the equipment calibration schedule and review of related data.
  • Review of FP, IP, RM and stability testing, trending of results issuance of batch cards and test certs.
  • Review non-routine lab work and report the results to the necessary party.
  • Champion the continuous improvement program and support laboratory projects based on business needs.
  • Provide training and technical support to other analysts as needed.
  • Support HR management duties relating to the QC Team e.g., back to work forms, attend team review meetings as required.
  • Management and support of the external analysis program.
  • Maintaining the lab's GLP programme and training of personnel.
  • Initialisation/review of lab PQR's. Writing/reviewing SOP's, SAM's, FP/RM specifications.
  • Act as the principal point of contact for QC in the absence of the Laboratory Manager.
  • Maintain the stability testing programme, scheduling testing in a timely manner.

The person:

  • Minimum 5 years in a pharmaceutical analytical testing lab.
  • B.Sc. in Chemistry or equivalent, in/or related discipline.
  • Analytical lab experience using the following methods/equipment: wet chemistry techniques, titration, pH, Potency, Conductivity, Viscosity, TOC, UV, IR, GC, HPLC.

To learn more, apply online or contact Pádraig on +353 87 428 0873 or please submit an updated CV.