Quality Assurance GLP Lead Officer

Date Posted: 10/1/2018 Reference: VAC-1196242 Salary: £30000 Location: Bradford Job type: Permanent Sector: Science | Speciality: Pharmaceuticals Contact: Robert Frame

My client is a knowledge based, science led business focused on delivering the expertise and capabilities our clients demand. They work in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, food, environmental, agrochemical, petrochemical and chemical; and consumer products sectors.

Due to substantial business growth my client has recently implemented Regulatory Good Laboratory Practice (GLP), resulting in having a brand-new opportunity to join the business as a Quality Assurance GLP Lead Officer. This is a full-time permanent position based at our site in Bradford.

The Quality Assurance GLP Lead Officer role is to further develop and maintain the Quality Assurance Programme for GLP, perform the independent monitoring for GLP compliance. This role is also required to take the lead and impart their GLP knowledge to the current in- house QA team in GLP auditing.

Main Duties to:

Maintain the Quality Assurance Programme for GLP studies.
Perform and train/mentor other members of the QA team in all aspects and types of auditing required to maintain compliance for GLP work performed.
Prepare and issue Quality Assurance Statements.
Develop, write and review Quality Assurance Standard Operating Procedures.
Review SOPs for compliance with principles of GLP, as required.
Maintain audit programmes, scheduling and conduct external audits (as required).
Advise management of any deficiencies in Regulatory Requirements.
Host or partake in Client and Regulatory visits as appropriate.
Liaise with site personnel to ensure a full understanding of regulatory requirements.

BSc in chemistry or related subject.
Extensive experience in Regulatory GLP auditing.
Clear communication both written and verbal is essential as the role involves communication with internal and external Stakeholders at all levels within the business.
Presentation skills in order to deliver training and Regulatory knowledge

If you are interested in this role then please contact Robert Frame on 0161 923 8189