Head of Quality Control

Head of Quality Control
  • £45,000 - £60,000 per Annum
  • Permanent
  • Scotland, UK UK FK9 4NF
Job Ref: J2159987
Sector: Science
Sub-sectors: Biotech/Life Sciences, Pharmaceuticals
Date Added: 15 April 2021
SRG are working with an exciting and growing life science organisation to help them find a Head of Quality Control.

Head of Quality Control (QC)SRG are working with an exciting and growing life science organisation to help them find a Head of Quality Control.This is an amazing opportunity for a highly skilled QC Leader looking for a new challenge. The Role:

  • Lead the Quality Control function to deliver all QC activities and look to make continual improvements to the function and efficiency of the department
  • Manage the team, resource and ensure the team is fulfilling the requirements needed for the business and is fit for purpose
  • Lead the management of Technical Agreements
  • Oversee stability study management
  • Oversee all testing related issues, supplier reviews, appropriate quality technical agreements and reference and retain sample control
  • Manage the overall environmental monitoring programme
  • Manage and approve all sampling and testing plans
  • Lead, develop, monitor, improve and maintain procedures to ensure compliance with Good Manufacturing Practice
  • Support the business development and commercial team to discuss QC capabilities
  • Work closely with the Quality Assurance team on batch certification
  • Provide coaching and guidance where required
  • Lead complex investigations and ensure correct use and management of the QMS within the department
  • Act as the main and lead point of contact for the QC function
  • Lead training of staff within the team


  • Degree in a relevant scientific discipline or equivalent time spent in industry
  • Extensive experience within a GMP environment
  • Highly experienced in Quality control functions and capabilities
  • A sound understanding of regulatory requirements
  • Vast experience as a manager, leading a team of people in different functions
  • Experience in a customer driven and fast-paced environment

If you meet the above requirements and are ready to make the leap into your next role, then please apply online or get in touch!

15/05/2021 17:27:03
GBP 45000.00 60000.00 Annum
Contact Consultant:
Emma Laurenson

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