Senior Quality Assurance Specialist

South East
£40000 to £45000 per annum
03 Apr 2017
01 May 2017
Chris Carey
Contract Type
Full Time
We are currently looking for a Senior Quality Assurance Officer to join a leading global life sciences company based in the Berkshire area. As the Senior Quality Assurance Officer, you will enable site operations, ensuring GMP compliance throughout.


Your duties as the Senior Quality Assurance Officer will be varied, however the key duties and responsibilities are as following:

1. You will act as the point of contact from internal and external contacts/suppliers for general queries relating to Quality Assurance (QA). You will act as the point of contact by telephone and by attending meetings on client site.

2. As the Senior Quality Assurance Officer with a solid background working within GMP standards, you will utilise your knowledge of GMP regulations and Quality processes to suggest and participate in continuous improvement activities.

3. You will participate, lead and schedule supplier audits, before negotiating and completing Quality agreements with both suppliers and customers.

4. You will provide Quality Assurance (QA) support to initiate, engage and escalate critical and major compliance issues through QMS processes, including CAPAs and deviations.


To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Senior Quality Assurance Officer we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. Relevant degree in a in a Science related industry or the equivalent experience.

2. Proven and significant experience within a GMP environment. GxP experience would be an advantage.

3. A working knowledge and practical experience both participating and leading internal and external audits.

Key Words:

Quality Assurance / Senior Quality Assurance Officer / QA / QMS / Audit / Supplier Management / GMP / GxP / BioPharma / Life Sciences / QP / CAPAs / Deviations

Hyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd (HRS) is an Equal Opportunities employer that is happy to welcome applications for any applicant who fulfil the role requirements for this position. HRS is a company exclusively supporting the science and technology sectors and is made up of a collaboration of scientists supporting science. We look forward to helping you with your next career moves.