Associate Director - Quality Assurance

£75000 to £85000 per annum
16 Apr 2019
14 May 2019
Chris Carey
Contract Type
Full Time
We are currently looking for an Associate Director Quality Assurance & RP to join a global pharmaceutical company based in the Buckinghamshire area. As the Associate Director Quality Assurance & RP you will be responsible for managing and developing the regional QMS ensuring site based Quality and all Vendor / Third party supplier compliance.


Your duties as the Associate Director Quality Assurance & RP will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. To provide Quality oversight and leadership covering Quality Systems, Pharmaceutical Development, Batch Release, compliance and team management. In doing so you will support continuous improvement in all matters quality and be the key stakeholder to all regulatory authorities.

2. As the Associate Director Quality Assurance & RP you will support our client's GMP & GDP audit program, self inspection processes, as well as all SOP management, change control and deviations practises.

3. This is a site based position however some travel will be required to third party suppliers and vendors to ensure compliance through the global network. This will include commercial manufacturers, affiliates and distributors.

4. You will be named as the company Responsible Person and will perform the duties of an RP as registered with the MHRA, per the WDA.


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

1. Relevant degree in a science / life science discipline (i.e Chemistry / Pharmaceutical Science / Quality Management) with proven experience working in a GMP compliant Pharmaceutical company with a robust and global QMS.

2. Proven industry experience managing site quality compliance, as well as a global supplier network / vendor management, across the EU as well as broad experience across GxP will be expected.

3. It is expected you have experience managing a multi disciplinary quality team (large or small) and have interacted with both internal and external stakeholders across quality, technical, regulatory and commercial.

Key Words: Quality Director / Senior Quality Management / QMS / GMP / GxP / Vendor Management / Head of Quality Assurance / GDP / Quality Management System / Quality Leadership / Pharmaceutical

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.