Quality Assurance Lead | Wholesale
Job reference: J22451_1716452475

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20 June 2024


Borehamwood, Hertfordshire


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Borehamwood, Office based

The successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring all processes under Good Manufacturing and Good Distribution Practices are maintained and supporting and deputising in the absence of the Responsible Person for import (RPi)To support the Head of Quality in ensuring the provisions of the licences are observed.

Company Overview:

Our client is a rapidly growing pharmaceutical wholesaling company involved in the procurement and supply of unlicensed medicines into the NHS and Private Hospital sector in the UK. They aim to deliver exceptional service with the highest quality and safety standards to create excellent value to their customers, with a very patient-centric view.

Their values, which they embody and look for in new employees, is Honesty and Trust.

  • Excellent development opportunities within the organisation.
  • Great small team to work with and friendly environment to grow within.
  • Looking for equally entrepreneurial minded individuals to join the company.
  • Permanent role with a competitive starting salary and extensive benefits package.

Job Overview:

  • Maintenance and improvement of the Quality Management System (QMS).
  • Assure the compliance of all activities with Good Distribution Practice (GDP) and Good Manufacturing practice (GMP) requirements.
  • Responding to medical information enquiries from healthcare professionals, community pharmacies, patients, and wholesalers.
  • Ensuring the completion of checks for new products; having the appropriate licence, the product is authorised for sale, the commodity code is correct, legal category correct, correct storage conditions and requirements imposed by national law are adhered to.
  • Identifying risks and to take necessary preventive measures pro-actively.

To be successful:

  • Pharmacy degree or equivalent.
  • High level of accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Root Cause Analysis and problem solving.
  • Firm understanding of MHRA guidance note 14, importation and manufacturing of unlicensed specials.
  • Fully IT literate: Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel.
  • Quality Manager experience is ideal.
  • Experience of Sage system is preferrable.

How to apply:

If you like the sound of this opportunity and you’re ready to take the next step in your career, we would love to hear from you! Please Apply now via the website or contact Elaine Plunkett on 01225 336 335 for more information.

Star People is the strategic recruitment and outsourced partner for pharma, medtech and biotech.

We are committed to equal employment opportunities and actively encourages applications from candidates of all backgrounds and experiences. We celebrate diversity and are dedicated to creating an inclusive environment for all candidates.

If you haven’t heard from us within 7 working days of submitting your application, please assume that you haven’t been successful on this occasion. We wish you the best of luck with your job search.

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