Quality Assurance Lead


Hours: 37.5 hours per week

Salary: Competitive

Ref No: HRJOB9607

Business Unit: Pharma Services

Location: Loughborough, Leicestershire

Open To: Internal and external candidates

Please note this is a re-advertisement, if you have applied for this position within the past 6 months, we will be unable to accept your application at this time

About The Role

Working as part of the Quality Assurance team based in our Charnwood site in Loughborough, you will be responsible for supporting the Quality Management System (QMS) and verifying the adherence of manufactured products for human use, in line with current Good Manufacturing Practice (cGMP).

As part of a busy team within a rapidly growing organisation, operating within a challenging industry you will benefit from the numerous personal and professional developmental opportunities available throughout the Almac group.

About You

To be successful in this role, we’re looking for you to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree (or above) in a scientific (Chemistry, Biology or Pharmacy) or technical (Engineering) discipline (or equivalent)
  • Significant experience in a Quality role within a Pharmaceutical Quality System.
  • Effective communication skills (both written and oral)
  • Proficiency in use of IT applications (Word, Excel, Outlook, Project, PowerPoint etc)
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Proven ability to work effectively on own initiative as well as effectively contributing to the team environment

The following criteria would also be beneficial to your application, but is not essential:

  • Masters or PhD (or equivalent)
  • Previous experience in writing and producing detailed reports
  • Direct experience in the manufacture of solid oral dosage products
  • Quality Risk Management
  • Root Cause Analysis
  • Lean six sigma trained


For the successful candidate, we offer an attractive benefits package which includes a competitive salary, a flexible hybrid working model with a degree of home working, annual bonus, employer pension contributions, 34 days paid annual leave, healthcare benefits and much more.

To Apply: Apply online by submitting a CV that details how you meet the essential and desirable criteria

Closing Date: 24 May 2024 at 1700 hours

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if we receive sufficient applications for the role. Therefore, if you are interested, please submit your application as early as possible.



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