QA Officer

VQ Life Sciences are recruiting for a Permanent QA Officer for a pharmaceutical company based in Hertfordshire.

This is an exciting time to join a long established company, trading and manufacturing in the UK for over 35 years. As a major supplier of pharmaceuticals and a independent manufacturer of generic analgesics, the QA Officer will play an important role in the business.

Current Responsibilities:

* Quality document review prior to QP release.

* Generating BPRs for manufacturing.

* Amending Manufacturing and Packaging master production records.

* Reviewing & approving BOMs on SAGE.

* Preparing batch release documentation, C of A and Batch Release Certificate.

* Handling customer complaints and enquiries, including medical product information, coordinate technical product complaint investigations.

* Handling and reporting of Adverse Drug Reactions / Adverse Events. Liaising with HPPV (third party Pharmacovigilance).

* Product Quality Report preparation.

* Raising and assessing deviations, change controls & CAPAs.

* Artwork management including liaising with regulatory affairs and third party.

* Controlled document management (versioning & database management).

* Authoring and reviewing controlled documents (manufacturing logs, SOPs, etc.).

* Raising purchase orders for artwork tasks and packaging materials.

* Internal, external and customer audits.(Co-Auditor)

* Laboratory systems administration.

* General IT & administration assistance for all departments.

* Generating investigation reports.

* New QA staff training.

Key technical skills for this role are as follows:

* Hands-on experience on PQR (Product Quality Review)

* Batch document review

* Experience with: Tablets, Capsules, Solid Dosage.

* Change control management

* Deviation handling

* Artwork

* Self-inspection

* CAPA management

* KPI’s generation

If you’re a QA Officer with experience in generic pharmaceuticals and looking for a permanent positions within the Hertfordshire area, please get in touch