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QC Analyst

Job Title: QC Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Cork
REF: 100120
Job Published: about 1 month ago

Job Description

Contact: Orla Crowley Healy
Telephone: 0860449473

QC Analyst
Our client, a pharma company in Cork are currently looking to recruit a QC Analyst for their site on a contract basis

This position is responsible for carrying out tasks and projects related to equipment, lab utilities and testing procedures as required by Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP). Partners with other Departments to ensure that all QC testing activities are completed in an efficient manner.
General Responsibilities
  • Achieves competency in laboratory methods and procedures.
  • Trains other QC analysts in laboratory methods and procedures
  • when required.
  • Performs analytical testing activities in relation to method
  • validation and technical transfer activities to ensure that all
  • methods meet ICH, USP and EP guidelines.
  • Executes validation, operation, maintenance, calibration and
  • troubleshooting of equipment and its associated software.
  • Writes, executes, reports and reviews IQ/OQ and PQ protocols to
  • ensure that all relevant equipment is qualified for cGMP use.
  • Performs routine and non-routine analytical testing activities.
  • Review and approval (where appropriate) of laboratory test
  • results.
  • Ensures that testing and results approval are completed within
  • agreed turnaround times.
  • Writes and reviews laboratory TMs, SOPs and WIs as directed by
  • company policy.
  • Ensures QC activities are carried out in compliance with product
  • license commitments, cGMP and company quality standards.
  • Is an active member of the QC group and provide assistance with
  • other group activities as required and communicates relevant
  • issues to the QC Team Leader and Manager.
  • Deals with non-conformances/ deviations in an accurate and
  • timely manner.
  • Deputizes for the QC Team Leader as appropriate.
  • Maintains and develops knowledge of analytical technology as
  • well as cGMP standards.
  • In process control testing and activities to support the production
  • units.
Qualifications and experience
  • A third level qualification of a scientific/technical discipline is
  • required.
  • Knowledgeable of FDA/EMEA regulatory requirements applicable
  • to biologics and/or pharmaceuticals.
  • Builds strong productive relationships.
  • Demonstrates ability to work with teams and individuals
  • Asserts personal ideas and opinions using persuasion to
  • influence others
  • Seeks opportunities to grow and develop professionally
  • Uses best practices to improve business operations
  • Holds self-accountable for compliant and flawless execution
  • Takes personal responsibility for decisions that successfully build
  • customer value
  • Effectively manages and adapts to change
  • Demonstrates the courage to stand alone on ideas and opinions
  • that differ from others
  • Listens effectively and remains open to other’s ideas.
  • Works effectively with people that have diverse styles, talents and
  • ideas
  • Maintains the highest standards of ethical behaviour
  • Treats people with dignity and respect

For further information on this QC Analyst role in Cork please contact Orla Crowley Healy 08604494733 /
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