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Science Pharmaceutical and Food

Sample Management Associate Scientist - Cork

Contract Type: Self Employed Contractor
Location: Cork
Date: 12/02/2018
Job Reference: 91798

Job Description

Contact: Caroline Kingston
Telephone: 0868395531

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Our client, a medical device company in Cork are currently looking to recruit a Sample Management Associate Scientist for their site.

Main duties and responsibilities:
  • Daily management of the routine sample management operations/LIMS Stability Module.
  • Responsible for coordinating activities in relation to stability programs.
  • Responsible for the management of stability inventory.
  • Ensure all activities follow SOP’s/WI’s and protocols where appropriate and are performed in compliance with regulatory guidelines.
  • Perform sample management activities according to local procedures and processes in a timely and organized fashion.
  • Organize stability inventory and maintain stability chambers.
  • Coordinate receipt and distribution of samples throughout the laboratories. Perform other duties as designated by Laboratory Management. Develop subject matter expertise on assigned role.
  • Use of laboratory software such as LIMS, SAP, SDMS, Trackwise, etc.
  • Contribute to proper use, calibration and maintenance of laboratory equipment.
  • Record all laboratory data in accordance with cGMP and local procedures.
  • Perform data review.
  • Keep up to date with existing and new SOP’s and official documentation.
  • Perform investigations, where required, for deviations, laboratory investigations etc.
  • Independently write/revise SOP’s or other official documentation and reports, when required.
  • Execute independently and/or as part of a team, assigned projects/tasks.
  • Train/coach other/new personnel.
  • Lead/participate in lean innovation and continuous improvement projects

Education and Experience/Competencies:
  • 3rd level qualification in a science related discipline.
  • Knowledge of laboratory sample management and/or stability is preferred.
  • Industry experience (GMP laboratory) is essential.
  • Experience with LIMS systems is desirable.
Key Skill Requirements:
  • Excellent attention to detail, good communication skills (written & verbal), ability to think logically, proactive approach, ability to work well within team structures, ability to work on own initiative.

For further information on this Sample Management Associate Scientist role in Cork please contact Caroline Kingston on 0868395531 /
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