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QA Manager / Parenteral Manufacturing – 5807



Our client is a pioneer in Drug Discovery and Development and one of the frontrunners in Personalised Healthcare. As the world`s largest R&D spender in the pharmaceutical and diagnostics domain, they work in a vast number of drug discovery & therapeutic areas and are highly recognized internationally.


The perfect candidate has a bachelor's degree in Pharmacy, Biology, Biochemistry, Chemistry, Life Science minimum or equivalent and Quality Assurance knowledge with experience in GMP compliance for sterile drug product manufacturing and quality control.

This position with the Clinical Supply Centre Parenterals and at the Quality Control laboratories


This role is a initial 18 months contract to start as soon as possible in Basel area.



Main Responsibilities

·      Support other QA managers in their daily work, in order to enable them to participate in the preparation for the introduction of a new global operational supply management application.

·      Collaborate as a QA manager in close partnership with all involved parties, mainly at the Clinical Supply Centre Parenterals and at the Quality Control laboratories.

·      Acts as a delegate of the Swiss RP for IMPs

·      QA responsibility for GMP compliance of manufacture and analysis of IMP batches (in particular parenteral drug product batches).

·      Reviews and approves GMP procedures, records and reports (e.g. SOPs, master batch records, discrepancy and change records and validation reports).

·      Performs self-inspections in GMP plants and laboratories at Basel.



Qualifications and Experience:

·      Relevant Swiss working/residency permit or Swiss/EU-Citizenship required

·      BS/MS/PhD Degree in Pharmacy, Biology, Biochemistry, Chemistry, Life Science or equivalent

·      Min. 3 years experience in activities around parenteral manufacturing and quality control

·      Min. 3 years experience in a GMP regulated environment

·      Experience in Discrepancy Management, CAPA, Technical Change Management (Veeva Vault) and Manufacturing Management (SAP), MES (PMX) and LIMS is an additional plus

·      Fluent in German and English min. B1

·      Fast learner, strong team player with a high level of self-motivation and with ability to prioritize, simplify and connect the dots

·      Proven ability to work independently and in a team towards results, excellent planning and organizing skills in order to manage multiple tasks at the same time as well as analytical capabilities and an innovative manner of solving problems

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