Anaytical Team Leader Jobs Vacancy at Austin Fraser
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Anaytical Team Leader Jobs Vacancy at Austin Fraser Jobs Details:
My client is recruiting a Team Leader for their Analytical Testing Laboratory within the Quality Control department. As Team Leader Analytical you will ensure all Quality Control testing of finished products and intermediates is performed in accordance with GMP, dossier and where relevant, pharmacopoeial requirements.
The main responsibilities of the role will be to:
Lead Analytical Laboratory, QC – people and lab management in order to ensure efficient and timely operations, meeting internal commitments and minimising any down time or production delays.
Ensure testing of raw materials, packaging material, intermediates and finished products is performed in accordance with GMP, dossier and where relevant, as per pharmacopoeial requirements.
Provide technical support to the lab to ensure that the test methods are robust and drive improvement of test methods.
Support lab technicians with hands on testing during time of need for example, but not limited to sickness, holidays etc.
Provide technical expertise in analytical techniques to other departments such as Production, Stores and Procurement.
Assist Procurement and QA with changes relating to external suppliers of raw material or packaging material.
Develop Specifications and Standard Operating Procedures including safe systems of work and approved for all activities and operations undertaken by Analytical lab staff; ensuring they are as per current GMP guidelines and pharmacopoeial requirements.
SAP – ensure timely completion of results in SAP and up to date specifications of Analytical lab tests.
Ensure routine trending of results in the lab. Report and investigate OOS and OOT results, determine root causes and implement effective CAPA actions.
Drive change management for introduction of new / improved methods and validation of new equipment.
Training of new staff and ongoing training of staff in new or improved methods. Ensure training documents are kept up to date.
Promote safety within the laboratory areas, leading by example and guiding analysts, ensuring correct signage and maintaining COSHH documentation for safe operations within the lab.
Support inspections and audits of lab and related facilities and ensure that any adverse observations and findings are fully evaluated and suitable CAPA’s implemented and closed out in a timely manner to fully address the deficiencies raised.
Qualifications, Skills & Experience Required:
Degree in Chemistry related subject
Spectrophotometric Analysis (FTIR, UV/VIS), TOC
Wet Chemistry techniques including titrations, digestions, full metal analysis
Minimum 5 years background in Pharmaceutical Quality testing/Analytical testing with at least 2 years supervisory experience at Lead technician level
Raw Materials testing including pharmacopoeia methods
Validation and method development
MS Word and Excel
Protocol and Report writing
Ability to troubleshoot to resolve issues
Subject Matter expert in laboratory chemistry
Able to communicate at all levels and across all functions
Ability to communicate concise technical information with clarity
Good Time Management in a high flow through laboratory
Flexible approach to changing priorities
Attention to detail
Cross functional work experience
Knowledge of Minitab Statistical software
Previous roles include interaction with Production/Manufacturing departments
Supervisory / Management courses completed
Full Drivers LicenceYou will be rewarded with a great salary and benefits including; pension, healthcare, bonus and life insurance, whilst also working for a business with genuine routes for longer term growth and progression within the UK and Globally.
If this sounds of interest please apply ASAP as my client is shortlisting for interview.