Blue Pebbles

QC Laboratory Manager

Vacancy Title: QC Laboratory Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Preston
Salary: Competitive plus Bonus
Start Date: 2024-02-22
REF: J91977776
Contact Name: Johnathan Miller
Contact Email:
Vacancy Published: about 2 months ago

Vacancy Description

QC Laboratory Manager
Based near Preston
Pharmaceutical industry
Competitive package plus Bonus

Exciting Opportunity: QC Laboratory Manager with Technical Transfer Experience

Are you an accomplished QC professional with a knack for leadership and technical expertise? Do you thrive in ensuring pharmaceutical products meet the highest standards of quality and compliance? If so, we have an exceptional opportunity for you to join our client's team as a QC Laboratory Manager, overseeing Analytical, Microbiology, and Raw Materials departments, while bringing valuable Technical Transfer experience to the table.

About the company:
They are at the forefront of pharmaceutical innovation, dedicated to improving global healthcare through cutting-edge research, development, and manufacturing. Their commitment to excellence and patient safety drives everything they do, and they're looking for talented individuals to help them grow the business.

Position Overview:
They are seeking an experienced QC Laboratory Manager to lead the Analytical, Microbiology, and Raw Materials departments, with a focus on technical transfer processes. In this role, you will play a pivotal role in ensuring the seamless transfer of analytical methods and processes between development, manufacturing, and quality control teams, while maintaining the highest standards of quality and compliance.

Key Responsibilities:

• Provide leadership and strategic direction to the Analytical, Microbiology, and Raw Materials departments, ensuring alignment with company goals and objectives.
• Oversee the technical transfer of analytical methods, protocols, and processes from development to manufacturing and quality control teams.
• Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure successful implementation of technical transfer projects, including method validation, equipment qualification, and documentation.
• Develop and implement quality control strategies to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements and industry standards.
• Drive continuous improvement initiatives to enhance laboratory efficiency, productivity, and quality.
• Mentor and develop laboratory staff, fostering a culture of excellence, collaboration, and innovation.


• Bachelor's or Master's degree in Chemistry, Biology, Pharmaceutical Sciences, or related field.
• Minimum of 5 years of experience in pharmaceutical quality control, with a focus on technical transfer processes.
• Strong knowledge of analytical techniques, microbiological methods, and raw material testing procedures.
• Proven experience in leading technical transfer projects, including method validation, equipment qualification, and process optimization.
• Thorough understanding of regulatory requirements, including FDA, cGMP, and ICH guidelines.
• Excellent leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills, with the ability to effectively collaborate with cross-functional teams.

Why apply to this role?

• Opportunity to work with a passionate and talented team dedicated to improving global healthcare.
• Competitive salary and benefits package, including a Bonus, pension and professional development opportunities.
• Career growth and advancement opportunities within a dynamic and growing organization.
• If you are a motivated leader with a passion for quality and technical excellence, we want to hear from you! Join us in our client's mission to deliver safe, effective, and high-quality pharmaceutical products to patients worldwide. Apply now to become their next QC Laboratory Manager and contribute to the future of healthcare.

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