Head of QA (Cosmetics/skincare)

Job Title: Head of QA (Cosmetics/skincare)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: J909899_1630679638
Contact Name: Hannah Williams
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 03, 2021 15:33

Job Description

Role: - Head of QA (Cosmetics/Skincare) Location:- London Salary:- Highly Competitive Hours:- Monday-Friday 9-5pm

Our Client, an award-winning cosmetic/skincare company with an element of fame attached to it… are growing and looking to recruit for a Head of QA who will work at their modern - state of the art facility in South London. This role will involve overseeing the QC & QA team and implementing and overseeing quality standards.

This company has a fantastic reputation in the industry, with their brand recognisable across the UK; and with a focus on sustainability and creating a 'greener' culture within their industry- they are industry leaders at the forefront of innovation.

Why not be a part of their journey; if you are looking to work in a company that has a fantastic work culture, with lots of career scope… we want to hear from you!


  • Help to implement, design and improve quality systems and ensure that the QMS systems and documentation is maintained (CAPAS, NCR, deviations, change control, product recall)
  • Deal with any quality related issues and report problems to management
  • Support supply chain in maintaining supplier performance
  • Managing Incoming goods and finished product quality
  • Manage a total of 14 team members (QA & QC) workload and resources
  • Manage internal and external Audits
  • Working effectively to ensure compliance levels are met and maintained
  • Ensure the implementation and the maintenance of standard procedures and quality systems required for Cosmetics GMP compliance

The Person

  • Must have previous experience working in QA Manager role within cosmetics/skincare
  • Previous experience to GMP standards
  • Experience of working to ISO 22716 and ISO 9001
  • Experience of managing quality systems within the cosmetic sector
  • Must be happy with working on site Monday-Friday 9-5pm
  • Ability to manage own workload and prioritise

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