QA Manager - Pharma

Job Title: QA Manager - Pharma
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: North West London, London
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: J903398_1573579825
Contact Name: Ben George
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 12, 2019 17:30

Job Description

Role: QA Manager - Pharma

Location: North West London, near Wembley

Salary: Competitive

Russell Taylor Group have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced QA specialist to join a Pharmaceutical Laboratory working to ISO 17025 UKAS and GMP accreditations.

Primary Role Responsibilities:

The QA Manager will be overseeing quality systems, processes, and procedures to assure product safety and quality by driving business alignment to correct industry requirements and business objectives by managing quality system design, controls, and continuous improvement.

Secondary Role Responsibilities:

  • Leading the site in GXP compliance
  • Managing day-to-day activities of QA staff
  • Managing and approving OOS/OOT process for site
  • Reviewing, collating data and writing PQRs/SQRs for Pharmaceutical products
  • Reviewing batches and supporting QA release process
  • Managing site equipment validation and calibration annual planner
  • Managing quality systems, processes and procedures to assure product quality and safety
  • Engage strong intradepartmental and cross-functional/organisational relationships to drive Quality System Requirements (QSRs)
  • Owning the development and maintenance of policies and procedures for departmental functions
  • Influencing site compliance to Quality policy, Quality Management System procedures and guidelines
  • Leading compliance to internal and external regulations
  • Leading quality system metrics such as Corrective and Preventive Action, training metrics, completion and complaint resolution metrics
  • Defining and performing audit of internal systems and external suppliers and manufacturers
  • Informing appropriate internal departments on audit results and work with the necessary staff to achieve GXP compliance
  • Providing QA support during regulatory authority inspections, as applicable
  • Updating key performance indicators/metrics in a timely manner
  • Developing and maintaining GxP standard operating procedures in accordance with regulatory and company requirements


  • Degree in scientific discipline
  • Minimum 8 years hands on pharma QA experience
  • Supervisory/management experience

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