QC Manager (Pharmaceutical/Nutraceuticals)

Job Title: QC Manager (Pharmaceutical/Nutraceuticals)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Runcorn, Cheshire
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum
Reference: J909333_1628085890
Contact Name: Hannah Williams
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 04, 2021 15:04

Job Description

QC TECHNICIAN, Pharmaceutical

Type: Permanent

Location: Runcorn

Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00am to 17:00 Thursday, Friday8:00am - 13:00

Salary: £18,000 - £21,000 DOE

Additional: Company Pension, 25 days holiday plus BH (increasing with service), Life assurance, Company bonus, Cycle to work scheme, parking onsite etc.

Our Client, a well known Pharmaceutical company based in Runcorn; is looking to recruit for a QC Technician to work in their QC Laboratory. The successful candidate will be joining a company very much on the up and with growth plans on the horizon they will gain invaluable skills.

The Role:

  • To support the QC Team with routine administrative tasks and laboratory technician activities
  • To perform basic testing and assessment of raw materials, packaging components, in-process materials and finished products
  • To assist with QC analytical data management to support reporting and process improvement
  • To work effectively within the QC department to ensure regulatory compliance and business requirements are met

Key Tasks:

  • Basic testing and assessment of packaging materials, raw materials, in-process samples and finished products
  • Coordinating the raw material and finished product systems within the laboratory to ensure deadlines are met
  • Documentation control within the QC laboratory
  • Liaising with external contract laboratories and ensuring samples are sent efficiently.
  • Assist in the co-ordination of sample through put for Stability
  • Filing of completed paperwork and management of the retain sample system
  • To communicate any problems/queries to the Quality Control Manager.
  • Ensure the cleanliness and tidiness of the work area and to ensure a standard of good housekeeping in all areas of the Company.

The Person:


  • A Degree in a related/ Scientific - Chemistry based discipline.
  • Sound written and verbal communication skills
  • Good IT skills, experience with Microsoft office essential
  • Decisive thinker able to work within agreed timescales
  • Methodical, organised and have an excellent attention to detail


  • Experience of working in Quality Control role within the Food or Pharmaceutical Industries in a GMP or ISO17025 accredited laboratory
  • Experience of basic analytical techniques and laboratory equipment
  • Knowledge of EU quality related pharmaceutical and food regulations

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