QC Laboratory Analyst

Recruiter
MTrec Recruitment and Training
Location
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Salary
24000.0000
Posted
21 Jul 2017
Closes
20 Aug 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The Company

Our client is a well-established FMCG manufacturer who have developed a reputation of providing high quality products throughout the UK. They are currently recruiting a QC Lab Analyst to join their highly successful team.

The Role

  • Testing of the following to strict timescales in order to support the business needs
  • Active participation in project work and the generation of documentation.
  • Report results to the QA team to allow release of pharmaceutical products.
  • Investigate OOS or OOT results.
  • Observe and comply with GMP and GLP.
  • Analysis of raw materials, API, packaging materials, intermediates and finished products.
  • Preparation and analysis of stability studies and samples.
  • Preparation of analytical reports.
  • Analytical test method development and validation.
  • To ensure good relations and communications with all members of the team and to respond politely and in a timely fashion to internal and external customers.
  • To ensure that procedures are carried out carefully and accurately to eliminate errors.
  • To observe and comply with company Health and Safety guidelines.
  • To observe and comply with company standard operating procedures.
  • To undertake any other duties which may be requested by the Line Manager and for which training has been provided and understood.
  • Working on own initiative and managing own time.
  • To prioritise the workload in order to meet the business requirements.
  • Writing / reviewing of SOPs for the Analytical Laboratory.
  • Ordering of laboratory chemicals / consumables / reference standards.
  • To ensure procedures are carried out carefully and accurately to eliminate errors as per the requirements of GLP.

The Person

  • Experience of classical 'wet chemistry’ and competent in using techniques such as HPLC and FTIR.
  • Experience in the use of HPLC data capture systems.
  • BSc in Chemistry or a relevant scientific discipline is desirable.
  • An understanding of the importance of Data Integrity is desirable.
  • Knowledge and understanding of GMP and GLP practices and regulations.
  • Experience in a similar position within the pharmaceutical industry is desirable.
  • Excellent communication skills both verbally and written.
  • Must be self-motivated and able to work both independently and as part of a team.
  • It is imperative the individual can work unassisted under their own initiative to meet deadlines.
  • Excellent documentation skills, protocol writing and working to timescales.
  • Excellent interpersonal and organisational skills with exceptional attention to detail.
  • Ability to problem solve.
  • Computer literate in Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint and Outlook.