Quality Control Team Leader

Aesica Queenborough Ltd
£28,000 - £32,000
13 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job title: Quality Control Team Leader

Location: Queenborough, Kent, ME11 5EL

Salary: £28,000- £32,000

Closing date: 11th December 2017

About the role

The role is to lead a team of quality control analyst testing a variety of materials including active pharmaceutical ingredients, excipients and commodities. All of these are integral to making sure the products we make conform to the highest standards.

The role holder will be leading 3 separate teams all based on the same site with a total of 15 analyst. The team leader will need to know how to motivate teams to perform to their best and work with them to make sure that everybody is working as effective and efficiently as possible. The teams all test different elements of our finished dose products and one major project will be lead cross skills training across the three teams.

They will be responsible for making sure all EHS and quality actions are raised, addressed and closed out in a timely fashion, identifying any issues and escalating them accordingly. The role holder will also work closely with other internal teams when bringing on new products to make sure a smooth and effective transfer of information, techniques and knowledge.

We have two main systems that would be great if the candidate has existing experience of, these are Empower and SAP.

About you

For this role we are looking for a candidate that has experience leading and motivating a team. In terms of qualification we will look at candidates that have most kinds of qualification as long as you meet the other criteria. You must have experience of working within and pharmaceutical quality control lab and have experience of using such equipment as HPLC's.

What we offer

Above all, you can expect a safe, modern, friendly and collaborative working environment. We regularly benchmark ourselves against our industry and we are confident that we offer a competitive salary and benefits packages to all our colleagues.

- £28,000- £32,000 base salary
- Relocation assistance can be offered on a case by case basis
- 27 days plus statutory holidays
- A defined contribution company pension scheme
- Life assurance (equivalent to four times your salary)
- Cycle-to-work scheme
- Childcare vouchers
- All-employee share incentive scheme

We want to provide an environment where our colleagues play an active part in the growth of our business. A challenging but supportive environment where talented people can really grow and take advantage of a wide range of diverse opportunities that we offer.

About Aesica

We are a leading pharmaceutical CDMO that delivers the high-quality active pharmaceutical ingredient (API) and finished dose formulation development and manufacturing services the industry demands.

Our state-of-the-art facilities are home to around 1,300 colleagues across six development, manufacturing and operational sites in the UK, Germany and Italy. We are particularly proud of the diverse workforce that we have built. It is this healthy mix of experienced pharmaceutical professionals and ambitious talent that helps us deliver on our business promises of expertise and innovation.


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