Quality & Compliance Manager

Job Title: Quality & Compliance Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cambridgeshire
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-02-14
Reference: 19658
Contact Name: harrison smith
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 14, 2018 12:14

Job Description

Quality & Compliance Manager

My client is looking for a quality & compliance manage to lead and manage the Company's Quality Management system and ensure that the Company is compliant with legislative and regulatory requirements.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

To develop and maintain a Quality Management System (QMS) to ensure that the company complies with legislative and regulatory requirements and best practices.

To monitor the legislation and regulations applicable to the company's activities and implement any changes required to ensure that the company remains in compliance.

To develop and maintain Company database of COSHH forms and Risk Assessments, a database of Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS).

To identify and develop ways to improve quality across the Company and ensure best practice is adopted throughout the organization.

To conduct regular internal audits for compliance with the legislation, regulations and the QMS and ensure that corrective and preventative actions (CAPA) are implemented and provide a written report of such audits and the CAPA to the Board Audit & Compliance Committee.

To ensure that external audits under scope of this role, including by regulatory agencies, are prepared for.


To effectively manage one or more teams and, through the performance management system, provide guidance and support associated with both their technical and personal development.

To foster relationships with key internal and external stakeholders and partners to support proactive compliance with legislation and regulations and the Company's QMS.

To take the lead in providing training to staff to ensure that they are aware of the legislation, regulations and best practices that affect their work and what they need to do to comply with them.

To be a member of the HTA Governance Committee.

Essential Qualifications and skills
Life Sciences degree
Experience of working in pharmaceutical/biopharmaceutical/CRO industry
Experience of working in a regulated environment
Familiarity with Quality Systems including EU GMP
Experience of developing and/or maintaining a QMS and of conducting audits

If you feel you have the skills and qualifications to succeed in this role, please contact Harrison Smith on 01442 898 916