Quality Assurance Professional

Dublin (City), Leinster (IE)
01 Jun 2021
01 Jul 2021
Full Time
Contract Type
Experience Level
Experienced (non-manager)

My client, a global pharmaceutical company in the South Dublin area is currently recruiting for a Quality Assurance Professional to join their team.

The job

They are currently sourcing two QAP's to join a dynamic team that help improve our production processes. One position will be Permanent and the second will be Temporary (12-month) contract. Both positions will report to the Quality operations, Associate manager.


Key responsibilities would include (but are not limited to):

 As a QAP you will have overall responsibility for the batch documentation review process in the company.

Lead and develop the team leaders in production towards a more LEAN and efficient way of working.

Work closely together with the QPs to ensure alignment on process/product investigations and follow up corrective actions. 

  • To deliver efficient and timely review of Finished Product batch documentation for release and rejection activities.
  • To approve batch documentation
  • To approve the decision making on daily queries online and play an active role in the resolution of these issues.
  • To perform process confirmations on the production lines with regards to batch documentation and manufacturing.
  • To approve process/product investigations (deviations) and follow up corrective actions identified.
  • To approve temporary change requests.
  • To approve process/product investigations (deviations) and follow up corrective actions identified.
  • To support Customer complaint investigations and response where applicable.
  • To provide Quality inspections system support including action close-outs.
  • To update SOP/WI’s as required for the Quality Release Department.
  • ·To complete approval of Quality Management System records, CAPA’s, actions etc 

What you need to succeed:

  • A minimum of an honours degree in Chemistry, Biology, Engineering or equivalent third level degree qualification.
  • At least three years’ experience in a quality or manufacturing function within the pharmaceutical industry.
  • Strong understanding of pharmaceutical quality processes and systems, manufacturing processes and other support/control systems is desirable.

Behaviours & competencies: 

·        Employee routinely will lead activities, initiatives or projects key to the delivery of a department’s overall objectives.

·        Handles unfamiliar situations and solves problems to deliver results. Works independently and will typically supervise / instruct other professionals.

For a full Job Spec and to apply for this role please call Zoe on +353 1 2784671 or e-mail zhamilton@thornshaw.com

Thornshaw Scientific Recruitment is a leading Irish provider of specialist Scientific Recruitment. Part of the CPL Group. www.thornshaw.com Tel: +353 1 2784671