QC Associate Scientist in Schaffhausen

  • Salary: 50 - 60 CHF per hour
  • REF Number: 00044630
  • Consultant: Jocelyn Blackham
  • Contact: 01438 842962
  • Date Published: 05.02.2019
  • Sector:
  • Location: North Switzerland
  • Discipline: Science - Analytical Chemistry

QC Associate Scientist - Schaffhausen

Jocelyn Blackham is recruiting for a QC Associate Scientist to join one of the largest manufacturers in the Pharmaceutical Industry in Switzerland at their site based in Schaffhausen on a contract basis until the end of 2019.

The main purpose of the role will be to:

  • Use data to determine reliability and conformance of quality control process.
  • Analyse samples through a large array of techniques and equipment.
  • Implement and optimize existing administrative processes.
  • Support for the introduction of new analytical methods and evaluation methods.
  • Analyse raw material inspection logs for consistent failures.
  • Recommend process or material changes to correct.
  • Write and revise standard test/operational procedures.
  • Collect and distribute samples for further analyses and maintains appropriate records.
  • Examine details on defective products and materials.

Further responsibilities will include:

  • Evaluate data on internal and external complaints to establish focused plans for correcting repetitive problems.
  • Lead and participate on process improvement teams.
  • Recommend changes to methods and procedures to address.

In order to be considered for this role, you will be required to have the following qualifications, skills and experience:

  • BSc, or ideally an MSc in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Biology or Pharmacy.
  • Professional experience in the GMP-regulated environment, preferably in protein analysis (HPLC, cIEF, cSDS, bioassays particle methods ...).
  • Fluent in spoken and written English and German is mandatory.
  • Previous experience of MS Office and laboratory IT systems would be advantageous.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a global healthcare organisation.

For more information or to apply for this position, please contact Jocelyn Blackham on 0041 (0) 41 727 6793 or email jblackham@ckqls.ch. Please could you send any correspondence in English. Please quote reference 44630 in all correspondence.

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