QC Manager

  • Salary: 90 CHF per hour (all incl)
  • REF Number: 00052605
  • Consultant: Jocelyn Blackham
  • Contact: 0041 (0) 800 106 106
  • Date Published: 11.01.2022
  • Closed Date: 22.02.2022
  • Sector:
  • Location: Opfikon, Zurich/Zug Region
  • Discipline: Science - QA/Validation, Science - Analytical Chemistry

CK Group are recruiting for a Quality Control Manager to join the Global External Supply Group for Small Molecules, within a Global pharmaceutical company. This role is offered on contract until the end of January 2023.

QC Manager Role:

The successful Quality Control Manager will:

  • Take responsibility for operational, technical and compliance oversight for release and stability testing performed at external service provider (contract test labs and manufacturing organizations; CTLs andCMOs) for small molecule, recombinant biologics and cell therapy products as part of the global QC function.
  • Directly liaise with, and manage, relationships with external testing partners to ensure continuity of testing, investigation and resolution of unexpected results and represents company in interactions with providers.
  • Support regulatory filing and product APQR.

Further responsibilities will include:

  • Supporting analytical and manufacturing investigations of unexpected results to identify root cause and defines and implements corrective or preventive actions.
  • Compiling and monitoring performance metrics and supports continuous improvement of activities within QC organization.

Your Background:

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

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Chemistry, Biology, or related scientific discipline.
  • Must have good understanding of a variety of analytical techniques such as HPLC, dissolution, GC, FTIR, wet chemistry and other analytical techniques. Must have experience in analytical investigations, handling of OOS, OOT investigations.
  • Experience in API and oral solid dosage is a plus.
  • Strong communication and technical writing skills.
  • Project management experience.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a global pharmaceutical company.


For more information or to apply for this QC Manager position, please contact the Jocelyn Blackham 0041 (0) 800 106 106 or email jblackham@ckqls.ch, quoting job ref 52605.

It is essential that applicants hold entitlement to work in Switzerland.

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