Vendor Assurance Officer

Location UK / Craigavon/Lurgan Area

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 2 days ago

Reference 1376923

 Job Description

Working as part of the Quality team based in our global headquarters in Craigavon, you will be responsible for assessing and improving the Pharma Quality System and contribute to GMP Compliance and Quality of manufactured and released pharmaceutical products.

Vendor Assurance Officer

Hours: 40 hours per week

Salary: Competitive

Ref No: HRJOB4306/1

Business Unit: Pharma Services

Location: Craigavon

Open To: Internal and External Candidates

Please note this is a re-advertisement, if you have applied for this position within the past 6 months, we will be unable to accept your application at this time

The Company

Almac is an exceptional, award winning, drug development solutions provider at the forefront of the pharmaceutical industry.  We are a privately owned organisation that has organically grown over 50 years now employing almost 5,000 highly skilled personnel worldwide.  Our Global headquarters is located in Craigavon, Northern Ireland with additional operations throughout Europe (UK, Ireland), across the US (Pennsylvania, North Carolina and California) and in Asia (Singapore and Japan). 

Our drive and passion for the values championed by our Founder, and enshrined in the ethos of Almac, ensures that ‘Partnering to Advance Human Health’ is more than just a strapline – it is our way of life.

Advancing human health requires exceptional people – your talent, experience and passion will be the perfect match.  Together we will make an exceptional difference to the health of countless patients all over the world ………and this is just the beginning. 

Let’s be exceptional together

The Role

Working as part of the Quality team based in our global headquarters in Craigavon, you will be responsible for assessing and improving the Pharma Quality System and contribute to GMP Compliance and Quality of manufactured and released pharmaceutical products.

As part of a busy team within a rapidly growing organisation, operating within a challenging industry you will benefit from the numerous personal and professional developmental opportunities available throughout the Almac group.

Essential Criteria

  • 5 GCSEs (or equivalent) at Grade C or above including English Language and Maths
  • Level 5 qualification (e.g. HND, Foundation Degree) (or equivalent)
  • Significant experience working within an established Quality System (e.g. GMP, ISO)
  • Significant GMP experience

Desirable Criteria

(The following criteria may be applied if a large pool of applicants exist)

  • Bachelor’s degree (or above) in a scientific (Chemistry, Biology or Pharmacy) OR technical (Engineering) discipline
  • Previous experience in writing and producing detailed reports
  • Previous experience in a role involving supplier or service provider approvals
  • Previous auditing experience

Reward

  • Competitive salary
  • Family friendly flexible working
  • Learning and development opportunities and support
  • Health promotions
  • Enhanced pension contribution
  • Long service awards
  • 34 days annual leave allowance
  • Marriage leave
  • Free car parking
  • Moving house leave
  • Subsidised restaurant
  • Paid medical appointments
  • Occupational sick pay
  • Enhanced maternity pay
  • On site physiotherapist
  • Critical illness policy
  • Perks discount scheme
  • Death in service benefit
  • Westfield health benefit

(Full detail including eligibility criteria is outlined in the company handbook)

To Apply: Apply online at www.almacgroup.com/careers

Closing Date: 12th December 2018 at 17:00 hours