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Head of European Quality Assurance - Commercial. UK Based

Company: Morgan Prestwich Pharmaceutical Recruitment
Location: UK. South East
Reference: 0036101201
Closing Date: 02 Jan 17
Type: Permanent
Salary (£): 100,000+
Benefits: Competitive Salary, Bonus Scheme, Pension, Healthcare

Job Summary:

Head of European Quality Assurance - Commercial Office Based. London. UK


Head of European Quality Assurance - Commercial

Office Based. London. UK

This is an exciting leadership opportunity for an experienced senior and commercial focussed QP and Quality Assurance professional. 

Become a key part of our growth clients continued success and ongoing business development within its European operations. UK – Office Based.

Our client seeks a commercially focussed senior Qualified Person, with broad European QA Quality Assurance leadership experience and expertise across quality GxPs and commecial business growth and market development. 

You will demonstrate strong hands on and operational abilities - with a proven record of working in a smaller growth or start up organisation within industry also ideal - together with a full understanding of the challenges and mapping required to achieve market growth and continued development. 

Your QA leadership experience should include significant and proven industry GMP experience - Preferable with experience working with Small Molecule Drugs (SMD's) – Oral Dosage / Tablets.

You will undertake a lead and integral commercial focused role for the QA oversight, products distribution and business development of our clients marketed and future launch products across Europe and potentially Eastern Europe.

European exposure within late phase and commercial distribution + market development experience is desired, plus broad QA exposure across GxPs - Particularly within GMP/contract manufacturing and developing new markets, plus experience of distribution and marketing drugs in multiple geographic regions.

SMD's / Oral dosage exposure together with operational hands on expertise within a smaller growth company / start-up environment would also be favoured.  

Are you a proven Quality Assurance leader looking for the next exciting growth business challenge?

Do your key attributes include: 

  • Strong commercial experience and commercial focus
  • Operational and “hands on” expertise 
  • Extensive experience of working with Small Molecule Drugs (SMDs) - Oral Dosage
  • In depth CMO oversight & management experience 
  • Leadership and senior GMP knowledge 
  • Experience across Quality GxPs
  • Pre+post marketing and commercial manufacturing experience of SMD’s 
  • Experience in later phases through to market / commercial
  • Market development - Europeand and Global + product import / packaging and distribution experience
  • Smaller growth company / Start –Up environment experience within senior European QA operations


• A highly competitive salary / full benefits / bonus / relocation assistance / long term Incentive plan / Pension & Healthcare

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Contact Information:

Address:  Head Office

Tel:  +44 (0) 1737 22 66 44
Fax:  +44 (0) 1737 22 27 87
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