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Company: PRA Health Sciences
Location: Kiev, Ukraine (Office based)
Reference: EK-2017-40233
Closing Date: 13 Dec 17
Type: Full Time
Salary (£): Competitive
Benefits: Excellent Salary and Benefits

Job Summary:

An outstanding opportunity to join one of the world’s leading contract research organisations and be part of a dynamic and growing international company. Join PRA Health Sciences as a Quality Control Specialist and help realize your career potential.



Location: Ukraine (Office based)

The purpose of this position is to assume specific responsibilities related to quality control of warehouse operations storing and distributing investigational medicinal products (IMP), Marketed Registered Pharmaceutical Products (MPP) and clinical trial materials (CTM).

The holder of this position reports to the QC Manager/ Responsible Person (RP).

The position is task/hands-on oriented and reviewed for accuracy and completeness by the QC Manager/ RP and is independent in carrying out assigned tasks and is expected to practice continuous self- training.

For more information please see our website;


  • Support to QC Manager/RP in handling and sourcing of Marketed (Registered) Pharmaceutical Products (MPP) as per local regulation requirements, Company SOPs and/or WIs;
  • Coordination of any Client or State Authorities initiated recalls of MPP and/or IP including but not limited to checking State information resources, assistance QC Manager/RP in reporting to State Authorities, coordination of recall process;
  • Support to QC Manager/RP in reporting to State Authorities if any recalled, falsified, counterfeiting or suspected falsified MPP;
  • Support to QC Manager/RP in maintenance of documentation as per local regulation (Registers for incoming, outgoing shipments of MPP, State Authority log book, Cleaning and Pest control records, Temperature and humidity files, etc.);
  • Performing inbound shipments release process;
  • Coordination of re-labeling process in accordance with effective Company SOPs (and/or WIs);
  • Identification of quality issues and applying in-depth knowledge of relevant legislation;
  • Reviewing of MSDS for products (CTM, IMP, MPP when available) for compliance with relevant legislation and approving product storage, handling and level of returns reconciliation;
  • Coordination of appropriate cleaning, sanitation, pest control etc. activities for Pharmaceutical warehouse.
  • Performing other duties in accordance with local regulation requirements, Company SOPs and/or WIs and needs.

Desired skills and qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s pharmaceutical degree;
  • Proven working experience in pharmaceutical industry 2 years +;
  • Knowledge of Good Clinical Practice (GCP), Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP), Good Distribution Practice (GDP), Good Storage Practice (GSP) principles, quality control of medicinal product and thorough knowledge of local regulation requirements;
  • Good organizational and communication skills;
  • Ability to perform quality control tasks;
  • Good command of English (intermediate +)
  • Ability to work independently and to respond effectively and quickly to urgent situations;

Together with a competitive salary, we offer a comprehensive range of benefits and an excellent working environment.  As we continue to expand, there will be career opportunities on a truly global scale.

If you have any questions please email or call our recruitment department at +44 (0) 1189 213652

PRA is an EEO/AA employer and is committed to providing opportunities to minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

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Contact Information:

Address:  Head Office
500 South Oak Way
Green Park
Tel:  +44 (118) 918 1000
Fax:  +44 (118) 918 1001
Website:  Visit Our Web Site

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