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Quality Expert

Company: CTC Resourcing Solutions
Reference: 895818-P
Closing Date: 14 Apr 18
Type: Contract
Salary (£): Competitive

Job Summary:

For one of our clients, we are currently looking for a Quality Expert.


Reference Number:          895818-P

Type of placement:          Contract, 8 Months  

Location:                          Basel, Switzerland



  • To provide the strategic and technical leadership for all Good Distribution Practice related matters, to ensure that all aspect of the business comply with legal and regulatory requirements and the company’s Corporate Quality Manual. Ensuring that Pharma Supply Chain processes and procedures, tasks, responsibilities and projects in are in compliance with cGMP.
  • Work out, adopt and facilitate process and system knowledge across the functions within the unit and within other departments.


Main Responsibilities

  • Ensure compliance with GMP and regulatory requirements (including record management) and continuous improvement of quality relevant processes within area of responsibility.
  • Maintain current knowledge of regulatory and legislative requirements and trends to ensure that the expert advice and appropriate technical support on all quality related distribution activities is provided.
  • Downloading of temperature data loggers received from external partners and evaluation of results.
  • Perform GMP inspections (self-inspections and inspections of third parties, e.g. carriers and warehouses) and prepare, support Health Authority inspections (e.g. FDA, Swissmedic, EMA) in Pharma Supply Chain and company. .
  • Support quality assessments and recalls by delivering lot tracings.
  • Deviation and complaint handling within NTO global Supply Chain units
  • Support the “return process” including QA evaluation according to PhSC procedure. Review documents for correctness and completeness and if necessary request missing documents
  • Support the maintenance and administration of the Operational Quality Manual for NTO Supply Chain.
  • Decide on release for further shipments of FPEX products (Universal presentation) stored in Pharma Supply Chain FPEX warehouse by checking the completeness and the correctness of the batch documentation.
  • Support revision or write QA agreements with warehouse and transportation service providers. Transport categorychanges


Qualifications and Experience

  • Degree in life sciences, preferably in pharmacy or chemistry or equivalent
  • 4- 5 years experience in pharmaceutical Quality Assurance or in pharmaceutical production, quality control or supply chain. GMP knowledge.Pharmaceutical Quality Assurance / GMP background, Leadership. Desired experience in Supply Chain
  • Good English (spoken and written). German desired.
  • Excellent written/spoken interpersonal communication and negotiation skills
  • Builds and maintains close relationships with the business partners specially Pharma Supply Chain and Pharma QA. Achieves acceptance of company’s QA requirements with 3rd parties
  • Assumes responsibility and is a strong team player
  • Sets clear priorities
  • Relevant working/residency permit or Swiss/EU-Citizenship required


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Contact Information:

Address:  CTC Resourcing Solutions
Greifengasse 1
CH-4058 Basel
Reasons to work for CTC
Tel:  +41 61 695 88 66
Fax:  +41 61 695 88 67
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