Quality Officer

  • Competitive
  • Queenborough, Kent
  • Aesica

Job title: Quality Officer – 3 Month FTC

Department: Quality

Location: Queenborough, Kent, ME11 5EL

We have a great people working with us and our success is driven by the quality and passion of each and every person. The mixture of experienced professionals combined with the fresh ideas of new talent makes us a great place to work whatever level you are in your career.

We have an exciting role for a self-motivated Quality Officer to join our diverse quality team on 3 month contract.

About the role

You will ensure that all Quality activities of the Queenborough site comply with the current Corrective and Preventive action (CAPA) exception and Product Quality Review (PQR) reporting processes. This will include following:

• Produce and manage PQR reports

• Investigate received complaints and write investigation reports

• Manage department BOPs

• Prepare documents for the audit


• Preferred degree in scientific discipline, other degree in other disciplines may be acceptable depending upon prior experience or alternatively a person with significant pharmaceutical and GMP experience.

• A good understanding of Regulatory requirements e.g FDA, MHRA, ICH

• Excellent written, communication and interpersonal skill are essential.

• Proficient in the use of word and excel

What we offer you

We want to provide an environment where our colleagues play an active part in the growth of our business. A challenging but supportive environment where talented people can really grow and take advantage of a wide range of diverse opportunities that we offer.

Above all, you can expect a safe, modern, friendly and collaborative working environment. We regularly benchmark ourselves against our industry and we are confident that we offer a competitive salary and benefits packages to all our colleagues including:

27 days plus statutory holidays

A defined contribution company pension scheme

Life assurance (equivalent to four times your salary)

Cycle-to-work scheme

All-employee share incentive scheme

About Aesica

Aesica is a leading pharmaceutical contract development and manufacturing organisation (CDMO) for developing both active pharmaceutical ingredient (API) and finished does forms.

Our state-of-the-art facilities are home to around 1,300 colleagues across six development, manufacturing and operational sites in the UK, Germany and Italy. We are particularly proud of the diverse workforce that we have built. It is this healthy mix of experienced pharmaceutical professionals and ambitious talent that helps us deliver on our business promises of expertise and innovation.

Our culture is driven by five core values.

Integrity > Respect > Team Work > Results Driven > Customer Focus

Integrity drives mutual Respect. Integrity and Respect are the basis for Team Work. Integrity, Respect and Team Work promote a Results Driven and Customer Focused culture.


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