Science & Pharmaceutical JobsPharmaceutical Team Leader

  • CJ50056
  • Waterford

Collins McNicholas

Are you looking to take the next step in your career and join a dynamic and fast-moving organisation?

If you have previous experience in a GMP environment and have experience in leading and managing large teams then keep reading!

I have multiple Pharmaceutical Chemistry Team Leader positions open and would be keen to discuss your next career move with you. For more information please call Aisling on 021-4809118 or send your CV to


  1.  Effectively manage all members of their team including areas such as, work rotas, productivity, training & development, safety, quality, documentation, etc. to ensure the laboratory is run at maximum efficiency.
  2.  Liaise closely with the Section Manager to ensure that resources are available to guarantee that testing activities are completed to customer’s timelines
  3.  Manage online reporting on LIMS, scheduling the work from start to sign off, developing and checking customer reports in a timely manner so as customer expectations are met consistently.
  4.  Review test methods for quotation purposes.
  5.  Ensure that the Systems and Procedures are maintained to meet regulatory requirements.
  6.  Ensure all relevant documentation is authorised and filed accurately in line with company procedures.
  7.  Communicate regularly with their team and all other ancillary groups to ensure information is transferred effectively throughout the organisation.
  8.  Participate in routine regulatory and customer inspections.
  9.  Ensure that all analysts are trained and have completed training records for all tests and other training completed.
  10.  Ensure equipment is properly maintained and in the event of a breakdown that it is repaired in accordance with company procedures (with reference to timeliness, quality and cost.)
  11.  Keep their training records up to date and to initiate training where possible.
  12.  Ensure that customers’ requirements are fully met and in so doing be flexible to work in any area of the business as is required.
  13.  Identify any opportunities for improvement of quality and service and work with the team to implement continuous improvement.

Role Requirements:

  1.  5 years’ experience in a GMP analytical laboratory is desirable.
  2.  At least 2 years’ supervisory experience is desirable.
  3.  Ability to co-ordinate, schedule and prioritise analytical work.
  4.  Excellent technical ability and strong, proven leadership skills.

For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Aisling Lane on 021-4809118 or email

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