Medical Devices JobsSr. QA Specialist – Contract – Midlands

  • SJ51180
  • Permanent
  • Longford, Westmeath

Collins McNicholas

Senior QA Specialist | Midlands | Pharma 

Initially contracted on a 12 month FTC as part of a site improvement project but option to integrate into a staff role thereafter. You will join a project team for this internal continuous improvement project and act as SME providing quality and compliance support to the team.

The role offers an opportunity to become part of a corporate culture that actively promotes constructive exchanges between colleagues, customers and partners. Focus on improving people’s lives in the long term. Our client can offer you interesting, varied tasks and excellent opportunities for advancement, as well as an attractive salary with extensive benefits, all within a dynamic family-owned company.

As QA Specialist / Analyst, your main responsibilities are as follows; 

  • Evaluating current systems and procedures and providing recommendations around improvements at all times ensuring product quality and safety
  • To engage strong interdepartmental and cross-functional/organizational relationships to drive Quality Management Systems improvements
  • Influence and upgrade site compliance to Quality policy, standard operating procedures and guidelines
  • Access compliance to internal and external regulations
  • Access quality metrics such as CAPA, training metrics completion and complaint resolution metrics
  • Inform appropriate internal departments on audit results and work with the necessary staff to achieve GMP compliance
  • Provide QA support during regulatory authority inspections
  • To manage, provide support to self-inspection for all departments involve in GMP activities.
  • Develop and maintain GMP standard operating procedures in accordance with regulatory and company requirements
  • Manage day to day project related activities

We see this candidate having an honours degree, most likely in a Science discipline. That should be accompanied by at least 5 years experience in a GMP environment, ideally microbiology biased. 

Key Skills; 

  • Quality assurance and quality systems
  • Validation and commissioning
  • Microbiology and aseptic processing
  • Details focused
  • Effective communicator
  • Project management skills


For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Davin Ferguson on 0719140251 or email

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