Future assignments in Pharma industry i Göteborg

Göteborg, Västra Götalands län
Läkemedel, bioteknik & medicinteknik
Job type:
Full time
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Alma Zanqrelle
For future assignments in pharmaceutical industry, we at Dfind Science & Engineering are now looking for consultants in Quality Assurance, Regulatory Affairs and Supply Chain. Do you have experience in any of these areas, or maybe experience in clinical drug development and a drive and will to engage in a new area?

Quality Assurance (QA) ensures that activities and processes within the pharmaceutical supply chain comply with Regulatory requirements and Good Manufacturing Practices. QA duties may include:

  • Provide QA input into manufacturing activities for Drug Substances and Drug Products and the approval of manufacturing documentation
  • QA release of internally/externally manufactured and packed Drug Substances and Drug products
  • Support the pharmaceutical functions with investigations of deviations and other quality and compliance decisions
  • Provide pharmaceutical development projects with QA support, such as GMP risk assessment and interpretation of GMP regulations
  • Provide appropriate QA input to business improvement projects
Regulatory Affairs are responsible for project management and coordination of  the content of all regulatory submissions sent to health authorities and ensure that products meet all legal requirements, both regarding new products as well as for new indications, new markets license renewal, etc. A role within regulatory affairs may include:

  • Prepare and deliver regulatory operational plans for allocated projects/products.
  • Provide regulatory expertise on regulatory submissions, health authority briefing documents and response documents
  • Ensure high technical quality of regulatory documentation submitted to health authorities.
  • Work flexibly within and across Therapeutic Areas to provide broad regulatory support to ensure the delivery of product team and business objectives.
  • Identify potential regulatory risks to the operational plans, and propose options to mitigate risks.
  • Contribute to solutions to regulatory issues.
Supply Chain coordinate the drug supply chain for a portfolio of global clinical studies across all phases within a drug development program. A role within supply chain means working in collaboration with members of R&D Supply Chain, Clinical Development and external partners to manage drug demand for individual studies and responsibility for the drug supply deliverables. Duties may include:

  • Ensure delivery of clinical supplies effectively and consistently, balancing cost and risk.
  • Understand and translate clinical study protocol requirements into demand for drug product within a clinical study. 
  • Use simulation tools and supply chain expertise to design optimised, lean supply chains for individual studies and ensure delivery of the end to end supply of materials to meet study needs. 
  • Collaborate with CRO partners in development of pack design and review the technical part of the outsourcing contract. 
  • Monitor the budget for individual study supply activities and materials for the project. Manage change in demand and supply, resolve issues, escalating when appropriate.
  • Work within GMP Quality Management Systems, including managing deviations, complaints, change controls as appropriate.
Please, clearly specify in your application which area your qualifications apply to.

Minimum Requirements

  • Scientific degree e.g. Engineering, Biotechnology, Molecular Biology, Pharmaceutical
  • Comprehensive understanding of the pharmaceutical/drug development process
  • Good communicator with experience of interacting effectively across interfaces
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong collaboration skills
  • Fluent in written and spoken English
Preferred experience/requirements

  • Experience of working within a pharmaceutical GMP environment and/or understanding of Quality Systems and GMP
  • Knowledge of Clinical Development processes
  • Experience from a pharmaceutical development organization
  • Strong negotiating and problem-solving skills, including across functional, geographical and cultural boundaries.
  • Capable of making effective decisions
  • A high degree of personal credibility
Personal Qualities
We put high importance in personal qualities. Candidates should possess good social skills and be strong team players. You should be able to work independently, take own initiatives and have a positive, goal oriented and problem solving attitude. It is essential to have good organizational and communication skills.

Business: Dfind Science & Engineering

City: Gothenburg

Deadline for applications: 2018-03-30. Please, make sure to send in your application at your earliest convenience! Selection is on-going and interviews will be held continuously which means the process might be finished before deadline.

For more information contact: Birgitta Nyström +46733434153 birgitta.nystrom@dfind.se or Alma Zanqrelle alma.zanqrelle@dfind.se

Please keep in mind, e-mail applications will not be considered. Register your profile at Dfind Science & Engineering's webpage and send in your application there.

Organization/Business description:
Dfind Science & Engineering is a recruitment and consulting company within science and engineering. All our consultant managers and recruitment consultants have an education and work experience within the respective field. In combination with extensive knowledge of staff issues and solid experience of recruitment, this means that we understand our clients' need for both flexibility and the right skills.

Dfind Science & Engineering is since 2016 part of Randstad Group. With over 600 000 employees in over 40 countries Randstad is the world’s second largest company within recruiting and staffing.