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Associate Quality Specialist

Reference:RK20717 Location: Cork
Qualification:DegreeExperience:3-4 Years
Job Type:Fixed Term ContractSalary: Not Disclosed
May be suitable for: QA Specialist

Associate Quality Specialist
11 Months

We’re currently recruiting for an exciting opportunity with an award-winning Pharmaceutical organization based in Cork. This is an excellent position for anyone who is looking to join a leading multinational who are one of the best at what they do.


  • Required to be proficient in Quality approval and oversight for Commissioning and Qualification activities (IQ/OQ/PQ)
  • Provides to the site expertise in Quality Systems and/or Operational Quality, including the following i.e. Quality Notifications/Investigations/ Change Management; environment monitoring programs; sterility assurance/low bioburden manufacturing; etc.
  • Uses knowledge to improve Quality Systems and/or Operational Quality; solve complex problems, provide continuous improvement and execute tasks.
  • Acts as a resource to colleagues with less experience in Quality Systems and/or Operational Quality
  • Understands and applies regulatory / compliance requirements to their role together with remaining current on upcoming regulatory and compliance changes
  • Interprets customer needs, assesses requirements and identifies solutions to non-standard requests.
  • Makes decisions within guidelines and policies which impact Product Quality, Projects and Quality Systems.
  • Uses knowledge to improve Quality Systems, solve problems, provide continuous improvement, and execute tasks.

Education and Experience :
  • Degree or 3rd level qualification (Science, Quality).
  • Demonstrated knowledge in more than one pharmaceutical and/or chemical manufacturing operation.
  • 5 years’ experience in the pharmaceutical industry or a similar operating environment which includes experience in a Quality function
  • Quality Assurance SME knowledge, from both operational and educational experience

If interested in this posting please feel free to contact Rachel Kent on +353 (0)87 427 8808 or for further information.