Associate Director/Director GCP QA (hybrid)

Up to £85000 per annum
  1. Permanent
London, England
  1. Quality Assurance, Quality Systems
Posted: 12/02/2024

Hobson Prior are currently looking for an Associate Director/Director GCP QA to join a brilliant pharmaceutical organisation on a permanent basis located in the UK with hybrid working available. Our client is focused on creating immuno-oncology therapeutics.

Please note that to be considered for this role you must have the right to work in this location.

Key Responsibilities:

  • For this role, you will guide the development, execution and upkeep of QA systems and SOPs for GCP compliance, which involves training, aligned with the organisations' quality management system.
  • Handle clinical QA consultants on multifaceted projects.
  • Responsible for developing, executing and performing audit agendas, audit reports, and CAPAs for audits both internally and externally.
  • The ideal candidate will develop and execute a risk-based audit programme.
  • Raise systemic issues and suitable suggestions/solutions to senior management for immediate and long-term resolution.
  • Collaborate with internal teams to develop and implement quality plans for clinical studies.
  • Support the resolution of compliance concerns at clinical sites, clinical vendors, labs and any other vendors by supplying an assessment of the impact of any deficiencies.
  • Recognise and track KPIs for reporting quality metrics.
  • Evaluate contracts with clinical vendors and partners to guarantee compliance accountabilities are involved.
  • Any other assigned duties.


  • Educated to a degree level or corresponding.
  • Demonstrable experience within a QA pharmaceutical or biopharmaceutical organisation.
  • Familiarity within GCP with the ability to navigate within a quickly developing setting to assist in shaping and evolving the QA division.
  • Expertise on the quality content of CTAs/INDs to demonstrate QA experience.
  • Comprehension of the regulations such as UK/EU/US, etc.
  • Capable of meeting deadlines and managing own time efficiently.
  • Communication skills both verbally and in writing towards aa varied audience.
  • Works well in a cross-functional project team.
  • A high attention to detail.

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