Director of GCP Quality Assurance

$190000 - $210000 per annum
  1. Permanent
Cambridge, Massachusetts
  1. Quality Assurance, Quality Systems

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Hobson Prior are currently recruiting for a Director of GCP Quality Assurance to join a medium-sized Biopharmaceutical organisation who are focused on developing T-cell therapies for the treatment of Cancer. This is a permanent position located in Cambridge, United States.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Accountable to provide quality oversight for all external clinical quality systems, including CROs, independent studies, investigator sites, central labs, non-clinical study laboratories and other significant partners supporting the company's clinical and pharmacovigilance programs.
  • To formulate a GCP Compliance strategy and providing Quality guidance for all development programs.
  • Responsible to execute and organise quality audits of CROs, clinical, data management/processing, and pharmacovigilance vendors and activities. Utilizing audit results to drive improvement and reduce risk to the organisations clinical trials.
  • You will be overseeing quality reviews of clinical and nonclinical study documents and regulatory submissions.
  • Be able to establish and implement clinical quality policies and procedures.
  • Managing Quality Agreements with CROs and clinical vendors.
  • Planning and overseeing day-to-day activities of the Quality function including management of consultants/auditors as needed to ensure project and business needs are met.
  • Providing input and support in partnership with teams across R&D and clinical operations.
  • Accountable to develop and oversee appropriate Quality metrics.
  • Reporting on the organisations compliance to senior management and advising them of critical quality and compliance related issues and corrective actions to mitigate quality and compliance risks.
  • Partaking in CMC and Core Program teams to strategize GCP quality planning and regulatory filings.

Key Skills:

  • Strong collaborative, influencing and interpersonal skills with excellent verbal, written and presentation skills with the ability to deal effectively across all levels of management.
  • You will be able to prioritize competing activities and manage resources and budget accordingly.
  • You will be able to maintain and create professional networks with stakeholders internally and externally.


  • Will need to require a BS in Chemistry, Pharmacy, Biology or a related life science. A Master's degree will be preferred.
  • You need a minimum of 8-15 years of experience within the Clinical quality function of the pharmaceutical/biotech industry.
  • Wide knowledge and experience of implementation of Quality Systems, PV, and cGCP Quality regulations for USA, EU and other global Health authorities. Experience in Pharmacovigilance strongly preferred.

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