QA Manager

€75000 - €80000 per annum
  1. Permanent
Waterford, Republic of Ireland
  1. Quality Assurance, Quality Systems
Posted: 08/09/2023

Hobson Prior are currently seeking for a QA Manager to join a brilliant pharmaceutical organisation on a permanent basis located in Waterford. Our client is focused on researching, developing and commercialising oral solid dose remedies.

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 handle API, Excipients & Packaging Components material disposition, as well as manufacturing batch documentation evaluation and batch package preparation for QP release.
  • You will attend meetings to guarantee the efficient running of the organisation.
  • Responsible for recruiting, guiding, developing and handling the performance of the QA team, train the team to help learn and resolve issues.
  • Accountable for contract manufacturing organisation management.
  • Produce metrics and handle visibility of metrics to senior management.
  • The ideal candidate will handle QA assistance for all divisions listed: Operations, Engineering, Finance, Regulatory, Business Development, IT, Research & Development.
  • Any other assigned duties.


  • Educated to a degree level in a science field with at least 5 years of experience working within a pharmaceutical manufacturing organisation.
  • At least 2 years of experience in a quality leadership role with people management & cross-functional project management familiarity.
  • Know-how of PQS systems, cGMP and GMP regulations, with customer & regulatory inspection preparation and support acquaintance.
  • Prior involvement in a lead auditor role would be beneficial as well as customer & regulatory inspection hosting, preparation and assistance experience.

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