QC Analytical Scientist

£42000 - £45000.00 per annum
  1. Permanent
City of London, England
  1. Technical Operations, Discovery / R&D, Analytical
Posted: 03/06/2024

Hobson Prior is seeking a scientist for Quality Control Analysis. This role involves assessing products and related materials to ensure they meet EU and FDA GMP requirements. You will be part of a team that ensures all testing is completed within the required timelines and in alignment with the production schedule.


  • Conduct tests on gene therapy products according to product specifications.
  • Support testing requirements for the management of the facility, including environmental monitoring.
  • Operate and maintain laboratory equipment, ensuring it is calibrated and ready for use.
  • Record any deviations from specifications, investigate and implement corrective actions as needed.
  • Assist in developing and updating standard operating procedures and laboratory documentation.
  • Maintain QC facilities to meet GMP requirements and support any health authority or customer site visits.
  • Support the Quality Management System and ensure the integrity of all data produced.
  • Assist in introducing new analytical methods for testing gene therapy products.

Key Skills and Requirements:

  • Experience in QC testing of products to GMP requirements.
  • Ability to maintain laboratories to GMP standards.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and ability to develop alternative solutions.
  • Leadership skills and ability to inspire and motivate others.
  • Ability to work within a budget and implement cost-saving measures.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Degree in Human Health or Sciences or equivalent relevant work experience in the pharmaceutical or similar regulated industry.
  • Knowledge of EU and FDA regulations, GMP/GLP/GCP, Lean Manufacturing, Six-Sigma, etc.
  • Proficiency in IT, Microsoft Office software (Word, Excel and PowerPoint) preferred.

Are you interested or know someone who might be? Reach out to Danielle Hull using the following:


📞 020 3831 7643

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