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Quality Officer (Releasing)

Durham, County Durham
£23,000 to £26,450
Job Type
19 Jul 2022
Quality Officer (Releasing)

Burnopfield, County Durham


£23,000pa rising to £26,450pa (after completion of 3-month probation period)

Kelly Services have an immediate permanent vacancy for an experienced Quality officer (Releasing). We are keen to speak with talented individuals.

Our client is the UK's leading manufacturer and supplier of unlicensed medicines and hard-to-source products. They offer an unrivalled product range, backed by expert knowledge and exceptional customer service. Throughout the UK the Group employs close to 300 including pharmacists, skilled technicians, HR, IT, procurement, warehouse, and customer services staff.

We are recruiting for Quality Officers within their Aseptic department at our manufacturing site in Burnopfield, County Durham.

This role is working 37.5 hours between the hours of 09:00 - 19:00 on a rotational basis.

Key Responsibilities:

To follow, promote and enforce relevant SOPs, Job Aids, and Company policies and procedures
To be capable and undertake Quality Control release of materials in accordance with defined procedures
To be capable and undertake release of compounded products in accordance with defined procedures
To build new products, compile applicable documentation and co-ordinate their approval on the CATO Software Package
To actively work towards increasing the shelf life of selected finished products, as defined by the Quality Director
To investigate new product opportunities including practical development work, raw material procurement and searching for published stability data
To undertake project work as part of a team when necessary
To observe and actively promote Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) as per company SOPs
To actively maintain and develop company Quality and Business Systems in conjunction with other Quantum departments
To deputise for Line Manager if required
To proactively support the businesses operation by helping in other departments which may be busier than your own at a particular time


Experience of operating in a similar role is essential
Scientific Degree Qualification (or equivalent) is highly desirable although not essential depending on experience
At least 2 years post-qualification relevant GMP experience
Experience using GxP Quality Management System
Demonstrable experience of working autonomously and making decisions
Strong, up to date knowledge of Aseptic Processes/ Quality Release of Aseptic Finished Products
Confident dealing with managers and employees at all levels
Experience of partnering diverse teams across multiple sites
Experience of auditing is preferable
Highly computer literate; experience operating with all Microsoft Office software

If you are interested in learning more of this exciting opportunity to join one of the worlds largest names in the industry, please contact the team on (phone number removed) to apply or for more information.

Kelly Services are acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this role. Should you choose to apply, your information will be processed in accordance with Kelly's . For information regarding data protection at Kelly, please visit the Kelly website and have a look into the Privacy Statement.

As an Equal Opportunities employer we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age
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  • Job Reference: 661977968-2
  • Date Posted: 19 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Kelly Services (UK) Ltd
    Kelly Services (UK) Ltd
  • Location: Durham, County Durham
  • Salary: £23,000 to £26,450
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent