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Quality Control Analytical Scientist

Summary of the job role

Your role as a Quality Control Analytical Scientist will involve:

  • Evaluating the quality of materials and finished products
  • Monitoring the production process control processes and cleanroom facilities and analyse the data for quality compliance and trends
  • Write, review and edit accurate Good Manufacturing Practices documents
  • Testing in-process samples to identify and report any issues in quality standards or processes.

Headline skills required:

  • Great attention to detail
  • Strong organisation skills
  • Time management
  • Good IT skills
  • Analytical skills

Why is it exciting?

A large part of this role is ensuring that the manufacturing process for developing a medicinal product meets quality standards and is fit for purpose, allowing for medicines to reach patients safely.

How much does a Quality Control Analytical Scientist make in a year?

Dependent upon experience, you can hope to earn upwards of £33,000.


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