Quality Advisor, AstraZeneca Gothenburg

Quality Advisor, AstraZeneca Gothenburg


Job description
Join us in our Site Quality Team within Development Quality!

Site Quality provides Quality oversight in the development of Investigational Medicinal Products and have the responsibility for Licence to Operate for our development site and play an important part in the commercialization of new medicines. Site Quality is a Global function, with teams located in Gothenburg (Sweden), Macclesfield, (UK), Durham (North Carolina, US) and Redwood City (US). With a portfolio encompassing both small and large molecules, combination products and cutting-edge technologies you will be a part of providing novel life-changing medicines to our patients around the globe. Ready to make a difference? Then Site Quality might be right for you!

We have exciting opportunity for a 12 months assignment as Quality Advisors, in the Site Quality Gothenburg team, who’ll be the prime source for quality & compliance advice and providing quality support to the science functions and throughout the drug development process chains.
This is a great opportunity for you who are strong in quality and like to work with Good Manufacturing Practice, validation and making sure quality is assured when delivering new products. 

As a Quality Advisor, you are expected to assure that activities and processes across the development chain are delivered to appropriate standards to meet regulatory expectations and assure product integrity and acceptability. The Quality Advisors are responsible for Quality and GMP compliance and decisions having an impact on AZ development projects and therefore AZ’s business and external reputation. They use risk management to evaluate compliance issues and to develop solutions. The decisions are made against a background of regulations that vary depending on the stage of development and against a set of standards that require interpretation.

The role holder are expected to develop and maintain a knowledge of the quality regulations and guidelines applicable to their area and be developing a deep scientific understanding of GMP.

Operating as part of a global organization, with an integrated approach to build common processes and ways of working includes:
Provide Development Quality input the review and approval of computerized system validation documentation and data.
Responsible for QA approval of documentation related to manufacturing equipment and facilities to ensure GMP compliance, including maintenance, calibration, validation and change control.
Responsible for developing and approving GMP documentation.
Provide appropriate Quality Assurance input to business improvement projects.
Drives, role models and supports a strong lean culture that promotes standardization, simplification and continuous improvement
Development, implementation and continuous improvement of Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) across the functions
Provide advice to support the development, implementation and continuous improvement of GMP quality systems across the functions and support implementation of agreed global standards.
Provide support and guidance to functions to satisfy external Regulatory Authority GMP inspections.

Minimum requirements – Education and Experience
Candidate must have experience of computerized system validation (CSV), key requirement.
MSc in Pharmacy or a Engineering degree, desirable but not necessary.
Experience of working within a Manufacturing organization, desirable with a Pharmaceutical organization but not necessary.
A broad understanding of Quality Systems and Regulations.
Comprehensive understanding of the pharmaceutical/drug development process
Good communicator with experience of interacting effectively across interfaces
Fluent in written and spoken English

Preferred requirements
Experience preferably within a Pharmaceutical Manufacturing organization
Experience of regulations
Good team working and networking skills
Capable of making effective decisions
Demonstrate a high degree of personal credibility

Why AstraZeneca?
At AstraZeneca we’re dedicated to being a Great Place to Work. Where you are empowered to push the boundaries of science and unleash your entrepreneurial spirit. There’s no better place to make a difference to medicine, patients and society. An inclusive culture that champions diversity and collaboration. Always committed to lifelong learning, growth and development

So, what’s next!
Are you already imagining yourself joining our team? Good, because we can’t wait to hear from you.

Deadline 2021-12-09 ,  selection and interviews will be ongoing. The position may be filled before the last day of application, therefore, apply as soon as possible. We look forward to your application!

For more information: Birgitta Nyström birgitta.nystrom@randstad.se or Kerstin Karlsson kerstin.karlsson@randstad.se

About the company
Randstad Life Sciences specializes in the field of science and is part of Randstad, the world leader in recruitment and consulting with operations in 38 countries. With this global network, in combination with our strong local foundation, we can offer a wide range of varied and developing assignments and jobs for you who are a specialist in life science. Our mission is to help you reach your true potential with your career in focus!

Kontaktpersoner på detta företaget

Daniella Petersen

Cecilia Mannheimer

Emelie Özgun

Pontus Adolfsson

Konsultchef Katja Löfström

Maria Johansson

Maria Öhlander
Jonna Blom

Emelie Özgun
Konsultchef Camilo Garcia Sanchez


  • Arbetsplats: Randstad
  • 1 plats
  • 6 månader eller längre
  • Heltid
  • Fast månads- vecko- eller timlön
  • Publicerat: 30 november 2021
  • Ansök senast: 9 december 2021


Ringvägen 100


Ringvägen 100
Stockholm, 11860

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