QC/Analytical Team Leader

Job Title:QC/Analytical Team Leader
Location UK ~ Alnwick
Type: Full Time, Permanent

QC/Analytical Team Leader

Company Overview

Quotient Sciences is a drug development and manufacturing accelerator providing integrated programs and tailored services across the entire development pathway. Cutting through silos across a range of drug development capabilities, we save precious time and money in getting drugs to patients.

As a growing and successful business, we employ more than 1,100 talented individuals globally, located at state-of-the-art development, manufacturing and clinical facilities in the UK and USA.

Science, Agility and Culture are the core components that define Quotient Sciences, enabling us to do what we do in the way that we do it. People join Quotient Sciences because we are a respected member of the drug development community, driven by an unswerving belief that ideas need to become solutions, and molecules need to become cures, fast. Because humanity needs solutions, fast.

The Role

  • An opportunity has arisen for an QC/Analytical Team Leader to join our QC department. The position is to apply scientific expertise and experience to the development, validation and application of analytical methodologies required for the development of pharmaceutical APIs and products.
  • Key Tasks:
  • Develop, validate and apply a range of analytical methodologies. Prepare and where appropriate, approve high quality protocols and scientific reports connected with this work.
  • Guide other team members in the development, validation and application of analytical methodologies and in the resolution of technical issues
  • Design, implement and report investigative studies to resolve technical issues.
  • Supervise a team of Analytical Scientists
  • Ensure work is conducted in compliance with relevant regulatory requirements, internal policies/procedures and client requirements where appropriate [variable].
  • Work with due regard to health and safety of self and others.
  • Work flexibly across the site to meet business needs


The Candidate

The successful candidate will have experience in the application of analytical methodologies, preferably in a pharmaceutical environment.  

Other skills and experience required:

  • Good written/oral communication skills
  • Extensive knowledge and experience of pharmaceutical testing, awareness of the current regulatory environment, knowledge of the drug development process.
  • Experience in guiding professional or technical staff.
  • BSc (Hons) or equivalent in a relevant scientific discipline

Company benefits:

In return, you will receive a competitive salary, a generous benefits package, excellent training and development, as well as an exciting career within a fast paced and dynamic business. 

Our commitment to Diversity & Inclusion

Quotient Sciences business are advocates for positive change and conscious inclusion. We strive to create a diverse Quotient family by remaining committed to the development of our culture, equality, mindset, diversity & inclusions in the workplace.

As a global employer, we recognise the value in having an organisation that is a true reflection and representation of our society today. All applicants welcome.