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Quality Control Analyst (lates) 24 Month FTC

Job Introduction

Dechra is a growing, global specialist in the world of veterinary pharmaceuticals. Our expertise is in the development, manufacture, marketing and sales of high-quality products exclusively for veterinarians worldwide. It’s a great time to join our modern Skipton facility and further investment for the Skipton site means that we’re in an exciting period of positive change for the business.

Here at Dechra, our values are embedded within our culture and thrive within our family of almost 2000 colleagues globally. From manufacturing to marketing, (D)edication, (E)njoyment, (C)ourage, (H)onesty, (R)elationships and (A)mbition are at the heart of our everyday operations and the way we do business.

Quality Control Analyst
Lates, 1400-2230 
24-Month Fixed-Term Contract
Every other Friday off

Working within a close-knit and diverse team, you’ll be responsible for the analysis of Solid Dose Finished Products within a Quality Control environment. You’ll become an integral member of the Dechra family and play an essential role in the testing process of solid-dose products.

Role Responsibility

So, what’s the role?
Working closely with the QC Shift Manager and the wider team, the day-to-day will involve a wide variety of responsibilities and cover Instrumental and HPLC testing. You’ll have the opportunity to attend release-for-sale meetings and develop strong relationships with Supply Chain, Warehouse, QC and other departments. We’re a friendly bunch and always welcome collaboration and a fresh perspective.

Other responsibilities include:

  • Initiating Laboratory Investigation Reports (LIRs), Deviations, Change Controls, CAPAs, Due Date Extension Requests and Effectiveness Reviews for related work
  • Facilitating ad-hoc investigations, providing support and expertise, as necessary
  • Review the analysis completed by others, facilitate corrections/amendments, as necessary
  • Write, review and revise SOPs, as required
  • Champion the company’s values (Dedication, Enjoyment, Courage, Honesty, Ambition) in all aspects of the role, including interaction with co-workers and third parties

The Ideal Candidate

What do you need to bring to the table?
Whether you’re a seasoned professional looking for a new challenge or starting your journey within pharmaceuticals we’d love to hear from you and look forward to seeing your ambition and passion for testing.

The following additional skills and experience will stand you in good stead:

  • Experience with HPLC testing (desirable)
  • Experience within a manufacturing environment (ideally within pharmaceutical, food, chemical etc)
  • Understanding of data integrity (ALCOA principles GMP)
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ambition and drive, not afraid to challenge the status quo

Package Description

So, what’s in it for you?
An opportunity to join a well-established and vibrant team where you can raise the bar and push your potential. We expect you to grow in line with our company values while you work alongside our talented professionals. You’ll be offered a competitive salary in addition to;

  • Average 36-hour working week (with a day off every other Friday!!)
  • 24-Month Fixed-Term Contract
  • Plenty of training and development opportunities
  • 22.5 days annual leave + Bank holidays
  • Option to buy a week's holiday each year
  • 8% Employer Pension Contribution
  • Free access to the Headspace App
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Free on-site parking

About the Company

Dechra are a growing, global specialist within the world of veterinary pharmaceuticals. Our expertise is in the development, manufacture, marketing and sales of high-quality products exclusively for veterinarians worldwide. It’s a great time to join our modern Skipton facility and further investment for the Skipton site means that we’re in an exciting period of positive change for the business.

Here at Dechra, our values are embedded within our culture and thrive within our family of almost 2000 colleagues globally. From manufacturing to marketing, (D)edication, (E)njoyment, (C)ourage, (H)onesty, (R)elationships and (A)mbition are at the heart of our everyday operations and the way we do business.

Dechra Pharmaceuticals PLC

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