Group Leader Quality Control


About this job

  • Branche: Pharmaceutical
  • Area of expertise: Medical
  • Location: HAARLEM

What is required?

  • Hours per week: 40
  • Education level: Academic Master
  • Closing date: Saturday, February 27, 2021

About this role

The group leader QC- Analytical Laboratory Planning & Coordination is supported by an enthusiastic knowledgeable team, which is responsible for providing a sustainable planning for the QC Parenteral IPC & release group, maintenance of QC equipment &LIMS, stock management as well as QC documentation. This variety of activities is closely coordinated in close cooperation with various other departments like, Supply Chain and Visual Inspection. The group leader is responsible to plan these activities , while remaining aligned with the strategy, commitments and goals of the QC organization.

Key activities:

  • Manage Planning&coordination
    You will manage the team in establishing and maintaining quality at the lab in accordance with Site SOP’s, regulatory guidelines and cGXP compliance requirements and maintain a culture of enhancing quality throughout the entire Laboratory. You will be responsible for performance of in-depth root cause analyses
    and act as SME during regulatory and internal audits. Also, responsible to deliver a sustainable planning for release testing of parenteral & inhalation drug products which meet the business needs and current regulations.
  • Manage Team and Resources
    You will manage own team through talent identification, active performance management, succession planning, employee development, mentoring and modeling behavior according to company’s values. Run an efficient and effective QC Planning & Coordination team through managing the team budget and resources.
  • Manage of Culture of Safety
    You will maintain a culture of enhancing safety throughout the entire Laboratory and review and provide options to meet business needs without compromising health & safety.


  • Bachelor or Master degree in analytical chemistry/pharmacy or equivalent experience
  • Able to act as an excellent liaison between Quality Control & other department
  • Good Knowledge with the use of ICH guidelines and Pharmacopoeia methods
  • Excellent organizational skills and a strong analytical oriented mindset
  • Experience with working in a pharmaceutical environment
  • Experience with compiling planning schedules for analytical testing
  • Management Experience is preferred (at least 2 yrs)
  • Good knowledge of Pharmaceutical quality systems and production processes


Being intermediated by Brunel means that you are contracted by Brunel. Not only you will have a contract, you will as well be assured of a great career.

Our primary and secondary terms of work are excellent. A few examples are price reductions at CZ Health Insurance, bonus opportunities and standard 26 days off. Brunel Engineering intermediates both Junior and Senior Engineers within the industry for over 30 years now. Our clients vary from multinationals to local companies.

Together we will find the job which meets your wishes. Since you are living in another country and probably don't immediately know how to find your way in the Netherlands, Brunel can help you with this. As an international company, we know better than anyone what it is like to move to a foreign country to work. This is why we can arrange the most important things - including those that don't involve your job - for you and your partner so that you can fully focus on your career in the Netherlands.

Join the Brunel Community

Brunel has a large network of high tech organizations. Depending on your own ambitions and preferences we'll always be able to find the right project for you. One of our focus clients, for example, is a leading and international organization in the development, production and sales of high end lithography systems for the semiconductor industry. Worldwide they have over 12.000 employees who all share the same passion for technology with a customer focus. Interested in joining our network? Apply now.

Start applying immediately

Sending an application is quick and easy. Just make sure you have the required documents ready to go.

  • Recent cv
  • Diploma's/certificaten (optioneel)
  • Referenties (optioneel)
  • Motivatiebrief (optioneel)
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Any questions remaining?

Your consultant, Oksana Gnatiuk is happy to clarify anything about this vacancy. When reaching out, use the pub number:

Account manager

Oksana Gnatiuk
Brunel Netherlands Eindhoven

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