QA Specialist


About this job

  • Branche: Pharmaceutical
  • Area of expertise: Regulatory
  • Location: Netherlands

What is required?

  • Hours per week: 40
  • Education level: Academic Bachelor
  • Closing date: Saturday, May 15, 2021

About this role

Are you passionate about having impact on peoples’ health and improving quality of lives? Then we would like to welcome you to explore job opportunities in the field of QA at our pharmaceutical and food customers! Being employed by Brunel means you will join one of our international pharmaceutical or food customers located around the Netherlands, primarily in the regions of Amsterdam, Utrecht, Leiden, Groningen and Tilburg.

As the QA specialist your role will include, but might be limited to the following tasks:

  • Ensuring quality assurance within product and process development projects
  • Possible focus fields: R&D, Technology, Quality Systems, Operations
  • Performing audits
  • Reviewing documentation and processes
  • Ensure local GMP / GDP procedures are maintained
  • Maintain the Quality Management System: implementation and continual improvement of QM systems, procedures and processes, i.e.: handling of deviations, complaints and CAPAs, handling of GMP/ GDP regulated changes or escalation of potential significant quality issues.


  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in a science/health-related subject
  • Experience in pharmaceutical or food industry
  • Experience within QA
  • Experience or understanding of EU GDP, EU GMP and Quality Management Systems
  • Understanding of local and European regulatory environment
  • Good organizational, coordination, diplomatic, negotiation, presentation and communications skills
  • Fluent English (both written and spoken), for some roles fluent Dutch is required


Brunel offers outstanding individuals a highly diverse and challenging job opportunity in a company where an open, professional and pleasant working culture is greatly valued; where your personal initiatives will be noticed and rewarded; and where you will receive all the support, coaching and training you need for your future career. This is your opportunity to discover a wide range of sectors and activities and develop your expertise in a fast-moving and results-oriented environment. 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.

Join the Brunel Community

Brunel is an international organization which can offer work on exciting and challenging projects in collaboration with our partners within various industries. These sectors offer opportunities to participate on the development of new technologies amongst world class organizations. Our industrial partners seek the best professionals who possess the ambition and enthusiasm to excel.
Brunel is an international provider of services specialized in project management, secondment and consultancy in the disciplines of Engineering, IT, Finance, Legal, Marketing & Communication, Healthcare and also all disciplines in the oil & gas industry. Since its establishment in 1975 Brunel developed itself in an international organization with over 11.000 employees. Brunel Engineering is specialized in secondment of technical specialist with a Bachelor’s, Master’s or Ph.D. in all technical fields. The sectors in which Brunel Engineering is active are High-tech, Production, Construction, Infrastructure and Industry. Brunel is also dedicated to the personal development of its employees and supplies them with an extensive training program.

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Any questions remaining?

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

Account manager

Valerija Usova
Brunel Netherlands Eindhoven
+31 40 257 8088

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