Quality Consultant (Gap analysis)

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The company

Our client is a professional Pharmaceutical organization, based in Basel-Stadt Switzerland.
Medium size contract manufacturing organization with a broad portfolio of clients. They produce and deliver intermediates and finished dosages.

Through high manufacturing standards, packaging innovation, supplier management, and regulatory compliance, this CMO becomes an essential element in the pharmaceutical chain of major players.

Role description

Due to an increase in capacity and projects, we are looking for a Quality Consultant with strong experience in gap analysis and risk management.

During the first two weeks the Quality Consultant will get familiar with the company standard operation procedures, machines and overall production.

Afterwards, the QA Consultant will perform a detailed internal analysis identifying the main gaps. The gap analysis will cover from the entry of raw materials until the end of the production.

The purpose of the job is to improve and enhance the Quality standards. The Quality Consultant will help assessing the quantity and quality of raw materials needed for the production.

Duration: 6 months (approx)
Starting date: ASAP
Maximum starting date: 10 April - 2017
Type of contract: temporary (own SW company or via payroll)


- Perform a detailed gap analysis (from raw materials to end production)
- Help to increase Quality
- Continuous improvement measures
- Compliance of Regulatory requirements
- Main contact person for authorities and other departments (GMP related issues)
- Participation in internal audits


- Scientific/ technical background
- +6 years of experience in Quality Assurance in aseptic manufacturing within the pharmaceutical industry
- Experience with APIs, intermediates and solid dosage forms
- Proven track record in gap analysis and risk management
- Availability to start before the 10 of April
- Outstanding German and English skills

Secondary benefits

  • (Travel) expenses
Employment type
6-10 Years
Location type
On location
Negotiable - Negotiable
English, German