QC Project Lead


Do you know your way around pharmaceutical projects? Have an interest in Method Validation and lab work? Then this just might be your next job.

Our client is an Amsterdam region based pharmaceutical company, specialized in fermentation and fill finish of (bio-)pharmaceutical products. They do this for a wide variety of clients and with a frequently changing portfolio. The company has secured a number of new clients and is expanding. Whenever a new project starts a project group is formed to ensure a smooth execution of the production of the new product.

For the Quality Control department, we are currently looking for a Project Lead focused on analytical science & technology. You will be part of a multidisciplinary project team with members from QA, Manufacturing and Engineering. Your role in this team will be:

  • Point of contact for in- and external clients on all QC related aspects
  • Execution of multiple projects from preparation till completion
  • Write, control, and execute method validation reports and protocols
  • Instruct the QC labs in executing the method validations and report outcomes from lab tests
  • Pick up issues in the project and work on resolving these

Projects can contain from 2 up to 15 different methods so are from easy to complex. You will also be involved in protocols for proteins, microorganisms, sterility tests etc. You will not be in the lab yourself, but you instruct the QC lab department.


Do you have what it takes to become the next QC project Lead?

We are looking for someone who is project orientated, knows how to handle deadlines but also has knowledge of pharmaceutical processes. Therefore, you need to bring:

  • Bachelor or Master in Biotechnology for instance HLO or a University Biotechnology degree
  • Experience in project management in or outside a laboratory
  • Knowledge of method validation

Next to that you need to bring an analytical skill set and knowledge of chemistry or microbiology. As a person you are result oriented and a strong communicator. English is required, Dutch would be nice. Please note that it is an office based job, there is no labwork involved.

We offer you a direct contract with our client of one year to be extended indefinitely. Salary € 3.500,00 - € 4.500,00 gross per month with excellent benefits. Please note that you need to be an EU citizen of have valid working permit in order to qualify for this job.

Do you recognize yourself in the profile? Apply now, if we believe you are a good match we will be in touch very soon.