Senior Microbiologist

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Dorset
Salary
25000.00 - 30000.00 GBP Annual + GBP25000 - GBP30000/annum
Posted
10 Feb 2017
Closes
25 Feb 2017
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Senior Microbiologist

Sector: FMCG, Cosmetics
Location: Gillingham, Dorset

The role:
Our client is currently seeking and experienced Microbiologist to join the company in the position of Senior Microbiologist. The core responsibility is to manage a small team of 2 scientists to ensure the microbiological quality standards of released products and compliance with legislation
Duties include:
- Microbiological testing of incoming materials and finished products
- Promote continuous improvement and advise on cleaning validation
- Maintenance, calibration and training on analytical equipment
- Ensure quality compliance (e.g. ISO 17075, 22716, 11930, MHRA, FDA & GMP)
- Support with internal GMP audits

Experience expectations:
The ideal candidate will have:
- Previous industry experience working in a commercial Microbiological laboratory (ideally cosmetic, pharma or FMCG)
- Experienced working in a GMP environment and knowledge of ISO standards
- BSc in Microbiology or related discipline (or equivalent experience)
- Previous supervisory experience would be beneficial.

Package:
In return, my client offers a permanent position with an annual salary of GBP27-30K (dependant on experience) and a competitive benefits package