Job Opportunity

Reference: QS0999
Title: Senior Quality Assurance Pharmacist
Job Type:
12 months
Salary: The PAYE rate is £31.53 per hour
Contact Person: Miss Rashida Khan

Opportunity: Are you a Pharmacist registered with the GPhC? Have you managed employees? Have you released prescription medicine and have good quality assurance / checking experience? Want to work for a global pharmaceutical manufacturing company? If yes then please read on.

Your role as a Senior Quality Assurance Pharmacist based in Stockport will involve managing the pharmacy team and the day-to-day Pharmacy operations within the site, in line with GPhC and Royal Pharmaceutical Society (RPS) standards.

Duties and responsibilities include:

  • Responsible for the execution of the day-to-day pharmacy operations including prescription management and dispensing in line with operational KPIs and standards, whilst maintaining patient safety.  
  • Ensuring designation of Responsible Pharmacist to meet dispensing activity needs during all operational hours.  
  • Responsible for effectively managing the pharmacy resources (including out of hours service, locums, and contractors) to ensure effective service delivery in line with operational demands.
  • Identifying and mitigating risks (e.g. clinical, EH&S, Quality) within the pharmacy operations, and provide input to the work load plan.
  • Managing the pharmacy team effectively.
  • Ensuring effective implementation of the pharmacy training matrix, address competency gaps, deliver pharmacy-related training and provide subject matter expertise to the onsite customer service and warehouse teams.
  • Assisting with the creation of, and ensure adherence to the pharmacy-related Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs).

This is a 12 months contract role working Monday to Friday 9.00 am-5.30 pm with flexibility.
The PAYE hourly rate is £31.53 per hour.

Skills: To apply for the Senior Quality Assurance Pharmacist role you will have the following:

  • Pharmacist registered with the GPhC.
  • Employee management experience.

How to Apply: In order to apply for this vacancy please ensure you have read and agree to the privacy policy found here and then email your CV to quoting the reference number and the job title.


© Quality Start 2022. All rights reserved. Privacy Policy | Registered Address
Telephone: +44 (0) 113 225 1547 Fax: +44 (0)113 225 1547 Email:
U z