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Senior Analytical Laboratory Manager - Pharma
  • Degree with 7+ years experience in a pharma GMP environment
  • Experience in analytical development/ analysis of pharmaceutical products
  • Strong communication with experience working with external clients

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  • Work with clients directly for day to day laboratory work, negotiated deliverables and complaints
  • Understand client needs and organize lab to ensure expectations are met
  • Implement new programs, tests, methods, instrumentation, and procedures by investigating alternatives
  • Ensure calibration and maintenance is performed.
  • Ensure compliance with current GMP requirements
  • Draft, review and have executed all analytical methods; method validations and method technology transfer studies
  • Review investigation and documentation of all laboratory OOS occurrences
  • Review COAs and approve validation protocols
  • Review and have executed all analytical methods; method validations and method technology transfer studies
  • Write or have written required SOPs and work instructions related to laboratory operation
  • Ensure GMP training is provided
  • Implement CAPA when initiated to include investigation, root cause analysis, corrective and preventative actions and documentation
  • Facilitate internal audits/customer/regulatory audits; and evaluate and implement effective corrective actions
  • Maintain laboratory staff by recruiting, selecting, orienting, and training employees
  • Host GMP audits from clients and regulatory agencies such as Health Canada
  • Oversee supervisors and group leaders such that a strict adherence to a defined hierarchy is maintained
  • Evaluate the abilities and performance of subordinates, mentoring and setting appropriate individual goals


  • B.Sc. or higher with 7+ years’ experience supervising a pharmaceutical laboratory
  • Effective communicator with the ability to lead audits and experience in communicating directly with external clients
  • A strong working knowledge of regulatory requirements
  • A thorough understanding of laboratory safety requirements, MSDS’s and WHMIS
  • A thorough understanding of analytical chemistry and chemical instrumentation, including HPLC, GC, and other common pharmaceutical laboratory instrumentation.
  • Experience with raw material, finished product, and in-process testing, along with method development, validation, and tech transfer 
  • Considerable working knowledge of the methods, materials, and techniques used in laboratory work
  • Ability to manage and schedule the work of others
Job Ref: CA7677BM001459
Submitted: 08-11-2019 07:17 AM
Location: Ontario - Toronto and area

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