QC Micro Role Cork

QC Microbiology Lead

  • Posted Dec 11, 2023
  • Cork
  • Contract
  • BBBH27162

LSC have a great contract opportunity for an QC Microbiology Lead to join a leading Global Pharmaceutical company based in Cork.

If you have 3+ years' of experience, a deep technical expertise in analytical / biochemical / microbiological techniques such as Quantitative PCR, Endotoxin, Bioburden and rapid Bioburden techniques, and are ready for your next challenge, this could be the perfect project for you!


  • Execute and/or oversee testing protocols in accordance with local procedure and regulatory requirements.
  • As required provide training or mentorship to other QC or cross functional team members.
  • Act as SME for one or more technologies and / or business systems within QC. This may include the identification, sourcing, installation, and qualification of new equipment.
  • Support the writing of Annual Product Reviews (APRs) on Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients and Laboratory Periodic Review Reports (PRRs).
  • Proactively support management decisions and strategy
  • Be a role model for Quality Control team members in terms of performance and behaviors.


  • BSc/MSc Analytical Sciences (Chemistry, Biochemistry, Microbiology) with at least 5 years pharmaceutical experience or PhD/Post Doctorate Level in Analytical Science (Chemistry, Biochemistry, Microbiology) with preferred 3-5 years of recent bench experience in a laboratory environment.
  • Ability to resolve conflict and promote good decision making among team members.
  • Proactively support management decisions and strategy

Note: Are you currently eligible to work in Ireland? As this is a contract opportunity you will need to hold a Stamp 1G/Stamp 4 visa to apply!

Apply via this advert or contact Sarina Abdulha on 021 4777 329 if you have any more questions about this opportunity!

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