GMP Officer

Switzerland, Basel

Today, Lonza is a global leader in life sciences operating across three continents. While we work in science, there’s no magic formula to how we do it. Our greatest scientific solution is talented people working together, devising ideas that help businesses to help people. In exchange, we let our people own their careers. Their ideas, big and small, genuinely improve the world. And that’s the kind of work we want to be part of.

For Drug Product Services (DPS), our successful Contract Development and Manufacturing Organization (CDMO) branch, located in Basel, Switzerland and Stein, Switzerland, we have exciting opportunities. Become part of a group that enables its customers to meet some of the greatest challenges in patient treatment and join us by applying for the position as a GMP Officer.

Key responsibilities: 

  • Represent the Phys-Chem QC department in audits and inspections 

  • Coordinate activities for audits and inspections, including preparation and coordination of pre-audit and post-audit measures

  • Coordinate the timely finalization of deviations CAPAs and changes 

  • Support the creation and handling of deviations including root-cause analysis and definition of CAPAs 

  • Support the creation, planning, and execution of CAPAs and changes 

  • Execute efficiency tests of CAPA measures 

  • Support Track & Trend analysis of deviations 

Key requirements: 

  • PhD or MSc in Analytical Chemistry, Biochemistry, Pharmaceutical Sciences or related field 

  • Extensive working experience under cGMP regulations in Quality Control or Quality Assurance 

  • Sound knowledge of international guidelines, e.g. ICH, PIC beneficial 

  • Very good communication and planning skills 

  • Excellent knowledge of quality systems 

  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment 

  • Excellent knowledge of written and spoken English 

Every day, Lonza’s products and services have a positive impact on millions of people. For us, this is not only a great privilege, but also a great responsibility. How we achieve our business results is just as important as the achievements themselves. At Lonza, we respect and protect our people and our environment. Any success we achieve is no success at all if not achieved ethically.

People come to Lonza for the challenge and creativity of solving complex problems and developing new ideas in life sciences. In return, we offer the satisfaction that comes with improving lives all around the world. The satisfaction that comes with making a meaningful difference.

Reference: R44944