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Associate Quality Specialist

Date: Mar 13, 2019

Location: Eastbourne, GB, BN22 9BN

Company: Teva Pharmaceuticals

Company Info

Teva is a global pharmaceutical leader and the world’s largest generic medicines producer, committed to improving health and increasing access to quality health solutions worldwide.  Our employees are at the core of our success, with colleagues in over 80 countries delivering the world’s largest medicine cabinet to 200 million people every day. We offer a uniquely diverse portfolio of products and solutions for patients and we’ve built a promising pipeline centered around our core therapeutic areas.  We are continually developing patient-centric solutions and significantly growing both our generic and specialty medicines business through investment in research and development, marketing, business development and innovation.  This is how we improve health and enable people to live better, healthier lives.  Join us on our journey of growth!

Job Description

At the moment we are looking for an Associate Quality Specialist happy to join our site in Eastbourne. We are offering a full-time and temporary contract (6 months).


Job pupropse

The overall purpose of this role is to deliver on Safety, Quality & Delivery (efficiency) whilst supporting the activities of the Product Lifecycle or Quality Management System at Eastbourne. You will deliver and maintain excellent service levels, support your team and the site to ensure customer satisfaction (Internal and External).



  • Understand, and accurately follow internal Quality procedures (local and global) & GMP in accordance with EU guidelines and legislation.
  • Support the running and day to day activities of the Eastbourne Quality Management System and core packaging operation.
  • Support the Eastbourne batch release process, through the preparation and provision of necessary documents, documentation review and approvals relevant to your area.



  • Prevention and Resolution of Out Of Stock Products Issues
  • Responsible for assigned system and processes
  • Providing a professional Quality service to the Business
  • Promoting Continuous Improvement Culture
  • Promoting Quality Culture


Decision Making: Prime

  • Acceptability of data, documentation and other Quality Related Records
  • Review & approval of data, documentation and other Quality Related Records


  • Literate I numerate to GCSE level (C Grade or above for Maths and English)
  • Educated to degree level (preferably Science based degree) or Equivalent experience in pharmaceutical industry


Knowledge & Experience:

  • Experience in a Pharmaceutical/Food  Packaging environment or relevant manufacturing and production environment preferable
  • Understanding of EU guidelines, GMP requirements, product licensing processes, Quality Management Systems and Data Integrity
  • Root cause Analysis & Risk Management
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office packages



  • Numerate and IT literate
  • Analytical (data rational)
  • Oral and written communication
  • Time management
  • Root Cause Analysis
  • Report writing
  • Well-developed  communication skills with the ability to persuade and influence all levels of colleagues
  • Attention to detail



Sub Function

Quality Compliance

Reports To

QA Compliance and Systems Manager

Teva’s Equal Employment Opportunity Commitment

Teva Pharmaceuticals is committed to equal opportunity in employment. It is Teva's global policy that equal employment opportunity be provided without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, ancestry, veteran status, national or ethnic origin or any other legally recognized status entitled to protection under applicable laws.