Microbiology Manager

Job title : Microbiology Manager
Location : Hampshire
Job type : Permanent
Salary : Competitive
Contact name : Gabriella Boxall
Contact email : gabriella.boxall@seclifesciences.com

My client is a world leading cosmetic manufacturing company, developing superior fragrance skin care, makeup and hair care products. As a global leader in their field and with over half a billion consumers a year, they are experiencing a period of exponential growth. They are therefore looking for a Microbiology Manager to join their laboratories in Hampshire.

As a QC Microbiology Manager, you will be responsible for:
* Supporting the QC Laboratory Lead in planning and controlling the daily activities of the laboratory
* Laboratory workflow, sample analysis, sample retention, standards management and raw material qualification
* The execution of data integrity checks
* Identifying SOPs
* Reviewing CAPAs and deviations
* Managing the laboratory budget
* Ensuring al process adhere to GMP standards
* Working collaboratively with internal stakeholders, such as Manufacturing, Validation and Operations
* Providing coaching and training, to support development of laboratory staff

You will have:
* BSc (or equivalent) in a science discipline
* Proven experience in developing and revising laboratory SOPs
* Strong knowledge of GMP, ISO and safety guidelines
* Laboratory experience, preferably in microbiology in Quality Control for a global consumer goods or pharma company
* Experience in managing direct reports and following people management protocols

What's in it for you:
* Working in an environment where you can make a difference
* Competitive salary, with an annual bonus
* Pension, 25-day holiday entitlement and access to EAP (providing advice on health, financial and personal concerns)
* Goody bags with prestige beauty products, every 6-months

This is an exciting opportunity to join a supportive company with a unique culture and amazing people - you can become a part of this!

If you want to join this exciting journey, please apply below, or contact gabriella.boxall@seclifesciences.com for similar opportunities.