We are looking for a competent Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist- The application time has ended!

14.4.2023 / News

Galena Pharma Oy, a leading pharmaceutical company in Kuopio, Finland, is seeking a highly motivated and experienced Quality Assurance Specialist (QA Specialist) to join our Quality Assurance department. This permanent position offers an excellent opportunity to work in a dynamic and internationalizing company specializing in R&D and contract manufacturing of medicines and medical devices. Learn more about our services at www.galena.fi.

Job description

As a QA Specialist, you will work with a widely certified quality management system that includes GMP, ISO 13485, ISO 9001, ISO 14001, and ISO 22716. In addition, you will be responsible for developing and maintaining the Quality Assurance department’s operations.

We offer a comprehensive orientation, a supportive work environment, development opportunities, and employment benefits such as ePassi. Your work will be mainly based at our production facilities, with partial remote work possibility.

Your responsibilities include:

  • inspecting and approving raw materials and packaging materials
  • sampling and analyzing raw materials and packaging materials
  • preparing and maintaining specifications for raw materials and packaging materials
  • developing and maintaining SOPs, work, and other quality management system instructions
  • sampling related to environmental monitoring, as well as water sampling
  • participating in audits of own area of responsibility

In your position, you work as a part of our quality assurance team. You will cooperate closely with the production and procurement departments as well.

To succeed in this role, you need

  • experience in quality assurance functions (QA/QC)
  • experience in sampling or inspection activities
  • experience in laboratory analysis is considered an advantage
  • a proactive attitude, a desire to learn and develop operations
  • fluency in Finnish and English, both written and spoken
  • the ability to use electronic information systems
  • self-initiation, planning, accuracy, diligence, and interpersonal skills

To join our dynamic team, please send your application and resume with salary expectations by May 8th, 2023, to recruitment(at)galena.fi

Just so you know, we will be processing the applications as they arrive, and the vacancy will be filled as soon as we find the right candidate. So apply now!

Contact Inka Heikkinen, the Responsible Director, to learn more about the position.

Inka Heikkinen

Inka Heikkinen
Responsible Director, QP
Puh: 044 0870297
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