Deputy Laboratory Manager

  • £28000
  • pharmaceuticals & medical device
  • Southport
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Job description

Deputy Laboratory Manager – Southport - £28,000

Have you got analytical laboratory experience and some background in a supervisory role?

Are you looking to progress your career within an expanding pharmaceutical organisation which has been established for over 100 years?

We are assisting a long standing client of ours, a pharmaceutical manufacturer based in Southport, Merseyside as they look to appoint a new Deputy Laboratory Manager for their manufacturing facility. The role of Deputy Laboratory Manager will be to primarily to support the manufacturing facility with testing and also the release of manufacturing pharmaceutical products.

The Job:

The Deputy Laboratory Manager will have the following job roles and responsibilities:

  • Supervise team of analysts in the quality control and goods in laboratories
  • Ensure compliance to Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) and Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) and health and safety requirements
  • Review completed analytical reports and update files
  • Perform sample testing and method development and validation
  • Deputise for QC Manager in their absence
  • Provide technical support and assist with equipment maintenance and calibration

The Person:

The suitable candidate for the role of Deputy Laboratory Manager will ideally have the following:

  • Degree in chemical science or similar discipline
  • Previous management or supervisory skills within a team of analytics
  • Analytical experience with HPLC, Gas Chromatography and IR and NIR spectroscopy
  • Experience testing to British Pharmacopoeia

Perks & remuneration

The Package

The successful candidate for the role of Deputy Laboratory Manager will receive the following package:

  • Salary £28,000
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Company contributory pension – 3%
  • Monday to Friday 8:00 – 4:30


  • Job type: permanent
  • Industry: pharmaceuticals & medical device
  • Earnings: £28,000
  • Added to site: 04/01/23
  • Start date: 08/02/23
  • City/Town: Southport
  • County: uk
  • Commutable from: Liverpool, Preston, Formby and other Merseyside areas

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