Technical Leader (U)HPLC (M/F)

January 16th 2020

QUALITY ASSISTANCE provides the pharmaceutical industry with all the analytical services required by EMA and FDA regulations for the development and marketing of innovative human medicinal products. Quality Assistance is a European benchmark company in the analytical sciences. With 35 years of expertise in the development and validation of analytical methods, cutting edge equipment and high level of Quality Assurance, Quality Assistance has gained the trust of the largest international pharmaceutical groups and numerous biotechnology companies based in Europe and the United States.

Mission Description

You will report to the Analytical Team Manager Biologics and Chromatography.
You will manage a team of 5 to 6 people (Scientists, Analysts and Technicians).

In this role you will be accountable for :

  • Managing all HR aspects such as                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 o Participation to selection interviews
    o Staff evaluation
    o Ensuring monthly coaching meeting with staff members                                                           
  • Co-ordinating projects and resources according to defined priorities                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 o Planning of staff members activities
    o Technical troubleshooting
    o Writing and/or verifying reports on projects for clients
    o Managing documentation follow-up o Validating analysis reports
  • Being the point of contact for clients regarding any technical aspect   

Candidate profile

Master’s degree or PhD in Biology / Biochemistry

  • Relevant experience in Quality Control testing and/or Stability studies management
  • Practical experience in the pharmaceutical industry in a GMP environment
  • Very good theoretical knowledge and practical experience of liquid chromatography ((U)HPLC)
  • Very good communication skills both in French and English (writing scientific documents, reports, protocols and mails, phone conferences, contacts with clients)


  • First experience in team management
  • Working experience with biomolecules (SEC, IEX, etc)
  • Knowledge of Capillary Electrophoresis on macromolecules (ICIEF)
  • Knowledge of Gel 2D


Quality Assistance offers you a job in:

  • The innovative human health sector
  • A growing evolving company
  • A rigorous dynamic team
  • An international business environment
  • Premises in pleasant surroundings

Quality Assistance also provides:

  • In-service training adapted to your profile and position
  • Career path
  • A sector compliant remuneration package including numerous fringe benefits (luncheon vouchers, hospitalisation and ambulatory insurance, pension plan, etc.)
  • In addition to the fringe benefits received by all the personnel, you will also be provided with a company car

Contact Details

Send your application (JOB203) now to Mrs Isabelle Lebrun, Talent Acquisition Manager, to or consult the Careers page on the website


Adress : Technoparc de Thudinie 2, 6536 Donstiennes, Belgium