qa officer in Neuchatel

Filipa Lessa, Basel Professionals IT & Life Sciences
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neuchatel, neuchâtel
life sciences
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filipa lessa, basel professionals it & life sciences
058 201 55 50
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Our client, a leading international tobacco company, with seven of world’s top 15 brands, including  the world’s number one brand is looking for a                                   


QA Officer


Location: Neuchatel, Switzerland
Contract: 1 year with possibility of extension

Start date: as soon as possible



  • Perform the qualification of RRP (Reduced Risk Product)  suppliers per RRP QMS including determining the level of criticality of the supplier in order to decide the level of qualification required.
  • Design the supplier qualification questionnaire in collaboration with the business entity using the supplier.
  • Send questionnaire to supplier and evaluate supplier response.
  • Perform supplier qualification audit, supplier monitoring audits and for-cause audits as needed. This includes planning, scheduling, performing, documenting the audit and following up on audit findings.
  • Write Quality Technical Agreements with suppliers.
  • Participate in negotiating the agreement terms with the supplier.
  • Issue nonconformance to suppliers as needed.
  • Manage supplier to ensure proper documentation, investigation, resolution and closure of nonconformance.
  • Perform supplier performance monitoring based on quality of service/product provided, nonconformance, audit results, etc.
  • Write, revise and review Supplier management and audit related RRP QMS procedures.




  • 5+ years of experience in pharmaceutical, medical device or life sciences areas
  • Excellent knowledge of Quality Management Systems
  • Knowledge of regulations (ISO, FDA, ICH, etc)
  • 3+ years of experience in internal and/or supplier audit
  • 3+ years of experience in supplier management
  • 3+ years of experience working on nonconformance and/or CAPA
  • Experience in scientific or tobacco area
  • Bachelor degree at a minimum (or equivalent)
  • Good communication and organizational skills
  • English fluent, fluent in French is a plus

We are looking forward to receiving within your application:


  • your CV in English
  • latest Work Certificates
  • your Motivation Letter  
  • the date of your availability


Apply now to be considered – Good to know you!


For more information and your application, please contact:    

Filipa Lessa
Professionals Life Sciences Recruiter

Randstad (Suisse) SA
T: +41 58 201 55 60