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Manager Analytical lab

  • Location:

    Haarlem, Netherlands

  • Contact:

    Robin van Amersfoort

  • Job type:

    Temp to Perm

  • Contact phone:

    +31 (0)20 406 9750

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Interesting position for professionals with a background in the life sciences and a strong drive to be involved in guiding people while maintaining quality in the lab in accordance with the given SOPs.

Job description

As a manager in the analytical lab you are responsible for managing and supervising a team of 10+ employees and ensuring regulatory guidelines, GMP compliance and SOP's are met. At the same time ensuring that the analytical lab is running efficient and effective. 


  • Coordinate a team of 10+ FTE in establishing as well as maintaining top quality results in the analytical lab. This is done in accordance with SOP’s, regulatory guidelines and cGXP compliance. 
  • The team will be split in two teams; the first half works in shifts the latter works normal hours, you as a manager will also work in normal hours. 
  • Identify and train qualified personnel to implement high quality processes. Manage an effective and efficient organization through the team’s budget and resources. 
  • Organize performance reviews for your team and make sure they attend the needed training. 
  • Responsible for the day to day laboratory activities in accordance with GMP guidelines. 
  • Maintain a cross-functional line of communication with other departments (QA, maintenance, warehouse)


  • Bachelors / Masters degree in pharmacy, analytical chemistry or pharmaceutical chemistry
  • relevant working experience
  • Excellent communication skills, and a team player attitude
  • Good project management skills
  • Experience in a GMP environment 
  • Fluency in English and Dutch


  • Employment: temporary contract with Oxford
  • Salary indication: from €3500
  • Working hours: 40 hours per week (part-time can be discussed)
  • Location: Amsterdam region 
Vacancy Number: 15447