Pharmaceutical Specialist

Locatie: Oss, North Holland, Netherlands
Salaris: competitive
Sectoren: Quality Assurance
Soort functie: Freelance

One of our clients is looking for a Pharmaceutical specialist for 40 hours a week with a duration of 6 months in Oss (North-Brabant).

Pharmaceutical Specialist

Project overview

Within Pharmaceutical Operations in Oss, IPT Nuvaring is responsible for all operational activities for the production and delivery of Nuvaring to more than 50 countries. IPT Nuvaring takes care of the production of Nuvaring in Oss with a team of around 120 employees. This is done in an ultramodern pharmaceutical factory in which the latest (robot) technologies are applied.

Principal responsibilities

You are responsible for ensuring that pharmaceutical production takes place in accordance with the guidelines / procedures, working during day shifts. You initiate and implement quality improvements through a strong focus on continuous improvement. You advise the IPT on pharmaceutical-technical, quality and compliance related topics.

You lead a small team of Pharmaceutical Specialists. Together with them you investigate problems and implement solutions. In addition, you define the correct corrective and preventive actions to solve problems in a Right First Time (RFT) manner. You proactively participate in staff meetings and you provide monthly and annual reports, among other things. You report to the Director Operations (IPT Lead).


  • Start date: ASAP
  • Project length: 6 months
  • Location: Oss

Skills & Qualification

  • HBO degree, but preferably an academic degree in pharmacy;
  • At least eight years of relevant work experience in a pharmaceutical production environment;
  • Managerial experience is a strong plus;
  • Well-developed focus on customers and quality / compliance;
  • Innovative capacity / drive to improve;
  • Strongly developed root-cause analysis skills;
  • Helicopter view;
  • Able to think and report in a structured way;
  • Independent, assertive and creative;
  • Stress resistant, team player and eye for details;
  • Good oral and written communication skills (in Dutch and English).

Apply now

Are you the Pharmaceutical Specialist I'm looking for? Please contact Femke Fokkema via +31 (0)20 522 1588 or f.fokkema[at]