Regulatory and Technical Specialist

Alimentary Health (AH) is an innovative Irish healthcare company headquartered in Cork and a global pioneer in discovery, development and commercialisation of proprietary probiotic and pharmabiotic treatments. Having achieved leadership in Ireland with our flagship product Alflorex® and with a range of new “PrecisionBiotics” products on the horizon, we are looking to recruit a Regulatory and Technical Specialist to join the Technical team to support the Precisionbiotics products and roll-out across multiple territories. The successful candidate will ideally have background in life sciences with a keen interest in product development. This role requires flexibility and will offer experience across the business. The position is initially on a full time fixed-term basis and will be located at the Alimentary Health Head Office, Cork Airport Business Park, Cork.



Key responsibilities

  • Work under the direction of the Technical Manager

  • Assist in the creation and maintenance of databases and technical, quality and regulatory documentation

  • Customer support for technical queries

  • Support product logistics and liaise with suppliers and distributors to support product supply chain

  • Facilitate and maintaining product stability programme

  • Collection of stability reports, data analysis, data trending/statistical analysis

  • Generation of technical documents for regulatory submissions

  • Assist in new product development

  • Technical writing such as SOPs, protocols, final reports, trend reports, laboratory assessment

  • Support the development, troubleshooting and validation of new QC and research methodologies.

  • Analyse and interpret results in order to identify unusual or out-of-spec deviations and prepare technical reports with the aim to provide conclusions and recommendations.

  • Report activities progress and results to the Technical Manager, Technical Director and Production & Logistic Director.

  • Perform any other duties as may be assigned from time to time.



Qualifications, Experience & Skills

  • BSc or MSc in Biotechnology or a related discipline with a minimum of 2 years of experience in industry.

  • Good PC skills and knowledge of MS Word, Excel, Power Point, Outlook and Internet Explorer.

  • Excellent technical and analytical skills with attention to details and a drive for high-quality results.

  • A ‘can-do’ attitude, comfortable with frequent change and working under pressure to tight deadlines.

  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team, with strong organisational, prioritization and time-management skills.

  • Good communication skills and ability to consult, collaborate and build relationships with internal and external partners.



Remuneration Package:

An attractive remuneration package will be made available to the right candidate.

If you enjoy a challenge and believe you can add real value to our dynamic team, then we would be delighted to hear from you. Please send your CV along with a cover letter to by Friday 26th  October 2018.

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