Clinical Development Quality Lead

  • Salary: CHF140000 - CHF150000 per annum
  • REF Number: v-101131
  • Consultant: Jim Gleeson
  • Contact: 01438 842973
  • Date Published: 07.05.2024
  • Industry: Pharmaceutical
  • Location: Vaud, Switzerland
  • Functional Expertise: Clinical Operations/Development

CK Group are looking for a Clinical Development Quality Lead to join a well-established and successful pharmaceutical company in Switzerland. This will be a hybrid role, office based in Vaud for three days per week.

This role can be considered on either a permanent or contract basis.

As Clinical Development Quality Lead you will contribute to the implementation of the company’s quality strategy across all clinical trial activities.


  • Development of a risk-based compliance program.
  • Contribution to CRO / Vendor selection.
  • Provision of compliance support to internal and outsourced clinical activities, acting as an advisor on relevant procedures and regulations.
  • Leading the hosting of Regulatory Authority inspections.
  • Supporting the development and maintenance of Quality Management and Clinical Development documentation.

  • Extensive clinical operations experience, including QMS and Clinical Compliance work, gained in a biotechnology or pharmaceutical company.
  • A relevant life sciences degree.
  • In-depth knowledge of GCP, CFR21 and ICH quality requirements.
  • Experience of managing and conducting GCP audits.
  • Strong experience of the oversight of multiple QA vendors.
  • Fluent English and ideally French.


It is essential that applicants hold entitlement to work in Switzerland. Please quote job reference 101131 in all correspondence.

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