Job description Posted 05 April 2023

Role Title: Packaging Materials Analyst

Duration: 12 Months

Location: Barnard Castle

Rate: £17.74 p/h PAYE (37.5 hours, flexible hours)


Who Are We - GSK?


We are a science-led global healthcare company with a special purpose: to help people do more, feel better, live longer. GlaxoSmithKline plc was formed in 2000 as a result of a merger between Glaxo Wellcome plc and SmithKline Beecham plc, although our history can be traced back more than 300 years to London’s Plough Court Pharmacy in the 1700s.


Our goal is to be one of the world’s most innovative, best performing and trusted healthcare companies. Our strategy is to bring differentiated, high-quality and needed healthcare products to as many people as possible, with our three global businesses, scientific and technical know-how and talented people. Our values and expectations are at the heart of everything we do and form an important part of our culture:


·      Our values are Patient focus, Transparency, Respect, Integrity

·      Our expectations are Courage, Accountability, Development, Teamwork


Role purpose / summary


·      Testing and performing batch usage decisions on incoming deliveries prior to production use. Writing, reviewing and checking of methods and SOPs.

·      Co-coordinating activities within the department.

·      To support other team members.


Occasional tasks include:-

·      Vendor rejections

·      Document deviations from procedures and processes, e.g. LIRs, IPNs, SDAs, and VCFs

·      Artwork discrepancies

·      Performance monitoring and reporting.


Key Skills/ requirements


·      The desired candidate will ideally come from an academic background (e.g A Level and above), with an ability to learn quickly

·      GMP experience is desirable, but not necessary as upskilling will be provided

·      Strong attention to detail



All profiles will be reviewed against the required skills and experience. Due to the high number of applications we will only be able to respond to successful applicants in the first instance. We thank you for your interest and the time taken to apply!


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