Shire R&I CI Coordinator in Lessines, Belgium


Support Receiving and Inspection activities of raw materials in order to ensure the product quality and the compliance to GMP, regulations and SOPs.


  • Lead the changes related to raw material process (materials, procedures,…)

  • Act as owner of local specifications

  • Act as a coordinator of deviations related to raw materials (root cause analysis, impact evaluation, action definition,…)

  • Support R&I activities related to “QC inspected materials” and to “controlled supplies” (SNC agreement, SCAR,…)

  • Lead continuous improvement projects related to Material

  • Support R&I activities and ensure the release of the material in timely manner and in strict compliance with GMP, SOP and regulations (release, IPSO evaluations, reduced testing,proofreader,…).

  • Act as a backup for the R&I coordinator


  • Knowledge quality systems, scientific background

  • Fluent in French and English (spoken and written knowledge)

  • Ability to work in a multi-disciplinary team environment

  • Fact-based / Critical thinking / Rigor / proactivity / Stress-resistant

  • Good organizational, planning and communication skills

  • Learning attitude and continuous improvement mindset

  • Computer skills: MS Office (advanced knowledge in Excel is a plus), JDE, Trackwise

  • Master Degree in Science

  • Pharmacist/QP (Qualified person in Belgium) is a plus

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Our employees come to work every day with a shared mission: to develop and deliver breakthrough therapies for the hundreds of millions of people in the world affected by rare diseases and other high-need conditions, and who lack effective therapies to live their lives to the fullest.