Quality Assurance (QA) Project Coordinator (6-month FTC)

Advanced analytics. Intelligent insights.

IXICO plc (AIM: IXI), is a leading neuroimaging Contract Research Organization (CRO), delivering advanced Ai analytical insights in neuroscience to the global clinical trials market. Established in 2004, listed as a public company in 2013, IXICO has firmly established itself as a trusted partner to the global life sciences industry, supporting the development of new therapies for neurological conditions such as Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, Huntington’s Disease and Multiple Sclerosis.

With our focus on neuroscience, our purpose is to advance human health by turning data into clinically valuable insights; helping our clients reduce clinical development risk and improve return on investment from their clinical development programmes. We achieve this by combining Ai machine learning imaging biomarker analysis, together with centralised neuroimaging CRO services to provide an integrated service covering every stage of clinical development through to post-marketing surveillance. We are committed to invest in continuously enhancing our validated and peer reviewed disease optimised machine learning Ai analytics services and our infrastructure and technology to support our ambitious growth strategy. Our people are empowered to enable us to achieve our company goals and their own personal development through the “4A” values at the heart of our culture: Aspiration, Ability, Agility and Accountability.

To help us deliver our medical image analysis solutions to large clinical trials we are hiring a Quality Assurance (QA) Project Coordinator on a 6-month fixed-term contract at a part-time (20-hours p/w) capacity.

Purpose of the Role:

This role will support the successful migration of the Company’s document and training management system to a new platform. Under leadership of the SVP Quality, Compliance & Regulatory Affairs, the incumbent of this role is responsible for coordinating relevant quality assurance activities throughout the project from data extraction to implementation, ensuring highest standards of compliance and providing critical support throughout the transition. The role requires a detail-oriented professional with good project management skills, who can effectively manage timelines, communicate progress, and troubleshoot issues to ensure a seamless and effective system migration.

This role will work in the Quality & Compliance team and contribute to the day to day running of the department, working in close collaboration with other business areas. The position will help coordinate administrative activities across functions to help deliver company quality and compliance objectives.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Project manage the migration of the Company’s document and training management system to a new platform under the overall leadership of the SVP Quality, Compliance & Regulatory Affairs
  • Assist the Department with administrative tasks to accomplish quality, information security and business objectives
  • Administer the document control, training management and records systems, including staff training plans & records
  • Support all departments in preparation for audits, including the collation/preparation of records, audit room facilities, and scribing the audit process.
  • Collate, prepare and publish metrics/Key Performance Indicators (KPI’s)
  • Organising new starter induction and maintaining records
  • Maintain awareness and understanding of applicable policies and procedures as defined in the employee training plan: including but not limited to IXICO’s Quality Policy, Information Security Policy; ensure awareness of responsibilities under IXICO’s policies and procedures.

Qualifications and skills required for the role:

Essential:

  • Excellent MS Office package experience
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Ability to collate, classify and perform simple analysis on information
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Multi-tasker, organised and able to manage time efficiently
  • Detail and task oriented, with a strong focus on quality
  • Some previous experience in a professional working environment

Desirable:

  • Experience of working with
  • electronic document and training management systems
  • Experience Experience of working under a quality management system, in the Pharma, Biotech or other regulated industry.

Benefits:

  • Competitive remuneration package including benchmarked salaries.
  • Staff Annual Bonus Plans and Annual Salary Review.
  • Generous employer pension contribution of 6%.
  • 25 days annual leave, increasing up to 28 days with every year at IXICO.
  • BUPA private medical insurance scheme.
  • Life Assurance of 4x annual salary.
  • Employee Benefits Portal, Perkbox offering various discounts in retail, food & drink, and entertainment.
  • Engaging and social environment, with fundraising and sporting activities and seasonal events such as Summer and Christmas parties.
  • Wellbeing initiatives such as eye tests, flu jabs, and Mental Health Awareness Training.
  • Employee Assistance Programme offering advice and support on a wide range of topics.
  • Hybrid working model pattern split between working at our vibrant head office in the City of London and remotely.
  • Reimbursement allowance to purchase equipment to support working from home.
  • Generous employee referral scheme offering £2,000 for referring a successful candidate to the company.
  • Financial assistance for professional qualifications.
  • A company in an industry where your work has an impact every single day.

How to Apply

IXICO is working hard to create a representative, inclusive and empowered team, because we believe different experiences, perspectives and backgrounds make a better workplace, and ultimately better services.

IXICO doesn’t discriminate on the basis of race, colour, religion or belief, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, marital status, disability or any other protected class.

This is a great opportunity for a motivated recent graduate to take up the role of Quality Assurance (QA) Project Coordinator on a 6-month fixed-term contract at a part-time (20-hours p/w) capacity to thrive in an engaging and fast-paced environment, to make a difference on an everyday basis.

If you think IXICO should meet you, please send us your CV and covering letter by email to carees@ixico.com or apply directly via LinkedIn. We are looking forward to your application.

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