Current Vacancies

Current Vacancies

Looking for pharmaceutical jobs or FMCG jobs in Australia? This is an exciting time to join Key Pharmaceuticals. Joining the team will see you collaborate with dedicated people who share our values of integrity, quality, passion and long term partnerships.

Key Pharmaceuticals is a leading Australian privately owned consumer healthcare company proudly serving consumers, customers and healthcare professionals since 1901, becoming Key Pharmaceuticals in 1985. The majority of our products are therapeutic goods designed to improve health, well-being, vitality and physical appearance; we also market home use diagnostics.


An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Senior QA Associate to join our Quality Assurance team based in our Macquarie Park office. Reporting to the Quality Manager, this role is responsible for supporting the organisation’s Quality Management System (QMS). This is a full time, on site role.



Core job responsibilities

Reporting to the Quality Manager you will be required to

  • Drive quality systems such as APQR, deviation handling and CAPA.
  • Lead audits in the Annual Internal Audit and Supplier Audit Program.
  • Identify and manage continuous improvement activities through the local change management system from start to finish.
  • Coordinate the complaints and pharmacovigilance systems, acting as QPPV delegate and communicating both through the business and to consumers.
  • Develop and conduct training programs on topics relating to Quality.
  • Prepare and conduct local Quality Assessments and Management Review activities.
  • Develop, implement and maintain the quality management system, ensure alignment regulations and where appropriate, develop and implement procedures to fulfil local requirements or business needs.
  • Other duties may encompass verification of product for release and assisting the Quality Manager in projects and functions as required.


Skills and experience

  • Tertiary qualification in Chemistry, Science or related fields.
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in Quality Assurance within the pharmaceutical industry.
  • Solid understanding of Quality Management Systems (GMP and preferably ISO 9001 & 13485)
  • Auditing certification is preferred.
  • Intermediate to Advanced MS Word skills
  • Strong organisational, analytical, and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to work both independently and in team environment.
  • Experience developing strong and effective interpersonal relationships with internal and external stakeholders at a technical level.
  • Effective verbal and written communications, including delivering face to face training and technical report writing.


This is a great opportunity to join a growing company that is a leader in the field of OTC pharmaceuticals. Key Pharmaceuticals will offer the right candidate a stable, friendly work environment while you develop your career and be rewarded for your commitment.


To apply, please click the apply button or email your cover letter and resume to Human Resources at


Applications close 1 August 2021.

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Senior QA Associate

Full Time

Sydney – NSW

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