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QA/QC Manager

PhytoVitality AG
Weiningen (Zurich)
  • 25.01.2023
  • 80 - 100%
  • Fachverantwortung
  • Festanstellung

- Medical cannabis production Switzerland - 

QA/QC Manager

The company
PhytoVitality is an innovative production company who produces medicinal cannabis as a raw material for the Swiss and international market. Our high-tech/automated greenhouse (15.000m2), including processing area is located in Weiningen in the Greater Zurich area.

The medicinal cannabis industry is a merging market and since the change of law (august 2022) a growing industry in Switzerland. PhytoVitality is a leading Swiss production company with the ambition to become a respected player within the international medicinal cannabis industry, complying with the highest quality standards in the market (GACP, EU-GMP & ISO 9001). In the position of QA/QC manager you will be responsible to develop, implement and manage the respective protocols and activities related to GACP & GMP manufacturing. An unique change to be involved and leading in the process of developing and managing a new processing facility.

Main responsibilities:

  • Member of the Manufacturing Leadership Team for medical cannabis cultivation
  • Project responsibility for the development, construction and implementation of a GMP production area (from design to Swissmedic approval)
  • Responsible for the daily processing operation and team (10+ employees)
  • Prepare, review, and/or approve internal SOPs and other GMP/GDP related documentation
  • Support the Head of Quality management and execute QA/QC activities
  • Qualification and Validation activities
  • Accountability for GMP compliance of batches produced in your area of responsibility
  • Responsible for IPCs and QC in internal or external laboratory

Education & Experience:

  • You have a background in biotechnology, biochemistry, biochemical or technical engineering, pharmaceutical science or similar disciplines
  • Relevant working experience in a Pharma environment and/or Drug Product Manufacturing is a plus
  • knowledge of drug product manufacturing, control, packaging and distribution procedures 
  • Experience in working in a GMP/GDP environment
  • Understanding of GACP (Good Agricultural and Collection Practice) is a plus
  • Professional experience in working with medicinal cannabis is a plus


  • Strong planning, prioritizing and organizational skills
  • Strong communication skills (fluent in German and English, verbal and in written)
  • Accurate working and documentation style
  • Analytical thinking and problem-solving ability
  • Independent and hands-on working style, team player, self-motivated, proactive and ability to deal with changes

The company offers you

  • An unique chance to be involved and leading in the process of developing and managing a new GMP processing facility.
  • Working in an inspiring environment with a good and enthusiastic team
  • Working for a pioneer within the European cannabis industry

Please send your CV, references and motivation.