Deputy Production Manager

This position is based in Corsham, Wiltshire.

Deputy Production Manager

Corsham, Wiltshire


(Permanent – 37.5 hours per week on a shift rota)


“Do you want to work for an organisation that makes life-changing pharmaceuticals? 

If yes then read on…”

Due to the expansion of our site and services we are currently recruiting a Deputy Production Manager. Are you passionate about making a difference to patient lives? Are you dedicated to improving company processes? If so you could join our friendly, dynamic team in the development of our capacity and capability to manufacture our products so that we can deliver them to hospitals and patients homes across the UK and beyond.  This is an exciting position to support our company strategy and ensure that we continue to deliver an exceptional service to the business and our customers.

You will have a range of key responsibilities within the team to include:

The successful candidate will need to have a minimum of 5 years’ experience working within a pharmaceutical manufacturing environment, and a minimum of 3 years’ within a Supervisory / Management role.  An NCFE / BTech Pharmaceutical Sciences qualification or equivalent and experience of process improvements within a pharma manufacturing environment.


In return we offer rewards and benefits including:

Nestled in the heart of the West Country with easy access to the World Heritage City of Bath, and with great transport links to London and private education you can experience an unparalleled quality of life in a company that also has a zero-carbon status.  Commit to excellence, join our team “Where patients come first”.

About the company

The Qualasept Pharmaxo Holdings Limited (QPHL) Group operates within the pharmaceutical aseptic compounding, clinical homecare and laboratory services sectors.

Qualasept Ltd t/a Bath ASU produces over 3,000 aseptically compounded injectable pharmaceutical products each day for hospitals and patients across the UK who are fighting cancer, living with chronic disease or in need of pain relief. Through our scientific and technology capabilities, the team continuously develops new and innovative methods to improve our products and services.

Pharmaxo Pharmacy Services Limited is a growing clinical homecare provider in an expanding market offering greater convenience to patients whilst delivering efficiencies to the NHS.

Microgenetics Ltd is a microbiological services business currently in its developmental stage. Its aim is to bring to market innovative microbiological testing and monitoring services, methodologies and technologies in the pharmaceutical manufacturing and clinical/diagnostics sectors.

The QPHL Group now includes over 260 people with a leading edge turnover greater than £190 million.

We have invested in a new, multi-million pound manufacturing facility and offices in Corsham, Wiltshire – offering an unrivalled opportunity in a successful and expanding company with a great team spirit.

How to apply

If you would like a full job description for this position or would like to apply with covering letter and CV detailing what experience, knowledge and skills you could bring to this role, please email

Closing date for completed applications is – Friday 11th October 2019.  Interviews will take place on – Monday 21st October 2019