About Us

Quantum Pharmaceutical is a service-led, niche pharmaceutical developer, manufacturer and supplier to the retail pharmacy, pharmaceutical wholesaler, and hospital and homecare markets.

Quantum Pharmaceutical is the UK’s leading manufacturer and supplier of unlicensed medicines and hard-to-source products, we offer an unrivalled range, backed by expert knowledge and exceptional customer service. We employ more than 210 people including pharmacists, skilled technicians, procurement, warehouse and customer services staff.

With an expansive portfolio of products, we’re a trusted partner to most of the UK’s largest pharmacy chains, pharmaceutical wholesalers, hospitals, group and independent pharmacies and dispensing doctors.

The role of the Scheduler will be to take lead on all scheduling activities within Aseptic Services.

Key Responsibilities:

· To create, maintain and share effective schedules covering employees, equipment and materials in line with forecasts

· Managing capacity planning and resources to ensure products are completed On Time and In Full

· Provide quick response to resource issues

· Identify opportunities to manufacture & release more efficiently through effective scheduling

· Ensure bottlenecks are identified and escalated as appropriate

· Host regular planning meeting with relevant Customer Service, Production & Quality staff

· Demonstrate the ability to balance the needs of the business and the needs of the customer

· Administration & Archiving Duties

· To follow, promote and enforce relevant SOPs, Job Aids and Company policies and procedures

· To proactively support the businesses operation by helping in other departments which may be busier than your own at a particular time

Role Requirements:

· Experience of operating in a similar role is required

· Demonstrable experience of working autonomously and making decisions

· Confident dealing with managers and employees at all levels

· Experience working in pharmaceutical / healthcare / life sciences industry advantageous

· English and Mathematics GCSE grades A-C (or equivalent)

Highly computer literate; experience operating with all Microsoft Office software

We offer the following benefits:

· 27 days annual leave per annum, plus Bank Holidays (Pro Rata)

· Pension Scheme (Salary Sacrifice – employee and employer contributions)

· Eye Care Vouchers

· Death in Service Benefit

· Free on-site car parking

· Hot beverages, milk and fruit juice including bread, butter and spreads provided

· Fruit provided, twice weekly

This is a full time position, Monday to Friday 37.5 hours per week.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £25,000.00 per year


  • Company events
  • Discounted or free food
  • Referral programme
  • Sick pay


  • 8 hour shift

COVID-19 considerations:
We continue to comply with Government recommendations and guidelines.

Application question(s):

  • Do you have any similar experience?


  • Supply Chain: 1 year (preferred)

Application deadline: 04/02/2022

Job Category: Production
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Burnopfield

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