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Labs and QC Supervisor

Req ID:  27964
Posted on:  12 Sep 2023

Freetown (SL01), Sierra Leone

Department:  Customer Projects Deployment & Services
Job Family:  Value Chain



SICPA is an international company with its world headquarters in Switzerland, and a global presence over 5 continents. As global leader in security inks for banknotes, value documents and brand name goods, SICPA has developed a strong international position as creator of innovative security solutions. We provide a challenging environment and ongoing professional development for all our employees.

To strengthen our team in Sierra Leone, we are looking for a:

Laboratory and QC Supervisor




Administrative function, laboratory testing, QA/QC control, reporting the test results at a supervisory level.



Main Responsibilities: Laboratory Administrative

•    Able to perform all duties of a Lab technician.
•    Able to keenly supervise all duties performed by a Lab technician and compute a report if need be.
•    Overall management and supervision of all supervised staff members
•    Assist in the recruitment of new staff their department where needed.
•    Manage the training off all new recruited marking staff that they will supervise
•    Manage all laboratory related equipment under their supervision, keeping their proper record and inventory.
•    Plan, budget and request all relevant materials needed for the Laboratory



General / Other Activities

• Ensure that all SICPA policies, including those concerning Health, Safety Environmental protection and confidentiality are respected and adhered to.
•    Contribute to the development and maintenance of general policies, processes, and procedures for SICPA Sierra Leone.



Your profile

  • Degree or Higher National Diploma in a higher learning educational institution
    •    Minimum of 3 years of professional experience
    •    Experience within chemistry and laboratory industry is a plus
    •    Mathematical and excel knowledge
    •    Fluent in written and spoken English 


Personal qualities and abilities

•    Ability to work autonomously and under pressure
•    Demonstrated ownership of responsibilities
•    Focus on quality and results
•    Written and verbal communication
•    Use of Microsoft Excel and Word
•    Organized and efficient
•    Capable of working in a multicultural environment
•    Honest, Ethical 



This is a new role with therefore a new challenge and a great opportunity to work in a truly international environment and in a highly-motivated and friendly team.

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