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Senior Formulation Scientist

Experience Dependent
Job Reference: J5634521
Updated On: 18/03/2021
Status: Now Interviewing
Hyper Recruitment Solutions
Sectors: Pharmaceutical, Contract Manufacturing Organisation

Skills: Chemistry - Formulation Pharma, Chemistry - Pre-Formulation

Job Information

Role Overview

We are currently looking for a Senior Formulation Scientist to join a leading pharmaceutical company based in the Kent area. As the Senior Formulation Scientist you will be involved in the pharmaceutical formulation development across a variety of dosage forms, working closely with customers within a contract manufacturing organisation.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

Your duties as the Senior Formulation Scientist will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as following:

1. Develop dosage forms for clinical trials, specials or commercial use; supervising in the assistance and manufacture of products under GMP conditions.

2. Review and carry out relevant in-process tests, yield calculations, product sampling and inspection; with responsibility for completion and approval of batch documentation in compliance of GMP and Client expectations.

3. Create, write, review and update manufacturing documentation, including SOP's and participate in quality investigations; proactively engaging in continuous improvement activities.

4. Manage the installation, qualification and validation of any new equipment; whilst effectively training others in systems, procedures, skills and techniques.

Role Requirements

To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Senior Formulation Scientist we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. Degree qualified in a pharmaceutical or chemistry discipline, holding a PhD would be advantageous.

2. Proven industry experience in a contract R&D pharmaceutical environment with project and line management, in addition to GLP documentation requirements of a QC lab.

3. A working knowledge and practical experience with the drug development life-cycle and solid dosage forms.

Key Words: Scientist / Formulation / Chemistry / Pharmaceutical / CMO / Dosage Forms / Solid Dose / Validation / Clinical Trials / Specials / Batch Documentation / GLP / QC / Drug Development
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DisclaimerHyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd (HRS) is an Equal Opportunities employer who are certified by Investors in People for our talent development. We welcome applications for any applicant who fulfil the role requirements for this position. HRS is a company exclusively supporting the science and technology sectors, and is made up of a collaboration of recruitment processionals and scientists. We look forward to helping you with your next career moves.