Senior Formulation Scientists

Marketplace Technical
From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
03 Aug 2017
19 Aug 2017
Leading Pharmaceutical Developer is currently recruiting for 2 Senior Formulation Scientists (topical pharmaceutical development). One role will have a more technical focus whilst the other will also include managerial duties. Reporting into the Senior Director of Formulation Development, the role responsibilities will include: Formulation of NCE (new chemical entities) and widely used API’s into a range of topical dosage forms (semi-solids, liquids, aerosols and patches) taking into consideration early process assessment to enable seamless transfer of developed products through to process development Providing technical support and trouble-shooting advice to both the formulation development research and development team and the project managers. Providing client support subsequent to, during and post projects Creating strategies for the formulation development team and having a global understanding of the on-going projects to ensure the most efficient, risk adverse and timely process Mentoring and training of the formulation development team (one of roles) Requirements: Extensive experience of formulation development Relevant scientific degree Experience in topical semi-solids and/or inhalation highly desirable Experience of other dosage forms (solid dosage or liquid orals) considered Ability to function in a fast paced research and development CRO Strong leadership skills essential (for one of roles) Biologics experience highly desirable Ability to make and implement decisions In-depth understanding of the development of formulations from raw drug material to a commercially viable formulation This is an excellent opportunity to join a large, UK and US based pharmaceutical CRO who are currently undergoing a period of substantial growth. This job was originally posted as