Formulation Scientist

Job Title: Formulation Scientist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cheshire, England
Salary: Well paid.
Start Date: 2018-09-30
Reference: BH-90553-1
Contact Name: Charles Leach
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 01, 2018 08:45

Job Description

Formulation Scientist – Permanent – Cheshire

Formulation. Solutions, Emulsions, Suspensions. Process development. Scale-up. NPD. GMP. GLP. Pharmaceuticals.

The development and manufacturing of pharmaceuticals is a highly complex procedure, and their chemical breakdown and formulation lies at the heart of the product. My client, a world leader in pharmaceuticals is looking the addition of a Formulation Scientist to join their expanding New Product Development. This exciting position will cover the development of sterile inhalation and ophthalmic drug products.

Formulation Scientist Key Responsibilities:

  • Conduct formulation development on a range of different projects with a wide range of dosage forms; Solutions, Emulsion, Suspension formulations including sterile inhalation and ophthalmic products.
  • Transfer formulations and manufacturing processes into GMP manufacturing
  • Oversee the manufacturing activities for registration batches to support regulatory submissions
  • Assist manufacturing operations in problem solving, investigations and corrective actions for registration and scale up batches
  • Write experimental protocols, validation criteria and reports
Formulation Scientist Key Requirements:
  • Possess a BSc minimum in a Life Science degree, preferably chemistry related.
  • Experienced in formulation science in a GMP R&D pharmaceutical environment.
  • Be enthused by Quality by Design
  • Proficient in statistical techniques such as DOE with a focus on formulation development, problem solving, scale-up, etc in a pharmaceutical environment
  • Excellent communication and organisation skills, with the ability to work well in a team.
This is a permanent position which is immediately available. The successful candidate can expect a competitive salary package, along with the opportunity to join a world leader in global pharmaceutical productions.

Please call Charles on 01619427163 for more information on applying.