Health Respiratory Extension Associate / Senior Associate

Location
Kingston upon Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire
Salary
Competitive Package
Posted
Sep 19, 2016
Closes
Oct 17, 2016
Ref
HUL001KY
Discipline
Clinical, Medical
Result Type
Jobs
Position Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Purpose

As part of the global Respiratory R&D team, we have an opportunity for an R&D Associate / Senior Associate to join our dynamic and fast-paced team. The role involves product development of licenced medicines and medical devices, so it ideally suited for a candidate who is looking to expand their product development knowledge.

You will be based at our East Yorkshire site which is currently undergoing a £100M+ investment to create a truly best-in-class global R&D facility.

Responsibilities 

  • Leading projects within the team, ensuring all analytical and formulation aspects of the development are effectively managed, from lab scale through to full-scale trials.
  • Leading formulation development including new product formats and actives.
  • Delivering updates to the product teams and communicating results to senior management.
  • Managing resource within the team to ensure that project timings are met.
  • Ensuring all activities within the team are performed to the relevant standards (including GMP, ISO13485).

Qualifications/Experience 

  • MSc/BSc in chemistry or related discipline and proven track record in a product development role.
  • Results orientated, entrepreneurial and self-motivated with an ability to evaluate and take risks.
  • Strong intellectual curiosity and an ability to think out of the box.

You will be working in a team of driven and passionate scientists, committed to developing our powerful and successful brands including Strepsils, Nurofen Cold & Flu, Lemsip, Delsym, Cepacol and the largest US OTC brand, Mucinex.