Formulation Development Scientist - Kent

Location
Kent, England
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
Sep 21, 2016
Closes
Oct 19, 2016
Ref
lg36545646
Contact
Lauren Gripton
Result Type
Jobs
Position Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Formulation Development Chemist - Kent

A global Contract Research Organisation is seeking a Formulation Development Scientist to join their team. The organisation provide top class drug discovery, development and analytical lab services to the Pharmaceutical, Biotech and Med Device industries. They have a fantastic reputation in the market and are continually expanding at an impressive rate, so it is an ideal time to be joining them.

As a Formulation Development Scientist you will be responsible for the development of commercial dosage forms and clinical formulations. Key accountabilites will include-

-Designing clinical and commercial formulations- tablets, capsules, suspensions etc. Common formulations will include oral and intravenous dosage forms.
- Experimental design for final formulation component selection.
-Use of small scale manufacturing technologies- blending, granulations, milling encapsulation, lyphilisation etc.
-Measuring key formulation and API properties.
-Assessing stability of commercial formulations.
-Develop protocols for the manufacture of formulations at clinical manufacturing sites.
-Preparing equipment and materials for experiments.
-Meeting the client's requirements at all times and dealing with client queries.

To be considered for this position candidates must be educated to a minimum BSc level in a scientific subject. This will be coupled with strong experience of formulation development of clinical and commercial dosage forms.You must have a good understanding of the requirements to work in a GMP or GCP environment. The company are considering Formulation Scientists from graduate level with 1-5 years industry experience, and also PhD Scientists of whom their current research is focused on commercial formulations.

This is fantastic opportunity to join a global company and in return they are offering a competitive package to attract the best candidates. For further information please contact myself, Lauren Gripton, of Paramount Recruitment, on +44 (0) 121 616 3465.

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