Principal Formulation Scientist

West Midlands Region
40000.00 - 50000.00 GBP Annual + GBP40000 - GBP50000/annum
03 Feb 2017
17 Feb 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Role: Principal Scientist - Formulation

Role Type: Permanent

Location: East Midlands

Salary: Highly Competitive

The Role:

- Responsible for the performance of multiple formulation development and manufacturing projects and project teams
- Direct/Lead formulation development experiments and manufacture clinical trial material
- Ensure projects are delivered to the agreed quality standards, meet Client expectations, timelines and documented correctly
- Responsible for all project communication, planning and scheduling of activities
- Provide Formulation expertise at internal and client meetings
- Write / review / approve BMR`s, protocols, technical documents and SOP`s
- Ensure that quality system documentation are managed and maintained
- Manage and mentor staff and their performance

The Ideal Candidate:

- A degree and typically 5+ years` experience in a relevant technical area, or equivalent.
- Strong pharmaceutical development /manufacturing experience for a range of formulation types and processes (topical formulations, orals, inhalation products and size reduction)
- Experience in the development of a range of formulations and manufacturing processes.
- Previous experience managing projects/clients is essential
- Previous experience in a team leader role or experience supervising staff members is essential
- Significant GMP knowledge

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