Formulations Scientist – Pharmaceuticals – based in North East, UK

Our client, a manufacturer of a wide range of pharmaceutical and healthcare products based in the North East of England, is currently looking for a Formulation Development Scientist to join their team.

The main purpose of this Formulations Scientist role will be to work on the process and product development of new and existing product lines. You will formulate products into suitable dosage formats and manufacture lab-scale formulations for investigational work. This will involve liaison with other departments on a project basis, carrying out process optimisation studies to identify critical process parameters and preparing protocols and reports with recommendations.

Further responsibilities of this Formulations Scientist role include:

  • Generating, recording and assessing the quality and validity of data generated and drawing conclusions from this data.
  • Providing formulation expertise for site concern note root cause exercises.
  • Training others in the use of laboratory equipment, procedures and methods.
  • Identifying suitable suppliers and contractors for progression of projects
  • Remaining aware of developments within the formulation science field.

The successful candidate will be educated to degree level in a Life Sciences discipline. To be considered, you must also have a minimum of three years experience in a formulations role in pharmaceuticals, cosmetics or food, with proven experience in product development processes. Knowledge of GLP and GMP is also required, together with the ability to drive projects and effectively analyse data.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Formulations Scientist to develop their career with a global pharmaceutical manufacturing company that operates on a worldwide basis.

To hear more about this Formulations Scientist role, please contact Lorna Crombie on 0191 3848905 or email, quoting reference DH19050 in all correspondence.

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