Analytical Development Team Leader - Oxfordshire

  • Salary: £40,000 - £45,000
  • REF Number: 00045069
  • Consultant: Jason Johal
  • Contact: 01438 842963
  • Date Published: 22.03.2019
  • Sector: Pharmaceutical
  • Location: South East, Oxon/Wilts
  • Discipline: Analytical Chemistry

Jason at CK Science is currently recruiting for an Analytical Development Team Leader to join an industry-leading pharma services solutions company for drug development, clinical trial logistics and commercial manufacturing. Based in Oxfordshire this role is offered on a full time permanent basis and comes with a salary of £40,000 - £45,000 + benefits.

The Company: With more than 40 locations around the world, the company can provide integrated, end-to-end capabilities across all phases of development, including API, biologics, formulation, clinical trials solutions, logistics services and commercial manufacturing. Their global leadership is built on a reputation for scientific and technical excellence which includes specialized capabilities for highly potent and controlled substances, aseptic filling and lyophilization, complex formulations, solubility enhancement and difficult-to-manufacture APIs. They also offer integrated services for drug development that aligns development of drug substance and drug product in a coordinated drive toward proof of concept that can reduce development timelines.

The Role: The main purpose of this role will be to manage, co-ordinate and implement the development of analytical methodologies for the analysis of pharmaceutical materials, procured from, or manufactured on behalf of, the clients. Mainly for solid oral dose product, you will assume responsibility for the analytical activities of assigned projects, will oversee the execution of project and functional activities as required and will represent the function on client project teams.

Other duties will include the validation and application of analytical methods to drug substance and drug product samples in support of development projects ensuring that all current Company SOPs, cGMP, cGLP, safety requirements, corporate quality standards and client agreed project commitments are achieved. You will also assume delegated responsibility for the development and training of and planning within the team, and for maintaining compliant processes within the laboratory.

Your Background: With a degree, MSc or PhD in a relevant subject (or equivalent) and experience gained within industry of Analytical Development you will also be skilled in team management. You must have experience of a wide array of analytical techniques (HPLC, GC, Dissolution, Empower Chromatography etc.) as though the main focus will be on supporting client project investigations a portion of your time may be at the bench / training & developing.

If successful you will be joining a company with more than 12,000 scientific and professional staff and over 40 years of experience. As a leading global CDMO, they deliver unrivalled quality, reliability and compliance to more than 400 clients globally.

For more information or to apply for this position, please contact Jason Johal on 01438 723500 or email Alternatively, please click on the link below to apply online now. Please note that your CV should show exact dates of employment (month and year) and any gaps of a month or more should be explained.

CK Group is an Equal Opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all who meet our selection criteria.

If you do not hear back from us within 5 working days of your application for this role, it means that on this occasion you have not been shortlisted for the next stage of the recruitment campaign. Entitlement to work in the EEA is essential. Please quote reference 45069 in all correspondence

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