Development Scientist - Surrey

  • Salary: 25,000 - 30,000
  • REF Number: 00032380
  • Consultant: Julie Marshall
  • Contact: 01438 723500
  • Date Published: 31.03.2015
  • Closed Date: 19.08.2015
  • Sector: Fast Moving Consumer Goods
  • Location: Home Counties, London, South East
  • Discipline: Research And Development

Julie Marshall at CK Science is recruiting for a Formulation Development Scientist to join an NPD department for a company in the Healthcare industry at their site based in Surrey on a contract basis until August 2015.

The main purpose of the role will be to:

Develop formulations and provide evaluations of materials and products, at all stages of the development process. Deliver work of high scientific standard to develop formulations and test methods to deliver the new product development pipeline.

Further responsibilities will include:

The design of experiments and carry out scientific work with an awareness of state-of-the-art technology, as well as creating research plans to fit overall project objectives. Contributing to one or more projects in support of departmental plans. Ensuring all work is conducted following good scientific practice and Good Manufacturing Practice (where required). Being responsible for the development and implementation of the technical transfer of methods or processes.

In order to be considered for this role, you will be required to have the following qualifications, skills and experience:

BSc degree, (or equivalent) and/or experience, in a science/healthcare related discipline. Formulation development of conventional liquid, or semi-solid, dosage forms, and/or execution of analytical methods, such as ion chromatography, HPLC, GC is preferred. You will be a clear communicator in both oral and written forms with both internal departments and external organisations. You will possess the ability to take initiative, think and work independently, problem-solve, work effectively in teams and multitask.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a global company in the Surrey region.

For more information or to apply for this position, please contact Julie Marshall on 01438 723500 or email jmarshall@ckscience.co.uk. Alternatively, please click on the link below to apply online now.

CK Science is an Equal Opportunities employer who 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 ST32380 in all correspondence.

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