Senior Process Development Scientist

West Midlands Region
12 Oct 2017
13 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Scantec have a fantastic opportunity for a Senior or Principal Formulation Process Scientist for a growing Pharmaceutical Company in the East Midlands.

In this role you will optimise and scale-up processes for manufacturing.

Duties include:

- Develop scalable manufacturing processes and support downstream processing, with particular emphasis on scalable solid dose techniques.
- Manage transfer of processes from formulation development to GMP manufacturing
- Lead and coordinate the manufacture of clinical products in accordance with cGMP, agreed specifications and in-house Quality standards.
- Lead project teams.
- Write and review technical documentations such as technical reports, manufacturing batch records, protocols and risk assessments.
- Support in the procurement and validation of key solid dose processing equipment

Ideal candidates will be degree or PhD qualified in Pharmaceutical Sciences, Chemistry, Chemical Engineering or equivalent with extensive experience in drug product development of solid dosage forms. (Eg: Solid Dispersions, Spray-drying, Granulation, Milling, tablet-coating)
You will have a wide ranging knowledge of formulation development across several dosage forms, with excellent organisational, interpersonal and communication skills.

This is a brilliant opportunity someone looking to develop in a growing company to take on leadership responsibilities.

Apply now for further details

Scantec is the 2nd Largest Technical Agency in UK - Recruitment International Magazine 2016, and specialises in the Manufacturing, IT, Technical, Engineering and Scientific Sectors. Scantec provide highly qualified and experienced personnel in a compliant and professional manner on both a permanent and temporary assignment basis.

Due to the high volume of applications Scantec receives it is not always possible to acknowledge every application. Shortlisted applicants will be contacted within 28 days. If you dont hear from us within 28 days your application has not been shortlisted at this time, to be considered for future vacancies please register with us on our website