Company client is working alongside their Pharmaceutical client based in Livingston to recruit an Analytical Development Scientist on an initial 6 month contract. This role has the possibility of extension or being made permanent for the right individual.
In this role you will be responsible for conducting analysis, stability studies, development, validation and transfer of methods.
The ideal candidate will therefore have a pharmaceutical analysis background and have gained experience within a cGMP, FDA and MHRA regulated environment.
Other key responsibilities include:
Conduct analysis to support formulation development.
Analyse and report data accurately in a clear and concise manner.
Perform method development and validation or transfer analysis.
Compilation of customer/client reports.
Conduct data and write-up checking of reports generated by other laboratory personnel.
Results oriented with a positive outlook and clear focus on high quality output: Solid planning and organizational ability; Reliable, tolerant and dependable: Comfortable dealing with senior managers and customers: Enjoy working in a fast, stimulating environment. Goal-oriented: Able to work under pressure and meet deadlines; Excellent communication/ presentation skills. Able to get on with others and be a team player, but is equally comfortable working independently.
Specific Job Skills:
A science degree in a relevant scientific discipline.
Direct experience with data analysis.
An understanding of the technical and practical skills involved stability studies, method development, transfer and validation.
Proven ability to work to key regulatory and compliance requirements.
Good knowledge of the use of analytical techniques in particular HPLC, Dissolution, KF and Gas Chromatography would be advantageous.
Able to communicate well via written media with specific emphasis on report writing.
Able to work with minimal supervision.