Formulation Scientist

Burlington, ON

  • 2021-07-02
  • Our client is a pharmaceutical company that treats mental and physical disorders. They are on a mission to become a global pharmaceutical leader in therapeutic products and are looking for a Formulation Scientist in the GTA.

    General Responsibilities:
    • Lead in the development of novel drug formulation, drug delivery technologies and products.
    • Assist with scale-up from development to production quantities.
    • Provide Director Pharmaceutical Research and Development with investigational summary reports on an as needed basis.
    • Maintain compliance to all health and safety standards, GMPs, and regulatory requirements.
    • Establish milestones, timelines, and deliverables for product development.
    • Ensure all analytical facilities, equipment and procedures are maintained and operated according to applicable regulatory requirements and SOPs.
    • Provide leadership and direction to Analytical R&D laboratory personnel for all laboratory activities.

    Requirements:
    • Either Ph.D. in Pharmaceutical Sciences, Pharmacy, Chemistry, Chemical Engineering or equivalent with 5+ years’ experience in Pharma, Biopharma industry.
    • Or Master’s degree in Pharmaceutical Sciences or equivalent with 7+ years’ experience in Pharma, Biopharma industry
    • Excellent computer, documentation, communication, and organizational skills required.
    • Must have strong attention to detail, strong problem-solving skills, as well as the ability to work in a cross-functional team environment with multi-tasking abilities.
    • Ability to travel on periodic basis.
    • Hands on experience with pharmaceutical process equipment setup, operation and troubleshooting is required.
    • Excellent knowledge of biopharmaceutics, solubility studies, dissolution, bioavailability and overall pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics.

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    We thank all interested applicants, however, only the candidates chosen for an interview will be contacted.