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Formulation Scientist

West Sussex   •  Permanent, Full time

CK Group are recruiting for a Formulation Scientist on behalf of an innovative drug development organisation, to be based at their site in Burgess Hill on a permanent basis.
Formulation Scientist Role:
Your duties will include:

  • Preparation of a range of formulation types (e.g. suspensions, emulsions, granules and powders) using specialist laboratory scale equipment.
  • Conducting larger pilot production studies in preparation for full scale manufacture.
  • Performing and recording detailed physical property measurements and assessments of storage stability under a range of temperature conditions in accordance with the relevant study plans, guidelines and crop protection directives.
  • Performing and recording detailed physical/chemical assessments of formulation characteristics to determine the acceptability of formulations.
  • Accurately record data from all studies in benchbooks, pro-formas, databases and spreadsheets and check data quality to look for trends (e.g. shelf life).
  • Maintaining all formulations laboratory resources and equipment to an acceptable standard.

Your Background:
To be considered for the position you should have the following skills and experience:

  • Experience of spray drying and tablet pressing/ processing would be required.
  • Qualified to MSc level (or possess equivalent experience) in a relevant chemistry or pharmaceutical based discipline.
  • Experience in the production of oral solid dose tablets.

For more information or to apply for this Formulation Scientist position, please contact Sarah Farrow on 0191 3706486 or sfarrow@ckgroup.co.uk, quoting job ref 50153.

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  • Agency: CK Group
  • Contact: Sarah Farrow
  • Phone: 0191 384 8906
  • Reference: 50153
  • Posted: 18th March 2021
  • Expires: 15th April 2021

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