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Formulation Development Manager

Kent   •  Permanent, Full time

CK Group are currently recruiting for a Formulation Manager, with prior solid dosage form/ tablets experience to join a global pharmaceutical company. The role is based at their UK site in London/Kent on a permanent basis, but can be a hybrid one with some level of flexible working.

The Company:
A world leader that designs and supports advanced coating systems, modified release technologies and functional excipients for pharmaceutical dosage forms.

The Role:
- To lead formulation development activity for customers
- Support early-stage solid oral dose formulation development and provide guidance and practical support to customers on formulation, regulatory and technical challenges.
- This roles involves significant customer interface including travel to customer sites, discussing project requirements, supporting promotional activity, prospecting for new customers and identifying new opportunities.
- To provide technical leadership to colleagues on formulation best practices

Your Background:
- Degree qualified, ideally with a PhD in a Pharmaceutical Sciences related discipline with industry experience
- Proven formulation team leader with solid oral dosage experience in pre-formulation and material science with hands-on lab experience formulating novel drug substances at a small scale (5 years+).
- Knowledge of development pharmaceutics and understanding of how drug substance physical / chemical attributes affect formulation development options
- Understanding of processes for oral solid dosage forms with proven ability to lead discussions on technology selection
- Experience with standard pharmaceutical techniques such as direct compression, granulation, roller compaction, encapsulation and tablet coating.
- Experience working with a CRO to support pre-clinical formulation development and progression to clinical trials

Entitlement to work in the UK is essential. Please quote reference 51913.

You must have the right to work in the UK. Learn more

  • Agency: CK Group
  • Contact: Naynesh Mistry
  • Phone: 01246 457700
  • Reference: 51913
  • Posted: 13th October 2021
  • Expires: 10th November 2021

CK Group

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