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Project Scientist

Nottinghamshire   •  Permanent, Full time

Due to company expansion, we are currently have an opportunity available for a Project Scientist to join a leading pharmaceutical company based in the Nottinghamshire area. As the Project Scientist you will work closely alongside our Project Management team supporting all project set-up activities within Pharmaceutical Sciences and you will interact with clients from the initiation of the programme.

This is a client-facing role. You will be working with a multifunctional team, therefore you will be required to work and communicate effectively across different areas of the business. Being able to build strong working relationships and to collaborate with colleagues and clients is key to being successful in this position.


Your duties as the Project Scientist will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. Leading the product development team, and technical expert oversight throughout project lifecycle
Communication of technical progress to clients

2. Ensuring the timely completion of development plans and reports, analytical qualification protocol, reports and laboratory write-ups.

3. Formulation development aspects of the development programmes and the ensuring the provision of draft batch records to manufacturing operations.

4. Ensuring smooth transition of programmes to GMP Operations including the provision of batch records and draft IMP labels.

5. Supporting the project set-up activities within Pharmaceutical Sciences.

6. Writing and review of analytical and formulation test protocols and reports.

7. Identification of excipients and preparation of relevant specifications relating to study requirements.

8. Training of new/existing staff.

9. Writing and updating SOPs and analytical methods.

10. Investigation / review / and completion of deviations and CAPAs where appropriate.


To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Project Scientist we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. Relevant degree in a scientific related discipline (eg. pharmacy, pharmaceutical science, formulation science, chemistry).

2. In addition, you should be able to demonstrate some CMC or study lead / study director experience.

3. Excellent project management, teamwork and communication skills.

Key Words: pharmaceutical, chemistry, development, manufacturing, CMC, pharmacy

Hyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd (HRS) is an Equal Opportunities employer who are certified by Investors in People for talent development. We therefore welcome applications for any interested parties who fulfil the role requirements for this position. HRS is a company exclusively supporting the science and technology sectors, and is made up of a collaboration of recruitment professionals and scientists. We look forward to helping you with your next career moves.

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

  • Agency: Hyper Recruitment Solutions
  • Reference: J5636618
  • Posted: 16th June 2022
  • Expires: 14th July 2022

Hyper Recruitment Solutions

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