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Formulation Scientist

Oxfordshire   •  Negotiable  •  Permanent, Full time

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Working for CPL Life Sciences I developed my expertise around the Scientific Industry within the UK market. I am helping Scientists & Professionals to become the future of our society by finding them the right career pathway that highlights their full potential.

Job Title: Formulation Scientist (contract 12 months)

Location: Oxford, UK

Salary: Attractive salary + Benefits

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The following requirements are essential for this position:

  • Full right to work in the UK
  • Background in recombinant protein or antibody formulation, analytical development or protein characterization.


CPL Life Sciences is collaborating with global biotech specialised in the development and commercialisation of new generation immunotherapies designed to treat a broad range of diseases, including cancer, infections and autoimmune diseases.


Our Client values a good life-work balance and healthy work environment, supporting a well inclusive and diverse culture where every individual is encouraged and motivated to fulfil and perform at their full potential. It is a place that allows every individual to grow and progress not only within their field of expertise but also expose them to new knowledge and experience.


As a Formulation Scientist, you will be responsible for leading and directing the design of formulation strategies and experiments. This role will be covering the early studies of formulation excipient screening, CMC process, drug substance and drug product through final patient delivery systems, supporting the progress of clinical programs as well as the clinical and regulatory teams.


  • Maintaining records of all work by completing laboratory notebooks.
  • Conducting experiments, observing, interpreting and responding to results.
  • Ensuring that laboratory equipment is operated in accordance with safety and risk guidelines.
  • Operating in accordance with the Companys Health and Safety policies, especially within a laboratory environment.
  • Maintaining and increasing technical knowledge in relevant fields through self-study, observation, attending relevant conferences and training courses.


  • Essential: MSc or PhD. Inbio-manufacturing,protein engineering, biochemistry, molecular biologyor related discipline
  • Proven knowledge of formulation development in industrial setting.
  • Background in recombinant protein or antibody formulation, analytical development or protein characterization.
  • Experience in:

    • Formulation strategies
    • Formulation studies.
    • Electrophoretic or chromatographic assays.


  • Experience in process development for production of biologics, conjugation of biomolecules and/or lyophilisation development of Biotherapeutics.
  • Familiarity with biopharmaceutical stability study principles and drug delivery formats.

If you are looking for an opportunity to enhance your experience, broaden your career horizons and change the future apply today.


  • Agency: Cpl Life Sciences
  • Reference: JO-2203-488995
  • Posted: 27th July 2022
  • Expires: 24th August 2022

Cpl Life Sciences

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