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104596 - Analytical Technical Scientist - Mayo

Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Mayo
Date: 15/08/2019
Job Reference: 104596
Contact Name: Clara Burke
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Job Description

Analytical Technical Scientist - Mayo - 104596
Analytical Technical Scientist - Mayo

Our client, a pharmaceutical company in Mayo are currently looking to recruit an Analytical Technical Scientist for their site.

  • Analytical transfer of methods
  • Scheduling of all transfer and validation/ qualification paperwork reviews and write ups
  • Ensure routine lab duties including critical reagent qualifications, inventory management and equipment maintenance are scheduled and performed for anything related to Long Acting Injectable
  • Interdepartmental co-ordination - facilitates product release, drive completion of defined projects etc.
Education and Experience
  • B.Sc. or Master’s Degree in Biological Science with a minimum of 4 years GMP experience
  • Practical experience of Biological Assays and basic lab techniques
  • Bioassay/ Cell Culture is essential for this role
  • Sound scientific/practical understanding of Biological based methods
  • Co-ordination of daily, weekly and monthly finite schedules
Essential Skills, Experience, and Competencies
  • Working Knowledge and hand on with Biological assays of all types
  • Knowledge of phases of development and requirements for each phase of drug Development
  • Proven problem solving ability
  • Clear communication skills
  • Ability to lead and drive a group to meet timelines
  • Technical writing
  • Willingness to up-skill and collaborate
  • Experience interacting with other departments/teams at local and corporate level
  • Support NPI activities and lead various aspects to ensure all necessary processes and procedures are in place to be audit ready.
  • Experience with GMP regulatory inspections.
  • Experience of managing & coordinating analytical method transfer activities.
  • Experience with interacting in project teams at a local/global/corporate level.

For further information on this Analytical Technical Scientist role in Mayo please contact Clara Burke on 086-8168273/

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