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Associate Scientist/Analyst - Contract

Job Title: Associate Scientist/Analyst - Contract
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Cork
REF: 97298
Job Published: 2 months ago

Job Description

All applicants must have a working visa for Ireland for this contract role

Contact: Niamh Hlubek
Telephone: 086 8168298

Associate Scientist/Analyst - Contract

Our client, a pharmaceutical company in Cork are currently looking to recruit an Associate Scientist for their site on a contract basis.

The department is responsible for Tox release testing, Clinical release and stability testing for drug substance and drug product, and Stability Lifecycle management. The Clinical release & stability department in Cork, Ireland, is responsible for the analytical testing for biotechnology products.

  • Perform analytical and/or biochemical tests according to international pharmacopeial, regulatory and corporate standards in a timely and organized fashion.
  • Generate data and interpret results within required due dates for release and stability.
  • Perform data review.
  • Keep up to date with existing and new SOP’s and official documentation.
  • Contribute to proper use, calibration and maintenance of laboratory equipment.
  • Perform investigations, where required, for deviations, Out-of-Specification Results etc.
  • Perform sample management activities. Coordinate receipt and distribution of samples throughout the laboratories. Perform other duties as designated by Laboratory Management. Develop subject matter expertise on assigned analytical techniques.
  • Independently write/revise SOP’s or other official documentation and reports, when required.
  • Execute independently assigned projects.
  • Train / coach other analysts and new personnel.
  • Education and Experience/Competencies
  • A Bachelor Degree or Masters Qualification in Chemistry, Biology or a related field with knowledge of analytics and/or stability.
  • At least 2-3 years of industry experience.
  • Practical analytical laboratory experience in a GMP environment is required.
  • A good basic knowledge of some of the following techniques (SEC-HPLC, ELISA SDS-PAGE, Capillary SDS, Residual Moisture, pH, Turbidity and or Bioassays) is an advantage. A knowledge of Sample Management is an advantage. Experience with LIMS systems is desirable. High attention to detail.
  • Analytical skills to troubleshoot laboratory issues are an asset.
For further information on this Associate Scientist role in Cork please contact Niamh Hlubek 086 8168298 /

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