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Science Pharmaceutical and Food

Associate Scientist/Analyst - Normal - Cork

Contract Type: Self Employed Contractor
Location: Cork
Date: 20/02/2018
Job Reference: 93142

Job Description

Contact: Caroline Kingston
Telephone: 0868395531

Associate Scientist/Analyst – Normal

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

Main duties and responsibilities:
  • Apply analytical knowledge to interpretation of generated data and ensure high quality of the delivered results working with senior colleagues in AD.
  • Overall release and stability management of product(s) according to portfolio: Evaluate chemical and physical trends. Assist in drawing conclusions on shelf-life, retest period and storage instructions under the guidance of the Scientific Integrator.
  • Participate in projects as single point of contact building product stability expertise.
  • Takes Lead on critical Lab Continuous Improvement projects and/or serve as representative on cross functional/Process teams.
  • Write SOP’s, protocols, reports and IMPD/IND regulatory filing documents.
  • Proactively identifies and drives process improvements.
  • Acts as subject matter expert on assigned analytical techniques..
  • Presents technical analytical data clearly and concisely to customers, i.e., internal and external regulatory inspections.
  • Keeps abreast of analytical technology and compliance trends.
  • Execute assigned NME transfer programs and related projects.

Key Skills and Competencies required:
  • Innovative solutions/technical skills to troubleshoot laboratory issues.
  • Customer focus and results and performance driven
  • Sense of Urgency
  • Ability to work well within team structures and provide leadership.
  • Solid knowledge of physical, chemical and biological techniques is required.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good scientific and technical writing skills

Education and Experience:
  • A minimum of a Bachelor's degree in Biology, Pharmacy or related scientific field is required
  • At least 3 years’ experience or related post graduate academic experience is required.
  • Knowledgeable of FDA/EMEA regulatory requirements applicable to biologics and/or pharmaceuticals.
  • Practical analytical laboratory experience in a GMP environment is required.

For further information on this Associate Scientist/Analyst role in Cork please contact Caroline Kingston on 0868395531 /
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