Senior Director of Formulation

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JOB DESCRIPTION

A leading pharmaceutical company is currently seeking a Senior Director of Formulation to join their team. The role will be challenging but also highly rewarding and this leader will be a key voice in the company. For the right executive, this is a fantastic opportunity with great growth prospects. Job responsibilities include:

1) Develop new products and reformulate existing products
2) Design and implement experiments and supervise other Formulation scientists
3) Manage projects and collaborate with internal departments and external stakeholders
4) Develop proprietary and suspension products for topical or oral applications
5) Conduct experimental design and execute lab scale batches
6) Perform initial stability studies
7) Evaluate and select active and inactive raw materials and packaging components
8) Conduct compatibility studies, including product contact studies
9) Support analytical method validation programs
10) Identify cost savings and improvement opportunities
11) Contribute new product development ideas
12) Execute R&D formulation-related tasks
13) Oversee laboratory batch records and identify manufacturing corrections
14) Conduct literature and patent searches and identify new formulation strategies
15) Utilize design of experiments for product development activities
16) Prioritize and manage multiple projects

CRITICAL REQUIREMENTS

  • 1) A university degree is required. Although all candidates are welcome and encouraged to apply, preference will be given to those with degrees in a relevant field
    2) Appropriate full-time work experience is mandatory (no students or fresh graduates please)
    3) Recent experience in the pharmaceutical industry is strongly preferred
    4) Preference will be given to candidates with recent experience in formulation

    This position is critical to the team and requires a talent who is both driven and highly skilled. We are looking for real go-getters here, so if you are both qualified and ready to make an impact, please apply ASAP!

COMPANY INFORMATION

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JOB INFORMATION

Seniority Level:
Director / VP
Function:
  R&D / Science
Preferred Industry Background:
 
Managing a team of:
N/A
Required Travel:

Base Salary:
Confidential
Bonus:
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