Senior Formulation Scientist - new job in West Yorkshire, UK

Senior Formulation Scientist
  • Competitive
  • Permanent
  • West Yorkshire, England, UK West Yorkshire UK HD7 5QH
Job Ref: BBBH133851
Sector: Science
Sub-sector: Pharmaceuticals
Date Added: 12 September 2023
Are you an experienced formulation scientist looking to work with an established organisation providing a great route for career progression?

Title: Senior Scientist - Formulation (Liquids & Emulsions)

Location: Yorkshire

Employment Type: Permanent

Salary: Attractive salary depending on experience

We are currently working with a well-established pharmaceutical organisation specializing in generic pharmaceutical products, with a number of licensed medicines in the market. As the senior formulation scientist supporting the over the counter part of the group, this position is responsible for leading the end-to-end technical development of their product pipeline - from concept ideation, to claim support and finished product delivery.

The main duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Take ownership for input into the plan and execution of formulation product development, as per the mutually agreed whilst keeping all stakeholders updated, meeting deliverable as required.
  • Lead the experimentation, interpretation of data and reporting of results to quality standards.
  • Stay abreast of the product competitive landscape to identify opportunities and lead all investigations on new and existing products/raw materials with a view to creating and resolving formulation opportunities and challenges in a precise and timely manner.
  • Co-ordinate / prepare samples of prototype and lead formulations, including feasibility stability studies and /or analysis, and complete associated paperwork and taking the lead on technical decision making based on the data generated
  • Demonstrate understanding of the requirements for developing formulations across a range of product classifications, including cosmetic, medical devices and licensed medicines.

The successful Formulation Expert will hold a degree (or equivalent experience) in a scientific/engineering principle and will hold significant industrial experience in liquid or emulsion formulation, along with experience of working on licensed pharmaceutical products.

Interested? Or know someone who will be?

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If you are interested in this role and require more information, please contact Behruz Sheikh on 0161 868 2202 or email

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12/10/2023 10:50:21
GBP 33000.00 40000.00 Annum
Contact Consultant:
Behruz Sheikh

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