R&D Formulator

Location: Galway, Republic of Ireland Salary:
Sector: R+D/Project Management Type: Permanent

A leading provider of human and animal generic pharmaceutical products are now seeking a R&D Formulator to join our R&D team in Galway.

This is a key role in the research and development area reporting to the R&D Manager, ensuring high standards of R&D formulations at all times. This includes the developing and scale-up of solid dosage and liquid dosage and semi-solid/oral paste formulations for the European and global markets.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Carry out the responsibility of formulation development and all related project activities.
  2. Develop commercially viable formulations and processes for solid, liquid and semi-solid/oral paste dosage forms.
  3. Demonstrate initiative in idea generation, experimental design and write reports with minimal consultation.
  4. Prepare reports and technical data for regulatory submissions
  5. Prepare batch documentation for GMP pilot batch manufacture and process validation
  6. Comply with all aspects of cGMP, safety and environmental regulations and company policies.
  7. Perform other duties as assigned by R&D Manager

Person Specification:

  • The successful candidate will hold a minimum of a scientific Bachelor's degree (Chemistry / Pharmacy) and a minimum of 5 years of relevant industry experience
  • Knowledge and experience in the development of solid and liquid dosage form process development and scale up is essential for this role.
  • Proven experience in the formulation of oral solid dosage forms, liquids and semi-solid products.
  • A thorough knowledge of GMP and ICH fundamentals

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