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Analytical Scientist - QC - Drug Product (x3)

Date Posted: 12/11/2018
Application Close: 29/3/2019
Location: Arcinova - Alnwick

An opportunity has arisen for three Analytical Scientist to join the QC team. These are full-time, permanent positions, reporting to the Head of Quality Control.

The key tasks of the position are: 

  • Development, validation and reporting analytical methodology and, where appropriate, providing resolution to technical problems
  • Application of analytical methodologies during the quality control and stability evaluation of a range of materials
  • Preparation of work protocols for approval, critically assessing data generated and peer reviewing data
  • Preparation and review of reports, quality documents and training documentation
  • Acquisition/recording data in a manner that complies with GxP and internal policies/procedures.
  • Performing assigned roles such as equipment responsible operator, training, equipment hardware/software validation and the ordering of consumable items.

The successful candidate will be educated to a minimum of BSc(Hons) (or equivalent), in a relevant scientific discipline and be able to demonstrate the ability to critically assess data. Previous experience in the application of analytical methodologies within a pharmaceutical environment would be advantageous. You should be able to demonstrate good interpersonal and communication skills, both written and oral, and must be self-motivated.  A high level of personal integrity and commitment is essential, as is a flexible approach to new work challenges.