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Senior Formulation Manager

Added on:
27 Jun 2019
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The Senior Formulation Manager is a Strategically Important Role and will Report Directly to the Chief Scientific Officer.  The Successful Applicant will be Responsible for the Management and Direction of the Ongoing Development Work within the R&D Team


  • Lead Formulation Development, Process Development, Process Optimisation, Scale-Up and Clinical Manufacturing Activities for All Development Projects
  • Source of Technical Expertise in the Company, Keeping Abreast of Relevant Developments
  • Review and Authorise Reports/Documents eg Product Development Reports
  • Author of Scientific Publications and Presentation at Conferences and Scientific Events
  • Support Patent Filing and Prosecution
  • Work with the Clinical Review Board to Identify Product Opportunities for the Platform Technologies
  • Work Closely with the Clinical Team in respect of Clinical Proof of Concept Studies on Novel Formulations
  • Conduct Briefings and Technical Meetings for Senior Management and Representatives

REQUIRED (Essential)

  • PhD, BPharm or BSc (Pharmacy, Chemistry and/or Related Subjects)
  • Minimum 5 Years’ Practical Experience in Design of Solid Oral Dosage Forms
  • Knowledge, Practical Experience and Solutions for API and Formulation Challenges
  • Solid Understanding of Controlled Release Drug Delivery Technologies
  • Knowledge of Drug Development Processes and Regulatory Requirements
  • Experience in Robust Product Development and Implementation of QbD Principles
  • Proven Team Management Experience
  • Excellent Communication Skills, Written, Spoken and Presentation

REQUIRED (Desirable)

  • Knowledge of EU/FDA Regulatory Guidance’s, ICH Guidelines and Requirements for Regulatory Submissions
  • Experience of Technology Transfer, Scale Up and GMP Manufacture


  • Basic Salary of £40K Per Annum


  • Call Terry Blaney on +44 (0)1580 211221 to Learn More about this Career Opportunity or e-Mail with Your Application, Including Your Current CV