Formulation Scientist

Job Ref: J24754
Sector: Science
Sub-sector: Pharmaceuticals
Date Added: 19 December 2017
  • England, UK
  • £22,000 - £35,000 per Annum
  • Behruz Sheikh
  • 0161 868 2202

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An exciting opportunity for a Formulation Scientist to join a specials pharmaceutical manufacturer.

Job Title: Formulation Scientist

Vacancy type: Temporary + Permanent roles available

Area: Yorkshire.

Salary: Competitive

SRG are working with a specials pharmaceutical manufacturer who are looking for a Formulation Scientist to join their Development team in order to assist with introduction of new products.

The role:

  • Assist in the development of new products
  • Writing development and process validation Protocols and reports in compliance to MHRA
  • Work closely with the other members of development team and Quality Control
  • Investigation and evaluation of new formulations, technologies and formulation methods
  • Carry out lab scale and pilot scale manufactures
  • Develop relationships with suppliers and organisations to assist in development of new products


The ideal candidate should be educated to degree level in Chemistry, Pharmaceutical Sciences or the equivalent scientific qualification and should have a demonstrable equivalent experience as follows:

  • Experience of formulation/pharmaceutical development.
  • Experience in Liquid dosage forms
  • Knowledge of GMP, COSHH and HSE
  • Knowledge of process validation.

This is an exciting opportunity for a Formulation Scientist or a Post Doc to be part of a specials pharmaceutical manufacturer.

SRG are the UK number 1 recruitment company specialising in the science, engineering, clinical, pharmaceutical, food/FMCG, renewable, biotech, chemicals and medical devices sectors.

As scientists ourselves, our specialist sector knowledge and our passion are second to none. It's this combination that makes us different. We're committed to providing outstanding temporary, contract and permanent career opportunities of all levels for our candidates and a comprehensive range of expert strategic recruitment services for our clients.

If you would like to apply for this position, please use the link provided. Alternatively please email a copy of your CV to Harrison Bailey at . For more information regarding this position or any others, please call Harrison on 0161 868 2238.

If you have a scientific background and this position is not relevant / suitable for you please feel free to get in touch or visit to view our other vacancies.

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