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  • Location: Loughborough, Leicestershire, England
  • Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 3 months ago

  • Sector: Quality
  • Contact: Adrienn Prezenszki
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01403 216216
  • Start Date: 2021-06-22
  • Job Ref: V-46898-1 AP
A brand new permanent opportunity has arisen with a global Pharmaceutical organisation, based in Loughborough, Leicestershire. We are looking for a Technical Project Leader with a scientific experience in a GMP environment, who can ensure that analytical development projects are completed successfully, and who can communicate progress to internal and external clients. This is a client-facing role, and we are looking for someone with excellent communication skills and the ability to provide a consultative, professional service to both new and existing customers. If you have experience in HPLC, as well as Dissolution testing, and have experience of leading technical projects, this will be a fantastic career move.

Company Description
You will join an exciting and innovative business who provide services across the drug development lifecycle to the pharmaceutical and biotech sectors. The Loughborough site is a contract development and manufacturing facility, producing new Pharmaceutical products for early phase clinical projects. They work to strict GMP guidelines and have a start-of-the-art facility, offering excellent opportunities for career progression.

The Role
You will provide technical leadership and coaching for senior analysts, analysts, and technicians to enable the delivery of projects. Using your project management skills and your chemistry knowledge (especially HPLC and Dissolutions), you will develop solutions to technical problems, defining analytical strategies for new and ongoing projects. Your duties will include verifying, validating and transferring analytical methods, as well as designing stability studies. Using your client-focused experience, you will create technical assessments for quotations, supporting Business Development activities. Full details will be provided on application.

Skills and Experience Required
  • BSc (or equivalent) in Chemistry, or a Life Science subject with a significant chemistry component
  • Experience of client interaction (internal & external) preferably in a contract manufacturing organisation
  • Analytical method development and validation of HPLC methods
  • Strong knowledge of Dissolutions and other techniques used in the analysis of solid oral dosage forms i.e. KF, Disintegration
  • Supervising GMP laboratory activities and staff
  • Strong empathic communication skills
  • Experience of scheduling and planning workloads, resources and equipment.
This is a permanent role with a competitive salary. If you feel like you are suitable for the role, please apply. If not and you know someone who could be great for this role, please let us know. Next Phase offer a referral fee of £250 (subject to T&C) when referring a contact to us.