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Formulation and Process Development Scientist

This position offers a contract term of 12 months with a high likelihood of extension, based in the vibrant hub of Basel, Switzerland.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Spearhead and guide formulation development and manufacturing endeavors for assigned projects, ensuring a focus on scientific and technological excellence, particularly concerning parenteral drug products.
  • Foster close collaboration with cross-functional teams to synchronize formulation project plans with control strategies, project timelines, and overarching development strategies.
  • Engage in effective communication and knowledge exchange with Biopharmaceutics Experts and internal subject matter experts to incorporate critical absorption factors and drug product performance into the formulation development strategy.
  • Produce meticulous and thorough scientific documentation, encompassing development reports and manufacturing instructions, to bolster development trials, facilitate process transfers, and support supply activities.
  • Uphold compliance with regulatory requisites and aid in inspections by contributing to filing dossiers, addressing drug product-related inquiries, and representing project/product-related facets during internal and health authority inspections.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • A valid working/residency permit or Swiss/EU-Citizenship is mandatory.
  • Possession of an advanced degree in a scientific or relevant discipline (Masters or equivalent). Desirable: Ph.D. in a scientific or relevant discipline or equivalent qualification.
  • Demonstrated previous experience (minimum 3 years) in the development of sterile pharmaceutical formulations.
  • Profound knowledge of pertinent GxP regulations and policies pertaining to aseptic/sterile manufacturing.

Would you like to learn more about CTC and the opportunity outlined? Please, get in contact with us: you may either use the 'apply now' button, or write an email to: vanessa.gilardoni@ctcresourcing.com