Highly Competitive
  1. Contract
  2. Laboratory Technician
  3. United Kingdom
Stevenage, England
Posting date: 21 Nov 2019
This vacancy has now expired

An international contract research organisation is advertising a vacancy for a Scientist. The company, which provides drug discovery, lifecycle management, and laboratory services, is seeking for a driven and talented individual to join their company in their office in Romania. This is an exciting opportunity to work with a company that provides innovative ideas behind multiple pharmaceutical sectors.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Performing a variety of complex sample preparation and analysis procedures to quantitatively measure pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical compounds in a variety of formulations and /or biological matrices for stability and analytical testing.
  • Working with multiple functional groups to meet business needs.
  • Planning and organising work with periodic supervision.
  • Setting up and maintaining analytical instrumentation.
  • Training on routine operation, maintenance, and theory of analytical instrumentation, SOPs, and regulatory procedures and guidelines.
  • Ensuring that QA findings are addressed appropriately.
  • Providing assistance and training to other team members.
  • Problem solving, either independently or with assistance pertaining to extraction and/or instrumentation problems.
  • Communicating project status to project leader.
  • Performing work assignments accurately, and in a timely and safe manner.
  • Reviewing, interpreting, and analysing data for technical, quality, and compliance to protocols, methods, SOPs, client criteria, and Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) or Good Laboratory Practices (GLP).
  • Performing self and peer review of the data for accuracy and compliance with reporting requirements prior to submission to QA and issuance to customers.

Skills and Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent and relevant formal academic/vocational qualification.
  • Previous experience that provides the knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the job (comparable to 2+ years).
  • In some cases, an equivalency, consisting of a combination of appropriate education, training and/or directly related experience, will be considered sufficient for an individual to meet the requirements of the role.
  • Demonstrable knowledge of multiple applicable techniques such as: HPLC, GC, MS, Dissolution Testing, Inhalation Testing, Biopharmaceutical Testing, Karl Fischer, UV-Vis, FT-IR, and TOC.
  • Demonstrable multitasking, project management, and execution skills.
  • Good interpersonal skills, including communication, presentation, persuasion, and influence.
  • Good organisational skills, including efficiency, punctuality, and collaboration in a team environment.
  • Proficiency with computer skills, such as MS Office.

To Apply:

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Proclinical Staffing is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.

Proclinical Staffing is an equal opportunity employer.