Pharmaceutical NPD Scientist

Job Title: Pharmaceutical NPD Scientist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Blackpool, Lancashire
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: J897659_1540898375
Contact Name: Zoe Burgess
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 30, 2018 11:19

Job Description

Role: Pharmaceutical NDP Scientist

Type: Permanent & Full time

Location: Blackpool

Salary: Competitive

My client are leading manufacturers of bespoke & mass animal nutraceuticals & feeds, looking for an NPD Scientist.

Role Summary:

  • Coordinating with R&D to develop both new products & existing products
  • Troubleshooting of formulation issues in existing products
  • Staying up to date with new ingredients, raw materials & products
  • Coordinating laboratory & production-sized trials of new products/formulations
  • Preparing documentation EG (product specs, raw materials specs, formulas/recipes)
  • Attending occasional trade shows to stay abreast of new developments/products, & to provide feedback to assist NPD
  • Working alongside sales & marketing to assess product feedback & identify gaps in the market
  • Preparing & developing presentations for R&D meetings
  • Working to good manufacturing practice (GMP) & ensuring that health & safety standards are followed
  • Cleaning & calibrating equipment & instruments

Candidate Requirements:

  • Minimum of a 2:1 in a Biological, Chemical or Pharmaceutical-related discipline
  • Minimum of 2 years of laboratory experience
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Continuous professional development
  • Flexible working attitude
  • Strong independent & team working skills
  • Strong IT skills (Microsoft office ect)

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