Method Development Analyst

NES Group Limited
08 Mar 2018
17 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Analytical Scientist - Analytical Service Centre, Speke

Position Description

Provide technical and professional expertise to the Analytical Service Centre (ASC) Laboratory, supporting manufacturing / customer supply, commercialisation, quality and regulatory aspects of the business.

Functions, Duties, Tasks

- Own and lead analytical projects within the ASC lab, ensuring that customers and management are regularly informed of progress and adherence to schedule
- Lead and perform analytical method development and validation to GMP standards and second person data verification (2PV). Lead and perform troubleshooting, method variability reduction and method improvements as required. Lead activities associated with the creation, review and approval of method validation protocols and reports, test methods and associated procedures
- Lead method transfer activities and provide expert training to internal / 3rd party laboratory staff QCL staff as required. Lead activities associated with the creation, review and approval of method transfer protocols and reports
- Maintain professional skills and knowledge by keeping current with advances in analytical techniques, instrumentation and good practices. Utilise contacts with internal / external resources.
- Liaise with the following groups within the wider Global Quality Laboratory team (Pharmacopoeial Reviews, Reference Standards and Global Specifications)
- Represent ASC laboratory at regulatory CMC meetings, GPLOT meetings, Escalation (EAC) meetings etc
- Act as point of contact for technical questions during GMP audits (internal and external)
- Assist the EGQL leadership team in attaining a culture of world class customer service, world class quality, continuous improvement and a commitment to excellence within the ASC Laboratory

Minimum Qualifications (education, experience and/or training, required certification

- A minimum of an upper second class honours degree (or equivalent) in Chemistry or Biochemistry (or related discipline)
- Strong, proven experience gained in a top tier pharmaceutical analytical environment
- Strong technical understanding of the following techniques : HPLC, GC, Dissolution, Particle Size Analysis
- Excellent written and oral communication skills
- Clear understanding of the expectations of GMP within a laboratory
- Keen to join a dynamic environment which is both challenging and supportive

Additional Preferences

- Knowledge of statistical data analysis techniques (eg JMP)
- Experience of Waters chromatographic integration package `Empower` would be beneficial

Established in 1978, NES Global Talent provides a complete range of contract and permanent talent solutions to the Oil and Gas, Power, Construction and Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Manufacturing and IT sectors worldwide. With more than 40 offices in 28 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. Offering far more than a traditional recruitment service, we fully support our contractors while they are on assignment with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.
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