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Development Scientist
Liverpool, Merseyside - 14 days ago

Job Detail

Job Type: Full-time
Contract Type: Permanent

Overview

Consider joining Eurofins, where people are the most important element in our business. Eurofins is a leading contract research organisation providing testing and research services in the pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical sciences to clients worldwide.

Our innovative Professional Scientific Services (PSS) programme engages full-time scientists, analysts; technicians and technical support personnel managed by Eurofins directly at the client facility, to provide long term service needs while maintaining the same services, expertise and cGMP compliance available at the Eurofins facility. This multi award-winning programme offers excellent career opportunities for people who have a proven track record in combining excellent technical ability, with first class interpersonal and communication skills.

We are currently recruiting for enthusiastic and innovative Scientists to work alongside and support a leading world class company that develops and produces consumer products within the Personal Care and Home Care arena. These exciting new roles, which are based at our client’s modern state of the art facility in Liverpool, will give successful candidates a fantastic opportunity to combine both analytical and equipment innovation, alongside career development opportunities within our award winning Eurofins Professional Scientific Services programme.

The purpose of this job is to support the development of new product formulations through the use of high throughput automated systems and assist with the evaluation of the performance across different platforms utilizing in line and off line detectors. The successful applicant shall also support the development of new product formulations through the use of high throughput automated systems and assist with the evaluation of the performance across different platforms.

In addition, the candidate will also have strong logistic and technical skills as well as report writing, problem solving skills. It is expected the ideal candidate will work in a flexible manner exhibiting high energy, self-motivation and resourcefulness. Additionally, will be able to think logically and have the ability to effectively collaborate with and communicate scientific ideas readily.

Education / Experience / Skills

* Degree or above in a relevant scientific discipline (physical science, pharmacy, pharmacology, or related physical or biological science area)

* Experience in performance evaluation of technologies/formulations within Personal Care and Home Care is desirable.

* Ability to organise, Schedule and Plan requests from multiple clients to be progressed utilizing various automated platforms with in line and off line detection systems

* Relevant practical lab skills are essential, as well as experience of key analytical techniques LC, GC/MS and SFC as well as DSC, DVS, DMA and TGA, SEM and Raman spectroscopy would be desirable

* A keen interest in automated systems and their functionality would be advantageous.

* Experience in performance evaluation of technologies/formulations within Personal Care and Home Care would be desirable

* Experience and understanding of reviewing and implementing Design of Experiments and progression of automated runs including statistics and evaluate data to test hypotheses.

* Proven ability to manage Logistics, COSHH, Safety and be able to work flexibly.

* Excellent verbal and written skills, both internally and externally. Ability to build strong interpersonal relationships with colleagues driving collaboration.

* Ability to maintain operational effectiveness of automated equipment and monitor / report intervention detail and frequency thereby off setting down time.

* Previous experience in the preparation and review and revision of area documentation e.g. SOP's, Reports, and Protocols would be desirable.

* Prior experience of mentoring and training of personnel would be beneficial.

* Experience of delivering process improvement would be desirable.

* Passionate about quality and customer service is essential

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