Principal Scientist in Formulation Development - Switzerland
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My client, one of the leading players in the discovery of new drug molecules, are looking for a professional with a demonstrated background within biological formulation sciences to join their expanding operations in Switzerland
This position will be working on a full-time, permanent basis in their office in Bern (a Swiss work permit can be provided by my client if necessary), and will focus on the development of novel biological entities (NBEs) comprising Monoclonal Antibodies.
Management of a formulation discovery and development team including their training, education and yearly appraisals. Production of formulations for NBE and Biosimilar products (lyophilized, liquid and high concentration). Process optimisation and improvement. Evaluate external developments and a close collaboration with CMOs for drug product manufacturing during all Phases of product development. Technology transfer to external CMOs and technology assessment/development studies for formulation needs. Day-to-day laboratory management. Management of long-term development, formulation and forced-degradation studies.
PhD or MSc in analytical, pharmaceutical, chemistry or biochemistry-related fields. Hands on experience with Monoclonal Antibodies and protein formulation in both early and late phases of development. Lyophilization and high concentration formulation experience. Experience of technology transfer and drug product development management. Exposure to Quality By Design (QBD) and Design Of Experiment (DOE) principles. Fleuncy in English (fluent French is a plus).
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