Catalent Nottingham, UK
Job Description Position Overview: Catalent hires people with a passion to make a difference to the health of millions of people globally. Your expertise, coupled with Catalent's advanced technologies and collaboration with thousands of innovative pharmaceutical, biotech and healthcare companies, will help bring life-enhancing products to the people you know and love. Your talents , ideas and passion are essential to our mission; to develop, manufacture and supply products that help people live better, healthier lives. Interested in learning more about life at Catalent? Start here Catalent Pharma Solutions are looking to recruit a Senior Scientist to join our Formulation Development Scientist to join our team. The role of Senior Scientist will see you work across a variety of new medicines in their early phase development phase in a Formulation Development capacity. You will ensure that all Formulation Development client projects and internal research projects are conducted in accordance with the company's policies and procedures, meet Client specifications and are delivered on time and within budget. The Role Conduct and document work to cGMP ensuring that projects are conducted in accordance with company procedures and the agreed timelines To document all project work to a high standard. This includes the timely, complete and clear documentation of laboratory work in laboratory notebooks and the timely completion of all necessary project administration. To perform all laboratory work to a high degree of scientific rigour such that it will stand up to external scientific, legal or regulatory scrutiny. Ensure that all work is conducted in responsible and safe manner in accordance with Health and Safety policies and ensure that all Health and Safety considerations are appropriately documented. Maintain knowledge and awareness of the latest developments and best practice in own area of expertise and seek to apply within Catalent. Ensure that all work is conducted in a responsible and safe manner in accordance with Catalent Health and Safety policies and ensure that all Health and Safety considerations are appropriately documented. Constantly strive to develop and support a culture of Continuous Improvement to improve operations, streamline work processes, decrease turnaround times and improve quality. The Candidate A minimum of a BSc and at least three to five years' experience in a relevant technical area, or a relevant PhD with a good understanding of appropriate characterisation techniques and/or formulation/manufacturing processes, or equivalent. Ability to multi-task and demonstrate diplomatic skills Proficient (excellent) in English verbal and written communication skills to convey and receive ideas and instructions to/from others within and outside the organisation Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from peers, management, suppliers and customers Strong organisational skills Proficient skills in Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access) Ability to work effectively under pressure to meet deadlines Our 7 standard leadership competencies Leads with Integrity and Respect Delivers Results Demonstrates Business Acumen Fosters Collaboration and Teamwork Champions Change Engages and Inspires Coaches and Develops Position Benefits Annual discretionary bonus scheme based on company and personal performance. Private Healthcare insurance. Health Shield cash plan. Pension Complimentary access to pension guidance. 25 days annual leave plus 8 public holidays per annum. Health and wellbeing advice with an Employee Assistance Programme. Cycle to Work scheme. Free parking Life cover. Flexible working. Access to a wide range of discounts and benefits on a variety of high street and online shopping using Perkbox Catalent offers rewarding opportunities to further your career! Join the global drug development and delivery leader and help us bring over 7,000 life-saving and life-enhancing products to patients around the world. Catalent is an exciting and growing international company where employees work directly with pharma, biopharma and consumer health companies of all sizes to advance new medicines from early development to clinical trials and to the market. Catalent produces more than 70 billion doses per year, and each one will be used by someone who is counting on us. Join us in making a difference. Catalent. More products. Better treatments. Reliably supplied. ™ Visit to explore career opportunities. C atalent is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity. If you require reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process due to a disability, you may submit your request by sending an email, and confirming your request for an accommodation and include the job number, title and location to . This option is reserved for individuals who require accommodation due to a disability. Information received will be processed by a U.S. Catalent employee and then routed to a local recruiter who will provide assistance to ensure appropriate consideration in the application or hiring process. 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