Senior Formulation Scientist

Senior Formulation Scientist Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Senior Formulation Scientist to join our team.


  • Maintain good written records of experimental results,
  • Design and implement formulation development studies,
  • Give both verbal and written reports of progress,
  • Developing new products and undertaking formulation development studies to support regulatory filings and production,


  • Able to develop manufacturing processes and support technology transfer to production;
  • Have an understanding of pre-clinical and clinical study designs and interpretation of clinical data;
  • Lead, or be part of the team, involved in outsourcing formulation projects;
  • Demonstrate a comprehensive knowledge of GMP and ICH;
  • Have a track record of supporting, or preparing, regulatory documents (IND/IMPDs for example);
  • Exhibit strong team-working and communication skills and a motivation to investigate and solve problems;
  • Mentor and share knowledge with the junior members of the team where applicable;
  • Show a keen interest and awareness of new technologies and developments in formulation;
  • Have a track record of delivering to deadlines and a natural curiosity, pro-activity and desire to use one’s initiative.