Extractables and Leachables Specialist – Ref.: JVM201016T

Extractables and Leachables Specialist – Ref.: JVM201016T


Job Description

Our client, among other therapy areas, has an Innovative pipe-line that has been enriched with several new molecules in clinical and pre-clinical stages of development. Respiratory Research & Development which is of strategic importance to the business.

This is a key role in Respiratory R&D product development. The role reports directly into the Director, Respiratory R&D. The key deliverable is the control of trace-level organic compounds in packaging, medical device systems and pharmaceuticals. The candidate should have a strong organic chemistry background with analytical experience in advanced chromatographic and mass spectrometric techniques.
The role requires a degree in Science ideally an organic chemistry or polymer background and a minimum of 5 years analytical experience in an R&D or an academic environment; knowledge of GCMS and/or LCMS would be advantageous
Prior experience of working in pharmaceutical, medtech or diagnostics would be useful although they will consider candidates from food packaging technology. A background in the analysis of extractables and leachable from packaging is preferred as well as being experienced in method development/validation.