16 days old

Senior Scientist - Pharmaceuticals

Kelly Services
Durham, NC 27722
Kelly Services is seeking a Senior Scientist for a role in Durham, NC. This is a direct hire opportunity with relocation assistance.

A **Senior Scientist** is accountable for driving results in a fast-paced environment by performing analytical routine and non-routine testing in support of pharmaceutical product development or pharmaceutical manufacturing.

A Scientist will rountinely lead method development/method validation projects. HPLC and/or GC based methodologies are commonly employed in the described testing. Other key methodologies applied include: titrations UV, AA, IR. Test methods employed may be compendial (i.e. USP, EP) or proprietary (client supplied or developed by The Company). Detailed understanding of the theoretical basis of the methods/experiments along with ability to troubleshoot equipment is also required. Works on extremely complex problems in which analysis of situations or data requires an evaluation of tangible and intangible variables.

**Essential Functions**

+ Advanced skills in multiple techniques, to include: residual solvents, assays (potencies, related substances), elemental impurities, moisture content, identification, and various other wet chemistry based measurements.

+ Achieves results by solving prolems of a diverse scope.

+ Drives initiatives outside of standard work function.

+ Evaluates and interprets data.

+ Analyzes information for technical correctness and accuracy.

+ Understands the theoretical basis of methods/experiments.

+ Develops methods, test procedures, protocols and reports.

+ Interacts with clients and participate in regulatory agency and/or client audits.

+ Maintains strong knowledge of instrumentation, equipment, and scientific methodologies necessary to perform assigned tasks.

+ Maintains a safe, clean, and organized work environment free of safety hazards.

+ Safely handles potent compounds.

+ Leads investigations and root cause analysis.

+ Ensures timely completion and compliance with cGMP and all other relevant company training requirements.

**Education and Experience**

+ Bachelors degree in Pharmaceutical Sciences, Chemistry or equivalent with 7+ years of experience or Masters degree or Ph.D. with 5-7 years of experience required.

+ 2+ years of experience in Pharmaceutical, CDMO, or cGMP preferred.

**Functional Competencies**

+ Excellent verbal and written communication and documentation skills required.

+ Excellent detail orientation and organizational skills required.

+ Excellent problem-solving and basic trouble-shooting ability required.

+ Excellent knowledge of Laboratory equipment and safety required.

+ Expert knowledge of Laboratory Documentation is required.

+ Ability to develop and implement new methods/processes required.

+ Ability to plan and manage multiple tasks for timely achievement of results.

+ Working knowledge of cGMP in a pharmaceutical or regulated environment required.

+ Proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) required.

Apply today for immediate consideration!

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

With Kelly, youll have access to some of the worlds highest regarded scientific organizationsproviding you with opportunities to work on todays most challenging, research-intensive, and relevant projects. Our connections can lead you to innovative scientific pursuits youll be proud to help advance. We work with 90 of the Fortune 100 companies and found opportunities for more than 10,000 scientific professionals last year.

You pursued a career in science to fuel your quest for knowledge and your desire to make the world a better place. Let Kelly fuel your careerconnect with us today.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. at
Posted: 2020-01-10 Expires: 2020-02-10

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