Location: Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates (UAE)
Job Summary: The Formulator Assistant Officer will be responsible for pharmaceutical product development and associated activities in R&D. He will handle and monitor the formulation development activities of oral solid dosage form (OSD), sterile injectable and Biosimilars. He is also responsible for process optimization, scale-up and tech transfer of new products, supports to Regulatory department for new products dossier submission to various markets. He will actively involved in the validation and qualification of the facility and documentations, and other tasks assigned.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
Formulation development of oral solid dosage form (OSD), sterile injectable and Biosimilars.
Organizes and executes preformulation studies.
Conducts small to pilot scale batch trials with approach.
Transfers formulations to commercial manufacture
Performs process development and optimization trials using "Quality by Design" approach.
Proactively assist in resolving formulation design issues identified during development, stability trials or process optimization.
Organizes and execute long-term stability studies.
Interprets and report results of work carried out in written and oral format.
Coordinates interdepartmental activities related to initiatives, meetings and events.
Evaluates external developments in the area of formulation development and make recommendations based on their applicability projects.
Communication of project status at internal meetings and through formulation reports.
Performs other duties as assigned consistently with goals.
Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
The Formulator Assistant Officer must hold a Bachelor's degree in Pharmacy
Master's degree or equivalent in pharmaceutical science studies.
Previous experience in STERILE and INJECTABLES are preferred.
Possess in-depth knowledge about the basic and advanced concepts that are related to pharmaceutical development studies and process optimization.
Should be familiar with the regulatory requirements/guidelines and QbD (Quality by Design).
Excellent organizational and planning abilities.
Excellent communication and report writing skills.
Julphar Gulf Pharmaceutical Industries is the largest generic pharmaceutical manufacturer in MENA. For over thirty years, we have been providing high quality, affordable medicines to families across the region. We operate thirteen internationally accredited facilities in the UAE and others located in Ethiopia, Bangladesh and KSA. We maintain a large and diverse range of medicines targeting major therapeutic segments, inclusive of biotechnology. Our strong network ensures distribution to over 40 countries worldwide.