Job Title: Formulation and Development Scientist
Employment Type: Full-time
Number of Positions: 01
Location: Mukono, Uganda
Deadline: April 26, 2024

Industry: Pharmaceutical

Job Summary:

ABACUS PHARMA is seeking a highly motivated and results-oriented Formulation and Development Scientist to join our dynamic team in Mukono, Uganda. In this role, you will be responsible for designing and optimizing formulations for new drug products, conducting experiments, analyzing data, and ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Design and develop novel formulations for drug products, including parenteral, ophthalmic solutions, and injectable dosage forms.
  • Conduct pre-formulation studies to assess the physicochemical properties of drug substances.
  • Optimize formulations for stability, manufacturability, and patient acceptability.
  • Develop and validate analytical methods to support formulation development and stability testing.
  • Perform and interpret stability studies to ensure product quality and shelf life.
  • Prepare and maintain comprehensive documentation, including PDR, batch records, and technical reports.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including research scientists, analytical chemists, microbiologists, and engineers.
  • Stay up-to-date on the latest advancements in formulation technology and regulatory guidelines.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Chemistry, or a related field.
  • Minimum of 2-3 years of experience in pharmaceutical formulation development.
  • Strong understanding of pre-formulation principles, formulation design, and excipient selection.
  • Experience with various analytical techniques such as HPLC, LC-MS, FT-IR.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Strong attention to detail and commitment to quality.
  • Knowledge of Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) is a plus.

Job Application Process:

Send your CV and academic credentials to:

Application Deadline: April 26, 2024

Join ABACUS PHARMA and contribute to the advancement of pharmaceutical development in East Africa!



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