R&D Formulation Pharmacist

Orchidia Pharmaceutical Industries - Obour City, Cairo

Applicants for
1 open position
Experience Needed:
1 to 2 years
Career Level:
Entry Level
Job Type:
Full Time
1 open position
About the Job
  • Participates in Translating business goals into research objectives, plans, and deliverables.
  • Coordinates in preparing of activities concerned with research and development of new or improved concepts, ideas, and applications for organization's products.
  • Innovates concepts, practices or processes to improve existing products and/or create new products.
  • Researches and creates new products to be registered and launched onto the market in accordance with regulatory requirements and quality assurance systems under the general supervision of the R&D supervisor.
  • Establishes test requirements of new-product to verify product reliability.
  • Reviews professional journals and scientific papers to keep abreast of changes in processing methods, product reformulation and legal and regulatory affairs which could impact company’s products or processes.
  • Maintains a master document that has all the scientific support/references used to support the products’ structure-function claims.
  • Maintains up-to-date records relating to all areas of research activity; extracts information and provides regular and reports upon request.
  • Ensuring the new product meets the product specification
  • Developing products to meet the target production costs
  • Developing products that can be produced quickly and economically
  • Creates batch records, SOPs of trial products
  • Investigates problems relating to production of existing products & suggests solutions.
Job Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in Pharmaceutical science is a must.
  • 1 to 2 years of technical experience in process development, R&D formulating and training preferably in the pharmaceutical industry.
  • Scientific, technical background in pharmaceutical as well as cosmetics products is beneficial.
  • Using an advanced knowledge of research methodology and techniques.
  • Excellent English, verbal / written communication.
  • Ability to communicate well and work through others.
  • Excellent computer skills.
  • Creative.
  • High problem solving skills.
  • High communications skills.
  • High self-management skills.
  • Capable of working in a team environment
  • Accountability
  • Delegating Responsibility
  • Continuous Learning and Professional Development
About this Company

Orchidia served as the local agent for a number of known multinational pharmaceutical companies from 1993 till 2002.During this period, Orchidia was responsible for launching, marketing and distribution of a wide range of eye care and general medicine products in Egypt. * Dr.... (More)

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