Senior Scientist CMC

  1. Permanent
Llandysul, Wales
  1. Technical Operations, Quality Control, Chemist
Posted: 06/09/2023

Hobson Prior are currently seeking for a Senior Scientist CMC to join a fantastic pharmaceutical organisation on a permanent basis. Our client is focused on supplying their patients with quality healthcare to those who need emergency care and suffer from rare illnesses.

Please note that to be considered for this role you must have the right to work in this location.

Key Responsibilities:

  • For this position, you will be accountable for housekeeping the lab and instrumentation to guarantee precise production of data in a timely manner.
  • Serve as a representative for the CMC team at project team meetings.
  • Guarantee all actions follow SOPs and/or protocols and where suitable, are conducted in compliance with GxP.
  • Support the development of innovative strategies to assist with new and current manufacturing procedures.
  • Implement both mathematical and statistical modelling to validate scaled-down procedure models and outline process limits to possibly transfer new small-scale strategies and practices to production scale.
  • Monitor project work and be accountable for basic tasks and maintenance of the lab, assisting with both commercial and lifecycle management actions.
  • The ideal candidate will assist with the monitoring and coaching of scientists in process development.
  • Conduct process development lab work to assist with manufacturing and CMC actions of new and formed biological products.
  • Any other assigned duties.


  • Educated to degree level in a suitable scientific field.
  • Familiarity working within a biopharmaceutical or similar with expertise on regulatory needs.
  • Computer literacy.
  • Acquaintance with AKTA unicorn software, tangential flow filtration, viral filtration, etc., would be ideal.
  • Past involvement with purification of antibodies is preferable.
  • Former involvement working in a lab or cleanroom setting.

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