Senior Scientist- Covid19 Global Project!

South Africa
Nov 19, 2020
Dec 19, 2020
Aziza Talhi
Organization Type
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Scientist- Covid19 Global Project!

Our client is searching for a Senior Scientist; you will be working on the Covid-19 vaccine and prepping it for EU and UN compliance. This role is a long term contract lasting until 2021 with the high possibility for extension beyond; it can provide you with stability.

If you want to make a real difference in the fight against Covid-19, then this is a great opportunity. The company will also be a great addition to your CV and offers huge career possibilities.

This role also requires traveling twice per year in 2021 to South Africa for three weeks at a time. This is where their production facilities are located. If you are already based in South Africa this is for sure a great opportunity for you, as the manufacturing location will be close by.

The Role:

This is an 'End-to-End' scope and applies to all biological drug projects, developed and/or manufactured internally and externally. Developing and implementing the global DPD strategy and plan per product, in line with the overall strategy and plan as outlined by the CMC team, enabling the CMC team to optimize the science within DPD. The successful candidate will ensure alignment and endorsement of this strategy within the DPD function.

Hard Requirements:

  • A Master's Degree or PhD in Chemistry, Biochemical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Pharmacy or a related field with 3 years of experience is required
  • Demonstrated competency and experience in biologic drug product development within the pharmaceutical industry with a high level of technical understanding is required
  • Demonstrated experience in scale up of manufacturing processes and technical transfer of projects into commercial manufacturing is preferred
  • Drug Product Development experience that spans early through late is preferred
  • Experience in vaccine, gene, and/or cell therapy product development is advantage

If this job appeals to you please apply here or send your CV to me, Aziza Talhi, on the NonStop Recruitment website or my Linkedin. If you are not available but you know someone that would be interested, please forward this to them and help the people in your network.

NonStop is one of the largest and fastest growing specialised life-sciences & Med-tech recruitment companies in Europe. We are proud members of the APSCo life sciences group who ensure we meet the highest quality standards within the recruitment industry. Our offices are located in the UK, Switzerland and the Czech Republic and we hold labour leasing licences for all EU8 countries. Please visit our website for a full list of the niche markets we cover.

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