Site Name: Richmond Sherwood Posted Date: Jan 14 2022 The GSK Consumer Healthcare R&D team supports the development of leading global brands in Consumer Health care. As part of the development team the Associate Scientist has various levels of involvement in the development of conventional and non-conventional solid, semi-solid, liquid, and other formulations . As an Associate Scientist, US Pain you will support new product development by executing formulations and/or providing analysis and evaluation of material and products at all stages of the development process, considering scientific and timing objectives for brands including: Advil, Excedrin, and Voltaren. This role will provide YOU the opportunity to lead key activities to progress YOUR career, these responsibilities include some of the following: Contributes to one or more projects in support of Brand Innovation strategies. Carries out experiments and scientific work under the guidance and mentorship of fellow team members. Ensures all work is conducted in accordance with written procedures (e.g. quality and safety), methods & batch documents, etc. Implements written procedures (e.g. quality and safety), methods & batch documents, etc. Produces or executes to, departmental quality documentation (including SOP's, batch documentation, validation protocols & reports). Operates according to EHS Health, Wellness, and Safety standards and while on site and within the laboratories Completes all training needs and working with manager develop a training plan and achieve training goals. Trains self and others in new technology and laboratory responsibilities (including coaching, mentoring and elements of personal development). Maintains precise experimental records; issues reports at project milestones; writes invention records to protect scientific discoveries. Ensures all work is always conducted following good scientific practices and Good Manufacturing Practices. Why you? Basic Qualifications: We are looking for professionals with these required skills to achieve our goals: Bachelor's Degree in chemistry, pharmaceuticals, or related science Preferred Qualifications: If you have the following characteristics, it would be a plus: Ability to apply scientific principles and techniques to assigned projects Knowledge of R&D development processes Demonstrates ability to listen to instructions, take initiative, think and work independently, problem-solve, work effectively in teams, and prioritize workload An ability to organize and report study data from internal and external sources Computer literate Clear communicator in both oral and written form with both internal departments and external organizations Why Consumer Healthcare? Right now, we're on an incredible journey as we prepare to become the first independent, 100% focused consumer healthcare company. We're doing this at a time when the work we do has never mattered more. Better everyday health is about improving the health and wellness of the consumers that we touch every year - over a billion and a half of them - and it goes beyond products. It's about truly helping people manage their health proactively in different ways as consumer needs evolve. With category leading brands such as Sensodyne, Voltaren and Centrum, built on trusted science and human understanding, and combined with our passion, knowledge and expertise, we're uniquely placed to do this and to grow a strong, successful business. This is an exciting time to join us and help shape the future. It's an opportunity to be part of something special. 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