Formulation Development Scientist

United Kingdom, Livingston

Today Lonza is a global leader in life sciences. We are more than 15,000 employees in more than 100 locations around the world. While we work in science, there’s no magic formula to how we do it. Our greatest scientific solution is talented people working together, devising ideas that help businesses to help people. In exchange, we let our people own their careers. Their ideas, big and small, genuinely improve the world. And that’s the kind of work we want to be part of.

Here at Lonza, we have an exciting opportunity for a Formulation Development Scientist to join one of our fast moving, dynamic, world leading scientific teams...

Key responsibilities:

  • Design, develop, manufacture and test suitable formulations to meet the requirements of the target product profile.
  • Work to the appropriate standard operating procedure, protocol and/or methodology as required for the experiment.
  • Write scientific protocols and project reports to a high standard.
  • Communicate effectively with other Encap departments and with the client.
  • Participate in internal R&D initiatives to develop or improve Encap formulation platforms.
  • Present research through scientific publications and at conferences where appropriate

Key requirements:

  • BSc in a relevant scientific discipline.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of the Formulation development and design process.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of regulatory and GMP processes
  • Good time management, organization and planning skills
  • Effective communicator

Every day, Lonza’s products and services have a positive impact on millions of people. For us, this is not only a great privilege, but also a great responsibility. How we achieve our business results is just as important as the achievements themselves. At Lonza, we respect and protect our people and our environment. Any success we achieve is no success at all if not achieved ethically. 

People come to Lonza for the challenge and creativity of solving complex problems and developing new ideas in life sciences. In return, we offer the satisfaction that comes with improving lives all around the world. The satisfaction that comes with making a meaningful difference.


Reference: R24908