Stability Coordinator

Switzerland, Basel

Today, Lonza is a global leader in life sciences operating across three continents. 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.

For DPS (Drug Product Services) in Basel Switzerland, we have an open position for a Stability Coordinator in our growing team. Working closely with Analytical and Formulation Development, this team offers specialized services solutions for customers. Become part of this exciting opportunity by applying for the position of Stability Coordinator, DPS.

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Carry out supporting activities on all DPS stability programs according to current regulations (e.g. cGMPs), including:- physical setup of stability studies (staging) according to relevant stability protocol, updating and maintaining stability planning/ scheduling tools and LIMS according to relevant stability protocols, ensuring timely execution of tests in-house or at partner sites according to the respective protocols, close coordination with the DPS Lab Manager and people responsible for lab planning and scheduling

  • Manage logistics of pharmaceutical samples according to internal procedures (e.g. good receipt and shipments)

  • Authors required documents in support of GMP stability programs.

  • Generates metrics for stability programs

  • Supports regulatory inspections as the subject matter expert for stability studies. Perform other duties as assigned

Required Qualifications and Skills

  • Completed apprenticeship in Life Sciences or a related field

  • Some experience in the pharmaceutical or chemical industry, preferably in sample management

  • Excellent working knowledge and solid experience working in a GMP environment and experience and understanding of ICH stability guidelines

  • Good working knowledge in stability testing of pharmaceuticals

  • Prior experience with QC stability and sample management and LIMS

  • Good working knowledge in biotechnology development processes  

  • Excellent reporting and scientific skills

  • Excellent knowledge of written and spoken English

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: R38056