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AstraZeneca is now looking to recruit for a consulting assignment a Drug Product Manufacture Scientist within the area Pharmaceutical Technology and Development. The consulting assignment will start in February and go on for 12 months. Are you the one we are looking for? Next step, apply today - the recruitment process is already ongoing and interviews will be held continuously.

about the consultant assignment

The arena
Pharmaceutical Technology and Development is accountable for delivering the design, innovative, efficient and robust processes for the manufacture of drug substance and product, the supply chain of products for safety and clinical trials and the generation of information and knowledge to ensure regulatory approval of new products.
Drug Product Manufacture (DPM) in Gothenburg manufactures investigational products (oral solution/suspension, parenteral solutions, capsules, tablets and inhalers) to AZ clinical studies mainly in phase I/II around the globe and is a vital part of the Pharmaceutical Supply Chain organisation. At DPM in the GMP (Good Manufacturing Practice) arena you will make an important contribution in delivering clinical results and new medicines. We are now looking for 2 consultants for the role as Scientist, to join our team for a 12 month assignment, starting in February.

The role
This role significantly contributes to the manufacturing of drug product in development phase for clinical studies. All below activities will have a significant impact on the speed, quality and cost of the AZ development portfolio.
  • Responsible for the timely and cost effective manufacture of drug product in line with the plans agreed within DPM, with focus on practical hands-on work in our pilot plant GMP facilities.
  • Strong technical competence, credibility and ability to give assured technical direction.
  • Set up Master Manufacturing Records and Batch Records and perform transactions in Warehouse Management System through the Supply Chain IT-systems.
  • Assess record and report manufacturing and validation data accurately according to GMP.
  • Ensure SHE (Safety Health and Environment) and GMP standards are upheld and ensure AZ Policies and Standards are understood and followed.
  • Establish and recommend ways to improve flexibility and productivity, including new ways of working, resulting in shorter lead times.
  • Monitor and track relevant Key Performance Indicators (KPIs).
Who you are

Experience/requirements
We are looking for a professional scientist with good team working skills and the ability to operate independently to drive delivery of Projects. MSc in pharmacy or engineering (specialising in Pharmaceuticals) or equivalent. Experience from pharmaceutical development or working in a manufacturing or supply chain organisation is desired. You will have knowledge of cGMP and SHE and excellent documentation skills, both in English and Swedish. You will also have good understanding and interest in manufacturing equipment.

About Poolia Life Science & AstraZeneca

Poolia Life Science can offer several opportunities for skilled people with a background in biochemistry, chemical engineering or science. We work with Sweden's leading pharmaceutical and life science companies. So whether you're interested in research, regulatory affairs, quality assurance, environmental and quality control, sales and marketing, or just want a career change, we have the job for you.

AstraZeneca is a global, innovation-driven biopharmaceutical business that focuses on the discovery, development and commercialization of prescription medicines for some of the world's most serious diseases. AstraZeneca is one of the world's leading pharmaceutical companies. At AstraZeneca, we promote a culture that inspires innovation and collaboration.
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