Achieva Group Ltd

Scientific Associate Analytical Development & Quality Control

CHF0 - CHF48 per hour
25 Feb 2021
27 Mar 2021
Sophie Fosh
Clinical Research
Full Time
Contract Type
Experience Level
Experienced (non-manager)

Our global pharmaceutical client has a vacancy for Scientific Associate Analytical Development & Quality Control
Our client is looking for candidates based in Switzerland/ EU.
This is an initial 12-month full time contract.
Job Responsibilities
• Development, optimisation and application of analytical methods, e.g., for purity-,
stability-, content-and potentially genotoxic impurity determinations
• Write-up of analytical methods for implementation
• Conduct of release, retest, stability studies, transfer and validation analyses
• Proper documentation of all analytical activities according to Good Documentation
Practices through compilation of all analytical testing records (e.g., notebooks, raw
data hardcopies)
• Interpretation and documentation of analytical data including results from method
development, release, retest, validation, stability, and transfer
• Write-up of analytical protocols and reports, e.g. for validation and stability studies
• Assurance of adequate maintenance and operation of analytical equipment according
to GMP
• Drafting and review of CoAs and/or Analytical results sheet
• Drafting of SOPs, GUIs, TPLs, FRMs
• Training of Laboratory personnel
• Ensuring of cleanliness of laboratory and work space
Candidate’s Requirements
• Apprenticeship-, College-, or university-degree or equivalent education in the field of
chemistry, biology, biochemistry, pharmacy, or chemical engineering
• Apprenticeship 4-6 years, BS 2-4 years or MS 1-3 years' experience
• Ability to efficiently plan and effectively execute and document analytical experiments
in a GMP-compliant pharmaceutical environment
• Basic knowledge of GMP
• Good knowledge of sample preparation, HPLC instrumentation and techniques
• Basic knowledge of spectroscopic methods, e.g., UV/VIS, IR
• Basic trouble-shooting skills for analytical analyses
• Flexibility, good communication, time management and team-working skills
• Ability to work independently and to take initiative
• Life-long learning mindset
• Proficient in English