Associate Scientist / Scientist

Competitive base plus comprehensive benefits including annual bonus and pension
04 Jul 2019
03 Aug 2019
R & D
Full Time
Contract Type
Experience Level
Entry level

Job Summary

This is your opportunity to work alongside industry experts and use your pharmaceutical development skills to deliver advanced inhalation products that can have a positive impact on patients’ lives around the world. We are growing our team so why not join Vectura and enjoy the opportunity to support the development of innovative medical solutions.

Your role

We are seeking a qualified scientist to join our dry powder inhaler team based in Chippenham. You’ll be an essential part of our team performing experimental procedures to solve scientific problems. Your inquisitive skills will enable you to identify problems, generate and analyse data using graphs and tables for inclusion in reports, and to support presentation of your work as appropriate. Your technical knowledge and understanding will enable you to provide feedback to your colleagues and key stakeholders on areas such as process improvements to better support and refine task execution and ensure project progress.

What you need

To be considered for the role of Associate Scientist or Scientist you will have a degree in a relevant scientific subject. We will accept applications from both graduates or experienced scientists from within a pharmaceutical environment. Experience working with dry powder inhalers is preferred, but not required.

What you get

In return for your skills and expertise, we offer a competitive base salary, annual bonus and generous benefits package including a pension plan, life assurance, private health, dental plan, share save/incentive schemes, cycle to work scheme and free parking.

Our defined culture has been created through the participation of every one of our employees, a culture that encourages a diverse and inclusive work force. We offer flexible working opportunities that promote a healthy work life balance.

About Vectura

We are global leaders in the development of innovative formulations and devices for inhaled medical products and our specialist technologies helped over seven million patients in 2017. Working collaboratively, we combine technical, engineering, clinical and regulatory expertise to design, develop, industrialise and deliver a unique range of innovative products, from smart nebuliser technologies to innovative formulations.

With a healthy pipeline of new products in development, as well as partnerships with major international pharma companies, it an exciting time to join, you’ll find it’s an ideal place to develop a stimulating and rewarding career.


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