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Process Development Scientist
Summary of the role
Your role as a Process Development Scientist will involve:
- Researching new technologies, developing and implementing different approaches to manufacturing processes in order to improve efficiency and scale up the production of medicines and vaccines.
- Testing and assessing the production process to ensure high quality is maintained during production.
- Conducting regular evaluations to document product developments, find defects and advise on modifications.
Headline skills required:
- Communication skills
- Presentation skills
- Excellent documentation practices
- Analytical skills
- Organisation skills
- Team player
Why is it exciting?
A large part of this role is driving innovation and focusing on sustainable ways to improve the safety, quality, and the environmental footprint when manufacturing medicinal products.
How much does a Process Development Scientist make in a year?
Dependent upon experience, you can hope to earn upwards of £35,000.