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Associate Scientist

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  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Contract
  • Location: Cork
  • Sector: Science
  • Date posted: 06/09/2017
  • Job reference: J373695A

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Associate Scientist

Location: Cork

Position: 12 Month Contract

Rates: Neg.

Position Summary:

Our client, a global multinational based in Cork, is currently seeking associate scientists to join their team. In this role you will be working with testing of drug substance and drug product.

Main duties and responsibilities:

  • Daily management of the routine sample management operations/LIMS Stability Module.
  • Responsible for coordinating activities in relation to stability programs.
  • Responsible for the management of stability inventory.
  • Ensure all activities follow SOP's/WI's and protocols where appropriate and are performed in compliance with regulatory guidelines.
  • Perform sample management activities according to local procedures and processes in a timely and organised fashion.
  • Organise stability inventory and maintain stability chambers.
  • Coordinate receipt and distribution of samples throughout the laboratories. Perform other duties as designated by Laboratory Management. Develop subject matter expertise on assigned role.
  • Use of laboratory software such as LIMS, SAP, SDMS, Trackwise, etc.
  • Contribute to proper use, calibration and maintenance of laboratory equipment.
  • Record all laboratory data in accordance with cGMP and local procedures.
  • Perform data review.
  • Keep up to date with existing and new SOP's and official documentation.
  • Perform investigations, where required, for deviations, laboratory investigations etc.
  • Independently write/revise SOP's or other official documentation and reports, when required.
  • Execute independently and/or as part of a team, assigned projects/tasks.
  • Train/coach other/new personnel.
  • Lead/participate in lean innovation and continuous improvement projects

Education and Experience/Competencies:

  • 3rd level qualification in a science related discipline.
  • Knowledge of laboratory sample management and/or stability is preferred.
  • Industry experience (GMP laboratory) is essential.
  • Experience with LIMS systems is desirable.

Key Skill Requirements:

  • Excellent attention to detail,
  • good communication skills (written & verbal),
  • ability to think logically, proactive approach,
  • ability to work well within team structures,
  • Ability to work on own initiative.

Key Skill Requirements:

  • excellent attention to detail,
  • good communication skills (written & verbal),
  • ability to think logically,
  • proactive approach,
  • ability to work well within team structures,
  • ability to work on own initiative

For more information or for a confidential chat, please contact Kathryn on 01 6455250 or email