R&D Formulation Scientist

Research and Development/Analytical and Formulary Braunton, North Devon


Perrigo has more than 130 years of providing Quality Affordable Healthcare Products to consumers and families around the world.  We are now looking to recruit a Formulation Scientist into our R&D team based at the Braunton manufacturing site. 

Reporting to the R&D manager you will be responsible for developing new and improving existing formulations.  These will predominately be tablets, hard gelatin capsules and sachets. 
You will be responsible for formulating and producing small scale concept batches through to scaleup and optimization trials to full size production.  You will also be generating documents to support new licenses applications and variations to existing licenses, therefore a knowledge of active ingredients and excipients, and how they perform within formations is required. 

Applicants should be qualified to degree level or equivalent in an appropriate subject and have a minimum of 2-5 years’ experience in pharmaceutical formulation.    

We are seeking a diverse applicant pool to ensure the diversity of our team reflects the end consumers we serve through our self-care mission. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer that celebrates our team’s differences. Individuals of all races, ethnicities, nationalities, ancestries, religious creeds, sexual orientations, genders, gender identities and gender expressions, national origins, ages, mental and physical abilities, familial status,’ veterans status’, military status’ and more are encouraged to apply. TOGETHER, we make lives better.