Assistant Scientist AR&D

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 an Analytical Scientist into our R&D team based at the Braunton manufacturing site.

In this role you will develop and validate, under supervision, suitably rugged physical and chemical analytical methods that will determine all necessary product parameters including physical characteristics, determination of actives, degradation products and dissolution using the most suitable analytical techniques.  Monitor the stability of new formulations and generate documentation for licence submissions.  You may also be required to support analytical improvements for existing licences, problem solving and continuous improvement projects.

To be successful in this role you will need to have a science based degree or equivalent and at least 2 years previous practical lab experience with a pharmaceutical manufacturer or in a similar industry.  Knowledge of GMP/GLP and experience using HPLC is also critical.

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.