Formulation Scientist

Posted 02 May 2024
Salary £28000 - £34000 per annum
Job type Permanent
Discipline Animal Health, Equestrian & VeterinaryAnimal Feed & Nutrition
Contact NameKristoff Brylinski

Job description

Formulation Scientist – Lytham -up to 34k


Our client are a leading animal health and nutrition company dedicated to improving the well-being of animals through innovative products and solutions. With a strong commitment to research and development, they strive to provide high-quality products that meet the diverse needs of our customers.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Formulate products in the laboratory, including those new to the business.
  • Research new market areas and propose innovative active ingredients and delivery systems.
  • Conduct stability studies and maintain comprehensive records of results.
  • Source laboratory and manufacturing equipment when necessary.
  • Maintain relationships with suppliers and arrange regular meetings.
  • Source new raw materials and specify required analysis for quality determination.
  • Reformulate current product range to address stability/efficacy issues and improve manufacturing efficiency.
  • Assess new raw materials sourced by purchasing.
  • Technical transfer of projects from the laboratory stage into manufacturing.
  • Write technical documentation including batch manufacturing records, specifications, and technical reports.
  • Assess and advise on final pack stability and suitability.
  • Complete all projects to the required standard within provided deadlines.
The Candidate:
  • Minimum of 2 years of product formulation experience in a similar field.
  • Good understanding of product stability and formulation science concepts.
  • Understanding of raw materials commonly used in various product forms.
  • Bachelor of Science Degree (min. 2.1) or equivalent in a science-based subject.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
The Package:
  • Competitive salary package up to 34k
  • Supportive and collaborative work environment
  • Career progression opportunities
To Apply - Please email your CV to Kristoff Brylinski, Principal Recruitment Consultant at kristoff@agrirs.co.uk
We appreciate the interest of all applicants and kindly advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
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