Formulation Scientist

Industry Sector Biotechnology, Chemical
Location UK, South East
Salary Competitive


Formulation Scientist


Location – Oxfordshire


The Opportunity:

Our client is a growing Life Science company based in Oxfordshire, who are currently looking to build their R&D team with the addition of a Formulations Scientist. This opportunity will be a full-time role and will support the company in developing ground-breaking approaches to vaccine delivery.


The role:

As a Formulation Scientist you will be expected to compliment the existing R&D team by undertaking research projects. This will include:



  • Outlining study plans and approaches for Formulation Development
  • Evaluating suitable methods and hypotheses for synthesis of new particles
  • Synthesis and analysis of Lipid Nanoparticles
  • Performing Analytical Assays
  • Reporting and presenting R&D outcomes






Suitable applicants:

Our client is looking for a team-player who is able to take responsible for key research projects and deliver results. As a background, suitable applicants will ideally have:



  • PhD in Biomaterials, Nanomaterials, Organic Chemistry (or similar discipline)
  • Prior industry or post-doctoral experience working with Lipid Nanoparticles
  • Good understanding of Nanoparticle Synthesis and characterisation
  • Good analytical chemistry experience, including techniques such as LCMS, HPLC, DLS, TEM.
  • Able to work independently and deliver on research projects






In return, my client offers the opportunity to join a developing, small company with exposure to exciting research. A competitive salary will be offered based on experience.

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