Formulation Scientist

Ref No. EMP408723
Salary £25,000 - £45,000/annum
Location Surrey, England
Job type Permanent
Job Status Applicants Required


The company has entered an exciting stage of growth and is expanding its R&D team and is seeking to appoint 2 x junior and 2 x senior formulation scientists.


Relevant degree and analytical skills

The Job

Three of the roles will be based in Surrey and one role will be based in a small laboratory in East Sussex.

Salaries are dependant upon experience and whether you are applying for the junior or senior role. This will be between £25,000 - £45,000 per annum.

Start dates: between now and June 2018.



  • Relevant degree or PhD in Pharmaceutical Science or Chemistry
  • Working experience with analytical tools, especially UV spectroscopy and HPLC.
  • Familiarity with Good Laboratory Practice


Experience in some of the following:

  • topical formulations
  • drug delivery systems
  • scale-up product development
  • Franz cells
  • atomic absorption
  • rotary evaporation


Experience in some of the following:

  • Surface linking of molecules with carrier systems and ability to analyse the resulting complex, including measuring of particle sizes and characterisation of both molecules and carrier system.
  • analysis and interpretation of data - ability to interpret scientific results in depth and relate them to the project objectives.

Key competencies

  • Adaptability
  • Problem Solving
  • Teamwork
  • PC proficient (Excel, Word, Access, Power-point)

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.

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