We have an opportunity for an Analytical Chemist on the Polymer Characterization team located at our Newark, Delaware or Wilmington, Delaware site. The Polymer Characterization team is part of the Pharma Solutions business unit of International Flavors and Fragrances (IFF). This Analytical Chemist role is to focus on the regulatory testing and method validation needs of the Pharma Solutions products.
People leadership for a team focused on methods and manufacturing support.
Understand the regulatory testing requirements for the Pharma Solutions product portfolio and ensure that production QC labs are meeting them.
Provide technical expertise and guidance in relation to complex analytical testing and troubleshooting.
Lead the development, validation, qualification, and documentation of analytical methods.
Use the scientific method and statistical knowledge to develop experimental design and to analyze and interpret experimental results.
Lead global teams to solve problems and make improvements.
Engage with QC laboratories to implement analytical methodologies and associated improvements.
Drive global technology transfer and compliance of analytical methodology to external regulations Work closely with R&D to ensure next-generation analytical needs are met.
Interface with R&D, TS&D, and Quality organizations to help ensure product specifications are consistent with analytical and production capability.
Experience with project leadership and people leadership
PhD in Analytical Chemistry (or a related field) with 10 years’ experience in analytical chemistry is required.
Demonstrated knowledge of analytical techniques, capabilities, and statistics are required.
Experience with project leadership and people leadership.
Excellent documentation (written), oral communication, and interpersonal skills.
Ability to solve problems and multi-task in a fast-paced rapidly changing environment.
Preferred experience in the pharmaceutical industry.
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