Catalent Pharma Solutions (a Blackstone Group company) is a leading Drug Development, Advanced Delivery Technology and Supply partner to the global pharmaceutical industry. A Fortune 1000 company, with over 20 locations on 5 continents, we partner with 90 out of the top 100 pharmaceutical companies and 44 of the top 50 biotech firms, as well as thousands of small innovator companies.
The laboratory groups at Catalent Research Triangle Park (RTP) are responsible for the support of pharmaceutical product development in a range of dosage forms both directly with customers and in collaboration with other Catalent facilities. This includes formulation development, structural chemistry, analytical support, and clinical trials material manufacturing.
Plans, conducts and directs scientific work on complex projects necessitating the origination and application of new and unique approaches. Plans and directs projects and supplies technical inspiration, leadership and consultation to professional co-workers. May represent the organization in outside discussions and technical forums. Generally works with latitude for un-reviewed action or decision.
Specific Duties, Activities, and Responsibilities
Actively participates in the creation, introduction of, or reducing to practice innovative technologies or work processes. Champion improvements to operations or work practices with Divisional or site-wide impact. Serve as single point of contact for projects that span groups or Divisions. Collaborate with supervisory peers to execute projects spanning the Division, site or other Catalent sites.
Evaluate and advise on individual development plans and objectives, ensuring these align with group and Division business needs. Achieve group performance for key metrics, including financial and other operational measures. Identify new or modified offerings based on advanced or emerging technologies or changing industry needs.
Doctoral degree with >10 years experience, master’s degree with >12 years experience, or bachelor’s degree with >15 years experience, in chemistry or closely related physical science or equivalent education and training
Experienced in Inhalation Product Development.
Ability to manage a group of analysts and formulators to advance the development of pulmonary and nasal products.
Knowledge of regulatory expectations and guidelines relating to pulmonary drug development.
Experience at a variety of stages of product development from first to man to phase 3 and beyond.
Excellent customer service skills
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
- Excellent written and oral communication skills for individuals or large groups
- Conversant in managing team dynamics and building highly effective teams
- Mathematical and reasoning ability
- Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form
- Ability to work effectively under pressure to meet deadlines
- Good negotiation and reasoning skills
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