Pharmiweb ChannelsAll | PharmaCo | Clinical Research | R&D/BioTech | Sales/Mktg | Healthcare | Recruitment | Pharmacy | Medical Comms RSS Feed RSS Feeds RSS Feed PharmiWeb Candidate Blog RSS Feed PharmiWeb Client Blog

Job Details

Senior Analytical Scientist (Sandwich, Kent)

Company: Mylan
Location: Sandwich, Kent
Reference: Ana Scien
Closing Date: 28 Oct 16
Type: Full Time
Salary (£): Competitive
Benefits: Excellent, comprehensive and flexible

Job Summary:

At Mylan, we mean it when we say we work every day to provide access to high quality medicines to the world’s 7 billion people. If you are unconventional, relentless and passionate. If you believe in doing what’s right, not what’s easy. If you are a doer and have a passion for serving others, we want to talk to you


Senior Analytical Scientist (Sandwich, Kent)

Make a Difference

At Mylan, each person has the ability to make a difference. From the providers who sell and market our products to the producers who develop and manufacture them and finally to our business partners who support the providers and producers, we all have a mission critical role.


Main Accountabilities


·         Carry out all analytical activities required to deliver new respiratory products to clinical studies and commercialization

·         Lead the planning and execution of experiments to generate scientific understanding in development of analytical methods, formulations and processes.

·         Perform analyses related to clinical supplies, stability, and process scale up. 

·         Process and review data, interpret results and report experimental outcomes to project development team.

·         Lead the troubleshooting of instrumentation and investigation of aberrant sample results.

·         Maintain laboratory documentation in accordance with cGMP documentation practices. 

·         Contribute to project delivery by carrying out other tasks (e.g. laboratory housekeeping, ordering, shipping samples) as required.

·         Work with other senior analysts to lead the analytical laboratory operation and identify opportunities for improvements in working practices and procedures.

·         Oversee the day-to-day work of less experienced analytical laboratory staff.


Make Our Values Your Values

Mylan hires only the best. People who thrive in a culture of innovation and empowerment. People who are active learners and have a positive attitude. People who are leaders and know that by working together we can run faster, reach higher and achieve more. By doing so, we will continue to set new standards in health care. Here are the minimum qualifications and essential functions for this position:





·         Minimum of a Bachelor of Science Degree or substantial practical work experience.

·         Good IT skills (including Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint).

·         Good understanding of laboratory safety and best practice.

·         Has a good understanding of basic principles of physical, organic and analytical chemistry, and can demonstrate advanced knowledge in specific areas related to their experience. 

·         Highly familiar with calculations used in analytical chemistry and the application of statistics.

·         Has a good understanding and substantial practical experience of modern laboratory techniques, including HPLC.

·         Able to work with others to plan the day-to-day work of a small team.

·         Able to work autonomously to deliver multiple tasks, planning own work to consistently achieve output of high quality results in a timely manner.

·         Able to work collaboratively within a multi-disciplinary team environment.

·         Able to lead troubleshooting and investigations.

·         Good written and oral communication skills.

·         Proficiency in speaking, comprehending, reading and writing English is required




·         DPI/MDI experience.

·         Experience in development and testing of Inhalation Products.

·         Experience of physical properties testing, e.g. particle size, surface area, amorphous content.

·         Knowledge of cGMP/GLP.

·         Knowledge of statistics (e.g. T-test, ANOVA, linear regression).

Why Mylan?

If you want to be part of a global health care company that is making a difference and changing lives, Mylan may be the place for you. With a workforce of more than 40,000 worldwide, we can make a difference. We encourage you to visit to learn more about our unconventional culture, our approach to doing business and how we plan to set new standards in health care.


Mylan offers competitive salary, excellent benefits and an environment conducive to professional growth and advancement. Mylan is an Equal Opportunity Employer.    


To submit your application, please visit and select UK - you will then need to create a candidate profile to apply for the position.



Apply for this job: Senior Analytical Scientist (Sandwich, Kent)

Contact Information:

Address:  Mylan Global Respiratory Group
Discovery Park House Discovery Park Ramsgate Road Sandwich Kent
CT13 9ND
Tel:  01304 626200
Website:  Visit Our Web Site

Share | | |
Site Map | Privacy & Security | Cookies | Terms and Conditions is Europe's leading industry-sponsored portal for the Pharmaceutical sector, providing the latest jobs, news, features and events listings.
The information provided on is designed to support, not replace, the relationship that exists between a patient/site visitor and his/her physician.