QC & Stability Scientist – Contract (The position has been filled)
Australia, Victoria
  • Innovative Pharmaceutical Company
  • Modern facilities with well equipped laboratory / Start ASAP
  • Exciting 3-Month Contract Role with Friendly Work Environment & Excellent Career Opportunities



Our client is a well known, successful biotechnology company based in Melbourne’s CBD. Boasting modern facilities and state of the art laboratories, our client offers a friendly, supportive work environment and access to parking as well as public transport.



Our client is undergoing growth and requires an addition to their Analytical and Development team. This will be a 3-Month contract with a potential to be reviewed.

As a Scientist in the Analytical Development team, you will play a critical role in supporting the analytical method development and validation of test methods, including characterisation of drug substance, raw materials, and drug products.

Should you secure this contract position, your responsibilities will include:

  • QC testing of raw materials, in-process samples, components and finished products
  • Stability testing
  • Test and maintain appropriate standards in accordance to GMP and GLP
  • Assist in research and development studies to support development of products
  • Create reports and documentation (methods/specifications etc)
  • Conduct Root Cause Analysis and close out investigation reports including change control mechanism within a NATA laboratory context



  • You will hold a relevant Scientific Degree
  • Experience with analytical instrumentation including HPLC, GC, UV, IR and Mass Spectrometry
  • Some experience with QC of Pharmaceutical products would be beneficial
  • Experience with stability testing of pharmaceutical raw materials and finished products
  • Proven problem solving skills and understanding of GMP
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills are essential, as the ability to present scientific approaches, data and interpretations across the  company will be important
  • Attention to detail and strong ability to multi-task
  • The key to this role will be your flexible “can do” attitude and excellent work ethic
  • Demonstrated ability to display initiative whilst working autonomously or as part of a team

Our client offers a dynamic environment that fosters a work culture emphasising innovation, urgency, integrity, and results with a commitment to attract and retain highly motivated and qualified people.

The working environment is one that embodies  vision and values, celebrates diversity of background and thought, and supports a balance of professional and personal needs.



To have a confidential discussion about this role, please call our team on 03 9516 0100 during office hours or after hours with Jo on 0411 197 171.

To apply, please click the “Apply Now” button below and send your resume with a covering letter addressing the above criteria to CS Executive Group.



We would like to thank you for taking the time to apply for this role. Unfortunately, due to the large volume of applications we receive daily, we cannot contact all candidates. Please note, if you are not successful on this occasion, your resume will remain on our database and you may be contacted for other similar roles in the future.