Senior Formulation Chemist – Complementary Medicines (The position has been filled)
Australia, Victoria
Full Time
  • Rare Opportunity for a Senior Formulation Chemist Looking for the Next Step in their Career
  • Multinational Complementary Medicine Manufacturer
  • Excellent Facilities, Friendly & Supportive Work Culture



Our client is a multinational company specialising in the manufacture of complementary medicines including solid and liquid dose. With facilities in the USA, Asia and Australia, the company prides itself in their ability to develop, deliver and manufacture various consumer health care products of the highest quality for their clients; from conception right through to commercialisation.

To employees, our client offers excellent facilities, career progression and a supportive, friendly and professional work environment.



This position is ideal for a Senior Chemist with experience in the formulation of tablets, liquids and creams looking for the next step in their career.

The successful candidate will have strong R&D experience, leadership qualities, be customer focused, a decision maker and able to complete tasks and projects on time. To be short-listed, you will have worked in similar roles for a number of years and will have a good understanding of GMP and TGA regulations applicable in such an Industry.

You will be required to perform the following tasks:

  • Develop formulations for new complementary products such as capsules, tablets, syrups and liquids
  • Manage all technical aspects of the product development process from pre-formulation to commercialisation
  • Create rework procedures and prepare Master Batch Records
  • Coordinate and execute bench top, pilot manufacturing scale-up and verification batches



To be successful in your application you must meet the following criteria:

  • A Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Pharmacy, Chemistry or similar
  • Several years’ experience in a similar role developing and formulating complementary medicines/products
  • Comprehensive knowledge and practical experience with product/process development, processing laboratory techniques and regulatory requirements
  • Working knowledge of soft gel and solid dosage form equipment such as tablet presses, capsule machines, tablet coating and granulation equipment would be highly regarded
  • You must be a positive person with a proactive and professional attitude
  • Highly motivated, you must be someone who is looking for a long term career opportunity and committed to growing with the company
  • A good work ethic, excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work as a team member or autonomously
  • You need to be able to lead and train and have excellent written and verbal communication skills with a proven ability to meet goals, targets and deadlines



To apply for this role, please click the ‘Apply Now’ button below and send your updated resume with a covering letter to CS Executive Group. For a confidential discussion about this role, please call Helen on +61 3 9516 0100 during office hours and +61 3 438 620 434 after hours.



We would like to thank you for taking the time to apply for this role. Unfortunately, due to the large volume of candidates we receive on a daily basis, we can only contact those with suitable qualifications and experience. If on this occasion you are not successful, your resume will remain on our database and be considered for future suitable roles.