Research and Development Chemist

Research and Development Chemist

Job Title: Research and Development Chemist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney, New S. Wales, Australia
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: BBBH9359_1567146732
Contact Name: Kristina Gerges
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 10, 2019 14:56

Job Description


  • Join an innovative company
  • Permanent, Full time position
  • Career development

About the Company

Our client has a broad manufacturing capability across dietary supplements, dairy products and cosmetics. This company is continuously growing and ensures they deliver high quality goods. They are currently looking for a Softgel Research and Development Chemist to join their R&D team in Sydney.


  • Perform and supervise laboratory scale trials for tablets, powders, liquids and gel capsules
  • Draft and update NPD briefs in line with customer requirements
  • Finalising development briefs for new products
  • Liaising with various stakeholders
  • Sourcing raw materials as per NPD briefs
  • Investigating sales inquiries and customer complaints
  • Participate in continuous improvement of methods and technology to increase effectiveness and efficiency
  • Conduct method validation and support R&D product development


  • 5-7 years hands on experience in Product Development with the Pharmaceutical industry
  • Knowledge of raw materials and their interactions in a range of dosage forms preferably Softgels
  • Knowledge of formulation strategies.
  • Knowledge of TGA, Food Codes and Cosmetic Regulations
  • Hands on knowledge of Softgel Encapsulation machine and supporting equipment.

How to Apply

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