Senior Scientific Advisor - Drug Product Manufacturing

Location: Seattle, WA
Company: EUROFINS SCIENT.
Job Type: Full Time
Posted: 4 days ago
Eurofins Scientific is an international life sciences company, providing a unique range of analytical testing services to clients across multiple industries, to make life and our environment safer, healthier and more sustainable. From the food you eat, to the water you drink, to the medicines you rely on, Eurofins works with the biggest companies in the world to ensure the products they supply are safe, their ingredients are authentic and labelling is accurate.

Eurofins believes it is a global leader in food, environmental, pharmaceutical and cosmetics products testing and in agroscience CRO services. It is also one of the global independent market leaders in certain testing and laboratory services for genomics, discovery pharmacology, forensics, CDMO, advanced material sciences and in the support of clinical studies. In over just 30 years, Eurofins has grown from one laboratory in Nantes, France to over 47,000 staff across a network of more than 900 independent companies in over 50 countries and operating more than 800 laboratories.

Eurofins offers a portfolio of over 200,000 analytical methods to evaluate the safety, identity, composition, authenticity, origin, traceability and purity of biological substances and products, as well as providing innovative clinical diagnostic testing services, as one of the leading global emerging players in specialised clinical diagnostics testing. In 2019, Eurofins generated total revenues of EUR € 4.56 billion, and has been among the best performing stocks in Europe over the past 20 years.

Senior Scientific Advisor responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:. Serve as subject matter expert in formulation development and small scale, early phase, sterile fill/finish..

Provide focused activity, training, and strategic direction to achieve revenue targets and further market penetration..



Effectively collaborate with Regional Sales Managers and Key Account Managers to sell small-scale drug product manufacturing services and maximize quote win ratios..

Align drug product manufacturing service offering with market needs by providing immediate, continuous feedback and driving continuous improvement..

Partner with Business Unit (BU) leaders to understand capabilities and expertise to ensure programs are placed appropriately within the Eurofins BPT network..



Understand the client's scientific, regulatory, and business needs and provide solutions to these needs through technical work scopes, establishing Eurofins BPT as the most experienced and best overall value for each specific program..

Monitor marketplace for competitive pricing..

Responsible for monitoring regulatory and scientific trends in the industry to maintain Eurofins BPT's position as an innovative, compliant, solutions-oriented company..



Facilitate contract/project hand-off meetings with program management and operations to communicate all details necessary for successful project execution..

Responsible for publishing in the form of white papers, webinars, and email blasts and conducting speaking engagements/presentations to increase Eurofins BPT's reputation as the industry expert..

Represent Eurofins BPT at trade shows, conferences, etc.

, to further company reputation and market penetration..

Travel to client locations and on-site to Eurofins BPT facilities for client visits to aid in obtaining work. Expected travel: 30-50%. The ideal candidate would possess:. A master's degree or Ph.D.

in engineering, biochemistry, analytical chemistry or related scientific field plus a minimum of 7 years of directly relevant experience is required. (Bachelor's degree with 10+ years of experience may be acceptable.). Experience with a Contract Manufacturing Organization (CMO or CDMO), Contract Testing Organization (CTO), or Pharmaceutical drug development organization..



Understanding of the bio/pharmaceutical drug product manufacturing, including testing, and formulation developmentrequirements for product approval and cGMP quality systems..

Business-focused strategic mindset and the ability to consistently make timely decisions even in the face of complexity, balancing systematic analysis with decisiveness..

Strong computer skills with proficiency in MS Dynamics and MS suite..



Excellent communication (oral and written) skills and attention to detail..

Ability to work independently and as part of a team with self-motivation, adaptability, and a positive attitude..

Ability to learn new techniques, perform multiple tasks simultaneously, keep accurate records, follow instructions, and comply with company policies..



Strong leadership, initiative, and teambuilding skills..

Authorization to work in the United States indefinitely without restriction or sponsorship..

Based in San Diego, CA Basic Minimum Qualifications:.

Masters degree or PhD in engineering, biochemistry, analytical chemistry or related scientific field plus a minimum of 7 years of directly relevant experience. A bachelor's degree with 10+ years of experience may be acceptable. Authorization to work in the United States indefinitely without restriction or sponsorship Additional Information Position is full-time, Monday - Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm, with overtime as needed..



Excellent full time benefits including comprehensive medical coverage, dental, and vision options. Life and disability insurance. 401(k) with company match.

Paid vacation and holidays Eurofins is a M/F, Disabled, and Veteran Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer..


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