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Staff Scientist

Staff Scientist

Requisition # 
2017-6972
# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-DE-Wilmington
Job Post Information* :  
11/30/2017

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Overview

Ashland is seeking a Staff Scientist to join our Pharmaceuticals team.

Description

  1. Lead and execute new product development, customer technical service and contract research projects to support pharmaceutical business growth
  2. Design technical programs to advance pharmaceutical formulations and processes using Ashland excipient technologies. Review, revise and issue experimental protocols and final reports
  3. Coordinate activities with project leaders, R&D teams and team members from other functions to ensure the delivery of quality results in a timely manner
  4. Generate and maintain documentation required by projects and pharmaceutical operations including batch records, SOPs, protocols, etc. Evaluate data and documentation from project trials and testing, and prepare reports summarizing the R&D activities
  5. Provide technical review of marketing literature and presentations
  6. Support trainings to Ashland global sales and technical teams as well as customers
  7. Present research findings at major technical conferences and journals
  8. Provide technical support to North America and global accounts

**This job is based on a ladder structure and the job level (salary) will be determined by the quantity and quality of your experience.

**This position is located in Wilmington, DE.

Qualifications

Qualifications:

  • 1-5 years' experience in pharmaceutical solid-dosage product/process development and manufacturing required
  • Ph.D. in Pharmaceutical Sciences or Chemical Engineering required
  • Must be authorized to work in the US
  • Thorough knowledge on oral solid formulations and analytical techniques used to characterize formulations
  • Extensive hands-on experience with formulation process
  • Demonstrate good interpersonal, communication, and presentation skills
  • Ability to successfully manage multiple activities and adapt to rapid changes in priorities to achieve company and departmental objectives
  • Working knowledge of Design of Experiments (DOE), Microsoft Office Suite, and statistical analysis
  • Time management skills
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Some travel required, less than 20%

TO APPLY FOR THIS POSITION, please select the Apply button. If no Apply button is provided, please visit Ashland's Career Center. Once there, enter job number 2017-6831 in the Keyword Search field to find this posting and apply on-line.

 

NOTE:  We do not accept resumes from external staffing agencies or independent recruiters for any of our openings unless we have a signed recruiting agreement in place to fill a specific position.

 

Ashland Global Holdings Inc. (NYSE: ASH) is a premier global specialty chemicals company serving customers in a wide range of consumer and industrial markets, including adhesives, architectural coatings, automotive, construction, energy, food and beverage, personal care and pharmaceutical. At Ashland, we are 6,000 passionate, tenacious solvers - from renowned scientists and research chemists to talented engineers and plant operators - who thrive on developing practical, innovative and elegant solutions to complex problems for customers in more than 100 countries. Ashland also maintains a controlling interest in Valvoline Inc. (NYSE: VVV), a premium consumer-branded lubricant supplier. Visit ashland.com to learn more.

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Ashland. always solving

 

We are passionate, tenacious, solvers who thrive on developing practical, innovative and elegant solutions to complex problems in applied chemistry, always pushing the boundaries of what’s possible, and advancing the competitiveness of our customers across diverse industries.

 

Our people—molecular scientists, chemists, process engineers, logisticians, research scientists, economists, analysts, compliance auditors, salespeople, safety experts and more—are distinguished by their ability to create and apply specialized chemistry in ways that enable customers to amplify the efficacy, refine the usability, add to the allure, ensure the integrity, and improve the profitability of their products and applications.

 

The Ashland Way

 

Our vision, mission, way and values are the foundation for what makes Ashland, Ashland. What we aspire to accomplish, how we work every day toward that vision, and the way that we do things are what give substance to the promises we make to each other, customers and investors.

 

Our vision is to make a better world by providing creative solutions through the application of specialty ingredients and materials.

 

Our mission is to develop practical, innovative, and elegant solutions to complex problems in applied chemistry, always pushing the boundaries of what’s possible, and advancing the competitiveness of our customers across diverse industries.

 

Our way is to respect, protect, and advance the people we work with, companies we serve, shareholders who invest in our future, communities we’re a part of, and planet we share.

 

Ashland is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation. 

Ashland is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

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