Associate Director of Formulation - Menlo Park , CA | Biospace
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Associate Director of Formulation

Corcept Therapeutics Inc.

Menlo Park , CA
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Full time
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Areas of Expertise Desired:
Analytical Chemistry, Formulation, Regulatory,

Job Description

The Associate Director of Formulation will be involved in the development and implementation of formulation strategies as well as assuring that quality levels are met.  This position will also be supporting regulatory functions.  
•   Development and implementation of formulation strategies
•   Selection and management of CROs to conduct formulation work
•   Work closely with Director of Chemical Development to integrate API synthesis, formulation, and analytical requirements
•   Work closely with Director of QA to ensure all activities meet quality requirements
•   Support regulatory filings


•   PhD in chemistry preferred or MS in chemistry with 8-10 years’ experience
•   8-10 years’ experience in analytical chemistry and formulation development in the pharmaceutical or biotechnology industry
•   Technical expertise in formulation R&D and manufacturing technologies of solid oral dosage forms with solubility-limited, small molecule drug candidates
•   GxP requirements in formulation and drug product development and manufacture for human clinical trials
•   Vendor oversight
•   Project management
•   Problem solving skills
•   Communication skills