Laboratory Manager Spray Drying (all genders)

Posted 05 Sep 2019

Darmstadt, Hesse - Germany

Req Id 197227


A career at our company is an ongoing journey of discovery: our around 52,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in healthcare, life science and performance materials. For more than 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others.

Your role: As a Laboratory Manager (all genders) for Spray Drying in Research & Development Life Science, you will be driving new product development of excipients along with application support for a well-differentiated portfolio of pharma raw materials for solid oral dosage forms. The responsibility of the Laboratory Manager (all genders) Spray Drying includes coordination of a laboratory unit and building a team of technicians to provide technical leadership on new product and application development. This allows you to support Merck Life Science’s product use by pharma customers. Identification of new technologies and applications through external literature search and scientific contacts will allow you to feed innovative ideas into the Merck Life Science new product & technology development.
Who you are:

  • University degree in Science (e.g. Pharmaceutical Science or Technology, Chemistry, Engineering, or other related disciplines)
  • Recognized as an expert in spray drying of solid oral dosage forms. First-hand experience will be given consideration as an alternative to an advanced degree
  • Several years (ideally 3-5) of industrial experience
  • Your personal strength includes communication and presentation skills in German and English
  • You are well organized with strong decision making skills
  • Willingness to travel up to 10%

What we offer:  With us, there are always opportunities to break new ground. We empower you to fulfil your ambitions, and our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. We trust you with responsibility early on and support you to draw your own career map that is responsive to your aspirations and priorities in life. Join us and bring your curiosity to life!

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