GSK

Principal Scientist

Employer
GSK
Location
Lincoln, NE
Salary
Competitive
Posted
November 09 2020
Ref
269132
Organization Type
Pharma
Are you energized by a highly collaborative scientific role in chemistry that allows you to impact scientific strategy and accelerate R&D delivery? If so, this role could be an ideal opportunity to explore.

As a Principal Scientist, you will be a technical scientist within GSK's business division, responsible for the supply, maintenance and characterization of reference materials through the global GSK network.

This role will provide YOU the opportunity to lead key activities to progress YOUR career. These responsibilities include some of the following:

  • Manage and lead multiple projects with low level of guidance and train more junior associates in established ways of working.

  • Ensure new materials are provided to the network in a timely manner.

  • Support the maintenance ensure compliance of all instrumentation in the GSK CH RMG lab.

  • Liaise with manufacturing, Logistics, R&D, Quality Assurance and Procurement to ensure continuous supply of reference standards.

  • Continually develop knowledge in new areas of product technology to improve efficiency in assigned projects.

  • Initiate change controls and lead investigations while maintaining awareness of potential implications to other materials.

  • Provides general technical advice and support on cost savings and complexity reduction initiatives.

  • Ensure consumer is at the heart of product development.

  • Ensure compliance in all functional activities and support quality/compliance activities.

  • Ensure a safe working environment and proactively address potential safety concerns.



Why you?

Basic Qualifications:

We are looking for professionals with these required skills to achieve our goals:

  • PhD in Analytical Chemistry with specialization inMethod Development.

  • 2 years experience with HPLC method development or reference standards.


Preferred Qualifications:

If you have the following characteristics, it would be a plus:

  • 5 years experience as a Principal Scientist.



Why GSK?

Our values and expectations are at the heart of everything we do and form an important part of our culture. These include Patient focus, Transparency, Respect, Integrity along with Courage, Accountability, Development, and Teamwork. As GSK focuses on our values and expectations and a culture of innovation, performance, and trust, the successful candidate will demonstrate the following capabilities:

  • Operating at pace and agile decision-making - using evidence and applying judgement to balance pace, rigour and risk.

  • Committed to delivering high quality results, overcoming challenges, focusing on what matters, execution.

  • Continuously looking for opportunities to learn, build skills and share learning.

  • Sustaining energy and well-being

  • Building strong relationships and collaboration, honest and open conversations.

  • Budgeting and cost-consciousness



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