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Do you hold a degree in pharmaceutical science or a related field? Did you acquire first experiences within the pharmaceutical/ dietary supplement industry on developing tablets or capsule applications? Do you enjoy having the possibility to be part of the startup of Innovation & Application Center? Then our position as Team Lead – Innovation & Application Center Egypt (f/m) could be the perfect next step for you !
Initially you will be supporting the creation of the new Innovation & Application Center in Cairo. Later, you will be responsible for leading activities in the Innovation & Application Center such as the the development of tablets, soft- and hard-capsule applications. Furthermore, you will be leading one Laboratory Technician who will be supporting you with the hands-on work.
This permanent position is based in Cairo with up to 25% travel requirements. The ideal starting date would be 1st January 2019.
Initiating and running of the Innovation & Application Center including the management of one laboratory technician
Stay ahead of relevant scientific and technological developments in delivery formats within the dietary supplement / pharmaceutical industry
Build strong technical interactions with customers and be first point of contact for our clients in this region
Providing customers with innovative ideas for product development of supplements according to their needs
Manage the quality and development of the laboratory and assure our high Safety, Health and Environment standards
Pharmacist or MSc degree in pharmaceutical science or related fields, PhD optional
Minimum 3 years of experience in developing tablets or capsule applications
Ideally worked in the pharmaceutical or dietary supplement industry in a product development function
Highly motivated and energetic individual with an innovative mindset
Customer oriented and marketing savvy personality
Self-sufficient, highly proactive and ability to communicate to different internal and external stakeholders
Fluent in English; French & Arabic is an advantage
Working for DSM means the opportunity to really contribute to improve people’s lives and solving the challenges of today’s world. Challenging jobs, career opportunities and an inspiring environment allow you to enhance your personal development. DSM recognizes that the on-going success of the company depends on the continued development and engagement of our employees and pursues a fair and competitive remuneration policy, recognizing individual and team competencies and performance.
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Interested in this position? Please apply online by sending us your CV and supporting documents via the career portal (www. dsm. com/careers). For additional questions, please contact Kerim Hanafi, Associate Recruiter (Apply to send email to the employer).
Reference check procedures are part of the DSM Recruitment and Selection Process. You will be contacted when these references are required.
Royal DSM is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by law. "