Research Scientist - Pharmaceutical Development

Research Scientist - Pharmaceutical Development

Camurus is Swedish research-based pharmaceutical company committed to developing and commercializing innovative and long-acting medicines for the treatment of severe and chronic conditions, including opioid dependence, pain, cancer and endocrine disorders. New drug products are based on our proprietary FluidCrystal ® drug delivery technologies with the purpose to deliver improved quality of life, treatment outcomes and resource utilization. The company’s share is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm under the ticker “CAMX”. For more information, visit

We are strengthening our organization and recruiting a

Research Scientist - Pharmaceutical Development to Camurus in Lund

Join our journey in delivering better treatments

In this temporary position (12 months) you will report to the Director Pharmaceutical Development and be part of a team consisting of nine colleagues working with research and development of new pharmaceutical and medical device products.

As Research Scientist you work both with in-house projects as well as in collaboration projects with partners. Your work will focus on laboratory work including formulation development, solubility and stability studies, physico-chemical characterization of formulations and documentation of results. Other assignments include instrument and chemical inventory responsibilities, writing or revising of pharmaceutical development procedures and/or SOP's as well as batch documentation and manufacturing of materials for preclinical testing.

Candidate profile

To be successful in this position you have a BSc or MSc in chemistry/pharmacy, or similar university degree. You have excellent laboratory skills and it is an advantage if you have experience from working in an ISO/GMP/GLP environment and/or have knowledge about regulatory requirements such as for example ICH guidelines. You have the ability to perform challenging laboratory tasks independently or in collaboration with colleagues.

You are energetic and enthusiastic with a strong drive. You have a proven track record of efficient documentation and writing reports for internal and external use and have excellent oral and written communication skills in English; Swedish is an advantage. You are motivated by working both independently and in a team in a structured and goal-oriented way. Furthermore, you thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic and team-oriented environment. You are used to working with Office package.

The opportunity for you

This is a great time to join a highly dynamic company during a very exciting phase of growth. The position offers a combination of local and international work environment and corporate culture, with the possibility for individual development and growth.

Camurus has approximately 120 employees with the head office located in Lund. The corporate culture is driven by innovation, strong collaboration internally and externally, ownership by everyone, quality, and passion about realizing our ideas and goals.

For more information about Camurus please visit our website or contact Stina Lindman, Director Pharmaceutical Development, phone: +46 (0)46 286 3862. The application process is ongoing, please apply as soon as possible but no later than November 8th.
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Område Lund
Yrkesroll Hälsa & Sjukvård, Medicinsk forskning & Laboratorieverksamhet
Typ av anställning Heltid, Projekt- / Visstidsanställd
Sista ansökningsdag löpande (60 dagar kvar)