Global MSAT Senior Professional (P5)

A vacancy exists in the Global Manufacturing, Science & Technology department (MSAT) for a P5 Senior Professional. The position is a Permanent position. The successful candidate will report to the MSAT Manager.


The Position

The MSAT Senior Professional role involves process support including optimisation, improvement and trouble-shooting of existing commercial products.


Key duties will include:

•the design and co-ordination of process development, trouble-shooting & qualification studies for existing products

•the design and performance of laboratory-scale and pilot-scale trials

•scale-up/down of existing commercial production processes

•review of documentation relating to production processes, including the manufacturing section of registration documentation and new/updated Lot Processing Records/Master Batch Records

•provision of technical support to manufacturing functions

•Leading and driving to conclusion, through the use of LEAN tools, major investigations into product/process related deviations.

The Person will have:


•honours degree in pharmacy, chemistry or related discipline

•experience in product/process development or related post-graduate research

•excellent teamwork skills as well as being capable of working on his/her own initiative



•PhD in a pharmacy related discipline or chemistry

•3+ years of experience in a process support role in a cGMP environment with a proven track record


About LEO Pharma

Our mission is to help people achieve healthy skin. We pioneer dermatology by looking beyond today to constantly improve and extend what’s possible for the benefit of patients. We keep patients at the heart of everything we do.

We drive dermatology with our knowledge, collaboration and curiosity. We are at the forefront of science in developing new medicines for dermatology. As long as there is a patient out there needing our help, we carry on our mission.

As a foundation – owned company we have the independence and obligation to put patients first. The collective skills and efforts from everyone at LEO Pharma and our partners are the basis for our success. We continue on the path we’ve charted for more than 110 years, building, sharing and reinvesting in knowledge. Because we care and because we can.


Let’s pioneer together.


Closing Date:  29/04/2019


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