Biologist (Technical Transfer) 70k

Job description

My client a Cork based Pharmaceutical company require a (Tech Transfer) specialist.

The major mechanisms for technology transfer involve forging collaborations with external companies. 

For either route, an essential step is to secure strong intellectual property rights and:

  • Facilitate their transfer to the company via appropriate licensing or assignment strategies.
  • The new individual will play a crucial role within the Transfer team is executing this protocol.

Key duties of this role include (but not limited to) :

  • Support Transfer of products/processes to site. (Experience essential).
  • Adapt processes where necessary to best suit the site equipment.
  • Author documents that ensure cGMP compliance, such as:
  • Laboratory investigation, deviations, change controls, change notices & analytical test methods.
  • Familiar with Method development/validation protocols & reports & method verification.  
  • Ensure that chemistry knowledge is utilised to support product campaings.
  • Demonstrate understanding of research development studies.
  • Design & perform experiments regarding problems ( pre production ).
  • Provide analytical support for process related investigations.
  • Experience with validation and/or new product qualification.
  • Exposure to cleaning validation desirable


Minimum B.Sc in Science ( M.Sc desirable ).

At least 2 years working in an API Manufacturing site.

Experience in Tech Transfer is essential.

For more information please call Colin on 021-4847131 or

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