Formulation Science Director, Anovent Pharmaceuticals (Recruitment Information of Shanghai Anovent Pharmaceutical Co.,)


Job Description

Anovent Pharmaceuticals is an innovative company which is focusing on the research, development, production and sales of respiratory medicines. As an international pharmaceutical company in respiratory area, Anovent is dedicated to provide affordable respiratory medicines for patients worldwide.

Primary role of formulation science director is to lead Anovent formulation science team, provide formulation strategies and ensure formulation objectives achieved successfully for Anovent products as the portfolio and organization expand.

Core Accountabilities/Responsibilities

Ø  Lead Anovent formulation science activities and provide formulation strategies to meet the expanding needs of the Anovent product pipeline.

Ø  Oversee formulation development of Anovent portfolio, and provide technical expertise in the areas of formulation techniques as required.

Ø  Establish an effective department infrastructure and systems to enable efficient formulation development by leveraging internal and external expertise and capabilities.

Ø  Be responsible for the group's scientific and technical standards, critical review of documentation and reports, and hold reviewer/approver responsibility for appropriate analytical science sections of regulatory submissions.

Ø  Audit and review procedures, processes, data and laboratory preparedness for inspections, and participate in external and internal audits as required.

Ø  Develop the formulation staff to function effectively in cross-functional teams and collaboration, and provide input into personnel decisions including performance appraisals, promotions, and hiring, mentoring, and other personnel related activities.

Ø  Interact effectively and transparently with functional heads within Anovent, and with other Anovent stakeholders, and serve as a key strategic member of the development leadership team, assessing capabilities and processes and providing guidance for best practices and direction for continuous improvement.


Ø  PhD degree in Formulation or related disciplines.

Ø  2+ years’ work experience in formulation science of pharmaceutical industry or related areas.

Ø  Generic drug experience highly preferred, especially in US ANDA.

Ø  DPI or inhalation product experience highly preferred.

Ø  Strong understanding of formulation techniques (DPI or inhalation, etc) and knowledge of pharmaceutical formulation development.

Ø  Good computer skills and strong formulation technique skills.

Ø  Strong ability in English, including listening, speaking, reading and writing.

Ø  Excellent leadership skills.

Ø  Demonstrated ability for critical thinking, problem-solving and innovation.

Ø  Strong interpersonal skills to ensure effective communication, collaboration and negotiation.

Ø  Strong project management and organizational skills, prioritizes and plans work activities.

Ø  Strong sense of value of investment and ability to develop cost-effective development plans.

Ø  Potential to take on increasing responsibilities as the portfolio and organization expands.


          Contact information

           Anna He     Tel: 13816142073