Job title: R&D CHIEF CHEMIST [CK2113-16]
Contract type: Permanent
Location: South - Negeri Sembilan
Industry: Call Centres & Customer Service
Salary: 7000-8000
Start date: 10 Mar 2021
Job Reference: 45620
Contact details: Christy Ko
Contact email:
Contact-phone: +60 3 2202 1000
Job published: 11 days ago


  • Leading and managing GMP team chemist in conducting Research & Development for small molecule drug products, from ideation phase to commercial registration.
  • Managing specific experiments to create new and/ or improved GMP products, formulations, processes, testing protocols, Method Validation and Process Validation.
  • Participate and review relevant literature, implement findings in product formulations and information.
  • Support new product development with advanced method development & validations, technology transfer package and generation of technical data to meet drug product regulatory requirements.
  • Conduct patents research in order to ensure there is no infringement issues involved. 
  • Actively involve and assist to ensure compliance to GMP for both pharmaceutical and cosmetic plants.
  • Provide assistance in quality checking for return or expired product in order to propose appropriate countermeasure.
  • Perform Lab Instruments analysis such as Stability Chamber, HPLC, GC, UV, FTIR etc.


  • Possess Bachelor's Degree in Chemistry, Pharmacy/ Pharmacology, Science & Technology or equivalent.
  • 10 year(s) of R&D experience with at least 6 years experience in the OTC pharmaceutical products/ healthcare hygiene products. 
  • Able to perform and train others in using lab instruments such as HPLC, GC, UV, FTIR, stability chamber etc.
  • Familiar with GMP Practices, PIC/S (Pharmaceutical inspection co-operation scheme) guidelines, ICH Guideline, WHO Guideline, FDA guideline and National Regulatory Guidelines.
  • Knowledgeable in analytical and method development based on USP, BP and EP.
  • Preferably Assistant Manager/ Manager specializing in R&D role.