Associate Scientist

  • Location: Mechelen
  • Type: Contracting
  • Job #19779

Will you be our new ambassador?

Jefferson Wells Life Sciences specializes in supporting pharma & biotech companies in their daily challenges. Hence our interest in experts like you to join our team. 

Let's look together at your first challenge with us!

Job Description

  • Execute experiments assisting the scientific experts, supporting the implementation of New Analytical Technologies and Process Analytical Technologies (PAT) for small molecule applications.
  • Execute Near-Infrared (NIR)/Raman method development, validation and transfer activities on small molecule projects related to lab applications (content uniformity, moisture, polymorphs and identification).
  • Execute data review
  • Author and review protocols and reports regarding method development, method validation and method transfer
  • Report results to teams and management.
  • Ensure high scientific quality standards for experiments and take on responsibility for these experiments.
  • Comply with regulatory, GMP and safety rules
  • Work in a multidisciplinary team​

Education & experience

  • You hold a Master degree in Analytical Chemistry, Pharmaceutical Technology or a related science with a minimum of 3 years of experience in a Pharmaceutical Company
  • Expertise in various spectroscopic techniques (NIR, Raman, UV and IR) for application in analytical chemistry is preferred.
  • Knowledge of statistical data analyses and chemometrics is beneficial.
  • Knowledge and/or experience with pharmaceutical processes (granulation, blending, spray drying, coating, …) and PAT tools is an asset.


  • Ensure high scientific quality standards for experiments and take on responsibility for these experiments.
  • Efficient, flexible and dynamic.
  • Innovative solutions/technical skills.
  • Customer focus and results and performance driven.
  • Sense of Urgency.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • You have a good knowledge of English, both spoken and written.
  • You are able to work independently, though you are also a team player.
  • Driving license is preferred


What can Jefferson Wells do for you?

As an ambassador you have the opportunity to grow within international companies where you can build a strong network. Through a personal follow-up, you receive quality support in every step that you accommodate. Finally, you enjoy the opportunity to develop yourself personally and professionally through internal training and education.

Are you interested? Apply now!


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