Abbott Senior Analytical Scientist in Shanghai, China

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Main Responsibilities:

Management & Leadership

  • Ensure analytical team’s delivery to project’s portfolio of the centre from early stage to product development

  • Responsible for nutrients /contaminant test method development and method transfer to third party and laboratories within Abbott

  • Liaison with affiliates and external partners to drive impactful innovation in nutrients test methods

  • Implement technical exchange with internal &external labs

  • Management of general lab processed required for day to day efficient operation and ensure compliance to all applicable safety and quality system requirement.

Technical and Performance Support

  • Develop &Modify nutrients test method for new formula and special matrices

  • Co-ordinate / approve nutrients test method validation and transfer to 3rd party laboratories in the region or laboratories within Abbott

  • Liaise with product developer and project managers to ensure nutrients test methodology meet applicable regulatory requirement for product registration and importation in China.

  • Set-up laboratory processes to ensure efficient laboratory operation to meet business needs

  • Actively identify areas for improvement in laboratory processes and implement new measure to improve efficiency.

Qualifications:

Skills

  • Good communication skills on technical area, major interface between functional departments and external labs

  • Fluent in use of computer programs in a lab setting, e g., PowerPoint, Excel, etc.

  • Can act autonomously.

  • Is challenging & proactive

  • Is pragmatic

  • Good communicator, coach / influencer

  • Fluent in English

Qualifications

  • MS or PHD. in Chemistry, Biochemistry, or Food Science (emphasis in analysis) required

  • Min 5 years experiences in nutritional and food safety analysis

  • Breadth of experience with modern analytical methods of analysis, e.g.,LCMS,GCMS,ICS

  • Familiar with China official GB method for infant formula.

Knowledge

  • Understanding of quality and Environment/Health/Safety standards and guideline

  • Good understanding of business processes in a global organization

JOB FAMILY:

Product Development

DIVISION:

LOCATION:

China > Shanghai : 388 Nan Jing Road West

ADDITIONAL LOCATIONS:

WORK SHIFT:

Standard

TRAVEL:

Not specified

MEDICAL SURVEILLANCE:

Not Applicable

SIGNIFICANT WORK ACTIVITIES:

Not Applicable

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