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BASF Laboratory Manager Formulation Biologics Pharma (m/f/d) in Ludwigshafen, Germany

Job Field : Research & Development

Location : Ludwigshafen,DEU

Company : BASF SE

Job ID : EN58609311ONLE2

Do you have any questions about the application process or the position? Mrs. Carolin Gbur (Talent Acquisition) Phone no.: +49 30-2005-58617

Please note that we do not return paper applications including folders. Please submit copies only and no original documents.

Ludwigshafen is the world's largest integrated chemical complex and home to BASF Group headquarters. Located in the heart of Europe's Rhine-Neckar metropolitan region, you will find this to be an attractive place for both work and leisure time. Learn more about BASF SE at

BASF Nutrition & Health offers a wide range of products and services for human and animal nutrition, the pharmaceuticals industry, the ethanol industry and the flavors and fragrance industry. With our innovative solutions and modern technologies, we support our customers to improve the profitability of their businesses and to offer products that contribute to sustainable development. We have sites in Europe, North America, South America and Asia-Pacific.

What you can expect

Become part of our Development Pharma Solutions unit and assume responsibility for tasks within the scope of developing new excipients for biologics (monoclonal antibodies and cell and gene therapy) and drug formulations.

  • You will manage a laboratory and plan product developments in the laboratory, as well as in pilot plant and production scales.

  • Furthermore, you will extend and consolidate the technical expertise by cooperating with universities, other companies and BASF units.

  • In addition, you will initiate and assess new project ideas in the field of biologics and are a member of global project teams.

  • You will create own patents and assess patents from third parties together with the patent department.

  • Beyond this role, you will also implement safety concepts and monitor the work being performed in the laboratory.

  • You will provide professional guidance to your team members and supervise both interns and PhD students.

What we expect

  • PhD in science, preferably in pharmacy or pharmaceutical technology

  • extensive knowledge of pharmaceutical technology and on pharmaceutical excipients, specifically for the formulation of biologics

  • knowledge of pharmaceutical production processes and analytical methods for biologics

  • further IT knowledge is beneficial

  • very good German and English skills

We offer

  • Development discussions and programs so that you can reach your full potential.

  • Flexible work arrangements so that you can balance your working life and private life.

  • Your contribution to a sustainable future because sustainability lies at the heart of everything we do and is a driver of growth.

  • Onboarding to help you settle in quickly, ensuring you are part of the BASF team from day one.