NPD & Innovation Associate

Lipa Pharmaceuticals Limited is the market leader in contract manufacturer of complementary medicines, based in South West Sydney. We are a thriving, innovative and progressive company that, in twenty years has grown to become a major supplier of quality products to the complementary healthcare industry.Due to continued growth and planned future expansion, we are seeking a qualified Naturopath to join our highly successful team.

The main accountabilities of the role would be maintaining and developing a portfolio of ingredients as well as technical investigation and assessment of new product opportunities and compounds, & presentation of new product ideas to existing and potential customers. There will be heavy involvement in the New product development department across day to day functions of costings and formulations. 

Desired Attributes:

Minimum two years experience in the health care industry in areas such as retail or new product development
Tertiary qualifications in Naturopathy/Nutrition/Pharmacy/Pharmacology
Ability to meet deadlines. Work under conflicting time pressures and in a team environment
Demonstrate initiative, yet be able to follow instructions and procedures
Exceptional organizational skills
Strong project management & presentation skills
Extensive research skills
Sound commercial understanding
Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
Ability to project manage current portfolio of ingredients & grow the portfolio
Develop & manage clinical study projects from start to finish
Develop & manage PR campaigns from start to finish
Sourcing & analyzing potential new ingredient suppliers
Analyzing market data & trends