Ambernath, Maharashtra, India
Posted by: Bhavini Mamtani
22 Apr

Packaging Development

Ambernath, Maharashtra, India
Job Description

Location: Ambernath, Maharashtra

Summary: The employee will develop packaging solutions for the formulations that will be developed for the global/ regulated market.

Primary responsibilities:

  • Carry out literature search for new technologies, packaging material, innovative delivery devices and summarize findings
  • Understand innovator product pack and design and pack development strategy in coordination with regulatory, IP and formulation colleagues
  • Develop packaging (primary, secondary) and delivery devices (measuring cups/ dosing syringes, etc.) keeping in mind packaging regulations, product protection (product stability, adsorption of product components, labeling specifications), and patient/user friendly design
  • Develop pack testing SOPs, packaging specifications along with other stakeholders including analytical, formulation, marketing.
  • Clear and detailed documentation including pack development reports, tech transfer documents, CMC section of dossier
  • Identify vendors for packaging material, for packaging of tablets (e.g. blister/strip packing)
  • Carry out machine trials, train colleagues on appropriate use and maintenance of packaging equipment, trouble shoot packaging challenges in R&D
  • Work with manufacturing sites to communicate packaging equipment changes parts requirements and address challenges 


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Desired Skills & Experience

Required skills, knowledge and characteristics:

  • Packaging development for products developed for regulated market (e.g. US, EU, AUS/NZ).
  • 5-10 years of experience in pharmaceutical packaging and delivery device development 
  • Must have packaging development experience for various dosage forms including injectables, oral liquids and solids (chewable tablets, powders, granules)
  • Good knowledge of global regulatory requirements for packaging (primary, secondary) and delivery/administration devices
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work on multiple projects in parallel with interdisciplinary teams under tight deadlines
  • Experience working in flexible, employee-empowered work environment


  Thane West, Thane, Maharashtra, India
Alivira, a subsidiary of SeQuent Scientific, is a USD 150mn integrated global animal health company operating in the area of animal health with a strong presence across EU, Latin America, Turkey, Africa, India and CIS. Our operations are underpinned by comprehensive manufacturing capabilities, strict adherence to quality and compliance. We are headquartered in Thane West with manufacturing facilities based in India, Turkey, Brazil and Spain with approvals from global regulatory bodies, including USFDA, EUGMP, WHO and TGA, among others.
 Ambernath, Maharashtra, India