Indian Pharmacopoeia Commission (IPC) is an Autonomous Institution of the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Govt. of India. IPC is created to set standards of drugs in the country. Its basic function is to update regularly the standards of drugs commonly required for treatment of diseases prevailing in this region. It publishes official documents for improving Quality of Medicines by way of adding new and updating existing monographs in the form of Indian Pharmacopoeia (IP).
It further promotes rational use of generic medicines by publishing National Formulary of India. IP prescribes standards for identity, purity and strength of drugs essentially required from health care perspective of human beings and animals. IPC also provides IP Reference Substances (IPRS) which act as a finger print for identification of an article under test and its purity as prescribed in IP.
Applications are invited for the following vacant posts purely on contract basis at Indian Pharmacopoeia Commission (IPC), an Autonomous organization under the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Ghaziabad, through Manpower Resource Outsourcing Services Providing Agency.
Research Scientist (Sr. Pharmacovigilance Associate)
No of Posts: 16
Salary: Rs. 40,000.00
Master degree in Pharmacy/ Clinical Pharmacology/ Pharmacy Practice/ Clinical Research/
Pharm.D/ MBBS/ BDS from a recognised University/ Institute. Good knowledge of computers
Experience – Minimum 5 years experience in Pharmacovigilance/ Research in Pharmaceutical Sciences.
Research Scientist (Sr. Pharmacopoeial Associate)
No of Posts: 5
Master’s degree in Pharmacy/ Chemistry/ Biochemistry/ Microbiology or equivalent. Good knowledge of computers.
Experience – Minimum 5 Years experience in drug testing and analysis of Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient (API)/ Drug formulations, handling of modern analytical instruments, Pharmaceutical Research.
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Sr. Research Scientist (Pharmacopoeial Scientist)
No of Posts: 7
Post Graduate Degree from a recognized University/Institute in Pharmacy/ BioChemistry/ Biotechnology/ Pharmacology/ Microbiology/ Chemistry/ Biomedical Engineering or equivalent. Good knowledge of computers
Experience: Minimum 7 years of experience in Testing/ Analysis/ Research in Pharmaceutical sciences
Period of engagement: The tenure of contract will be for period of ten months. However, in case the work and conduct of the staff is not found to be satisfactory during the contract tenure, the services may be terminated without assigning any reason thereof.
The competent authority reserves the right to increase or decrease the number of vacancies and reject/select all applications received without assigning any reason.
1. No TA/DA shall be paid for attending the interview. It is not obligatory on the part of IPC or Manpower Outsourcing Service Agency to call for interview every candidate who possesses the essential qualification.
2. Experience may be relaxed at discretion of the Competent Authority
3. Interested candidates, who have requisite qualifications and experience, may submit their application online through email [email protected]/speed post in the prescribed format available on IPC website www.ipc.gov.in. The last date for submitting the dully filled in application form with relevant documents of qualification and experience etc. is 24th August 2020.
4. Address for sending the application form i.e., “The Administrative Officer (I/c) Indian Pharmacopoeia Commission, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Government of India, Sector-23, Raj Nagar, Ghaziabad-201002”. The envelope may be subscripted “Application for the post of ——————- on contract basis”
(Contract will be started from September/October 2020 and end date of contract will be 4-08-2021 or earlier as required)
INDIAN PHARMACOPOEIA COMMISSION
(Ministry of Health & Family Welfare)
Government of India
Sector- 23, Raj Nagar, Ghaziabad
Last Date: 24th August, 2020