Lab Analyst

Ardena is the new brand name of four companies that merged recently on their path to establish a leading contract development and manufacturing organization for the pharmaceutical industry.  The Ardena Group is organized among several business units that offer complementary expert services.

Within the Business Unit “Drug Development & Manufacturing Services” (DDMS), based in Ghent, we are looking for a


For the Analytical Laboratory


  • You prepare and perform development and quality control analyses according to method descriptions and protocols
  • You validate analytical methods
  • You provide expert advice and active input related to analytical issues
  • You document and report the analyses and the obtained results in line with GMP standards
  • You review the analytical data of the colleagues in the analytical laboratory
  • You plan, organize and control independently
  • You actively contribute to procedural documents and improvement projects related to the general lab management
  • You communicate and interact with method developer(s), compliance and project management and you align timings with Lab management and Project management timelines
  • You initiate and document investigations and non-conformances
  • You report into the Associated Head of Analytical Laboratory


  • You have a Bachelor or Master degree in Science
  • You have 2 to 5 years of relevant professional laboratory experience e.g. chromatography (HPLC, UPLC, GC), dissolution, Karl Fisher and spectro (UV-VIS, IR)
  • You have experience in a regulated quality control environment (GMP)
  • You are a problem solver and a team player
  • You have an analytical mindset and you are stress resistant
  • You are fluent in Dutch and English (written as well as spoken)


  • A young and dynamic culture
  • Possibility to grow and learn in a fastgrowing company
  • Attractive salary and fringe benefits


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