Specialist, buffer preparation



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As our growth continues, we are now looking for BUFFER PREPARATION SPECIALIST to join our Manufacturing team.

Buffer Preparation is one of the four Manufacturing Streams. Buffer Prep. team produces solutions used in our biological production process. Your main responsibilities as a Specialist include writing and reviewing the documentation of GMP operations. The focus of documentation is on batch record reviews, SOPs, deviations, change controls and CAPAs. Furthermore, you will be (occasionally) performing manufacturing operations in cleanroom environment according to GMP guidelines. You will also be the contact person for the production operators in situations that require problem solving.

It is an advantage if you already have some experience of GMP work and/or you have knowledge of quality systems.

You could be the person, if…

  • You produce clear, easily understandable and accurate documentation in English.
  • Your working style is precise and you achieve objectives set to you in a timely manner.
  • You want to develop yourself and become an expert in your own field.

In order to succeed, you would need a degree in chemistry, biochemistry, biotechnology or any other related field of study.  As a person, we would like you to be open-minded towards new challenges and spread good team spirit. All our documentation is in English and the team is international, hence you need to communicate fluently both in written and spoken English. Also earlier experience with project management responsibilities, or similar, is considered as an advantage.

We offer you an active and lively work community, with highly skilled and experienced personnel, in gene therapy manufacturing. Working with us, you are entitled to good employment benefits, such as extensive occupational health-care, and we support your physical and cultural free-time activities. We provide you with a wide initial training and a warm welcome. FinVector is located in vibrant Kuopio, which offers a safe living environment, friendly atmosphere and clean nature.

Our Manufacturing team is working in shifts. We would like you to start preferably in December or January.

Apply by 30th October!

For more information contact Team Lead Saija Callan tel. 044 430 4646 on weekdays between 10-14.

Apply between 10 October 2022 and 30 October 2022 23:59 (Europe/Helsinki)

What we are looking for

  • suitable educational background and professional profile
  • English skills


  • ePassi wellbeing benefit
  • extensive occupational health-care
  • physical and cultural free-time activities


FinVector Oy is a growing pharmaceutical company authorized by FIMEA, following the procedure of Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP). FinVector is internationally recognized and is a pioneer in its operational field. FinVector works on the cutting-edge biopharmaceuticals and we’ve invested into building state-of-the-art development and GMP facilities for Viral Vector and Cell Therapy platforms including vaccines. Our research and development agenda is focused on the most commonly used gene therapy vectors: adenoviral, adeno-associated viral (AAV) and lentiviral vectors and innovative cell therapies. FinVector offers a versatile and responsible work environment and the work is done together with a group of professionals from various fields. FinVector is owned by Ferring Ventures and we are located in Kuopio, Finland.