Research Scientist

Job Category: Healthcare
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Lagos
Salary: 301000-450000

Company Overview:
Sigma Consulting Group, based in Lagos, is a distinguished recruitment firm providing end-to-end recruitment solutions and strategic business consulting services across Africa. With over a decade of expertise, we specialize in specialist executive search, volume recruitment, and RPO, catering to high-demand sectors such as healthcare, technology, oil and gas, and e-commerce.

Role Summary:
As a Research Scientist, you will play a pivotal role in conducting research and development activities to enhance the quality and efficacy of pharmaceutical products.


  • Design and execute experiments to develop new pharmaceutical products or improve existing formulations.
  • Analyze data and interpret results to draw conclusions and make recommendations.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams including chemists, biologists, and engineers.
  • Document research findings and prepare reports for internal and external stakeholders.
  • Stay updated on the latest advancements in pharmaceutical research and technology.


  • Master’s or Ph.D. degree in Pharmaceutical Sciences, Chemistry, Biology, or related field.
  • Proven experience in pharmaceutical research and development.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent communication and teamwork abilities.
  • Knowledge of regulatory requirements for pharmaceutical product development (preferred).
  • Ability to work independently and manage multiple projects simultaneously.


  • Competitive salary package.
  • Opportunities for professional development and career advancement.
  • Access to state-of-the-art research facilities and equipment.
  • Supportive work environment fostering innovation and collaboration.
  • Comprehensive benefits package including health insurance and retirement benefits.

How to Apply:
Send your CV and cover letter to with the subject line “Research Scientist Application”.

Apply for this position

Allowed Type(s): .pdf, .doc, .docx