Current Postings

We regularly update this page with job opportunities, so please check back often. Our current postings are below:  

We are seeking an experienced multi-disciplined Quality Assurance Manager to manage Quality Assurance, Quality Control Analytical and Microbiology Labs and Quality Compliance at Applied Pharmaceutical Innovation (API). This position is responsible for many Quality decisions at the company, including final release for all Certificates of Analysis, FDFs and APIs. This position is also responsible for ensuring compliance across a diverse range of regulatory requirements at the company including – APIs, raw materials, biological products, vaccines, medical devices, cell cultures and Natural Health Products. The position will start working with API’s current facilities complementing its current GMP lab and focusing on establishing adjacent GLP laboratory services, but will also play a key role as part of the technology transfer to an expanded GLP/GMP facility.


  • Designing and implementing an SOP system, incorporating protocols and validations
  • Coordinating with API’s university lab QA/QC team at the Drug Development and Innovation Centre
  • Ensuring lab compliance with GLP, establishment and maintenance of GLP certification
  • Ensuring manufacturing compliance with GMP
  • Performing reviews of SOPs produced by staff and integrating them into the system


  • Post-secondary degree in a field relevant to pharmaceutical product manufacturing.
  • Training in quality management systems, cGMP, GLP
  • 5 years’ experience in quality assurance/control/compliance

Contract Duration: Full-time, Ongoing

Interested applicants should input a cover letter and resume below. The position will remain open until a suitable candidate is selected.

We are seeking an experienced and enthusiastic Communications & Public Affairs Officer to join our growing team at Applied Pharmaceutical Innovation (API). This position will report to the Director of Public Affairs & Strategy, working closely with other API team members across the organization.


  • Develop, write and edit marketing and communications materials, including website and blog posts, newsletters, briefing notes, presentations, social media content and press releases

  • Promote communications and marketing materials through appropriate social channels

  • Ensure that all communications and marketing material aligns with brand standards

  • Maintain digital media archives including photos and videos

  • Work with Director of Public Affairs & Strategy, organization team members and external stakeholders as required to conceptualize and implement communications strategies and campaigns

  • Monitor for, identify and assist with managing communication crises, should they arise

  • Track analytics and report on successes and failures of communications campaigns

  • Other duties as assigned


  • High emotional intelligence, integrity and work ethic

  • Ability to think strategically and identify ways to improve communication efforts

  • Must be resourceful, detail oriented and take initiative even when given minimal direction

  • Understanding of communications, public relations and marketing best practices

  • High familiarity with social media marketing 

  • Must possess exceptional writing skills and be able to compose engaging and accurate content

  • Strong communicator who works well independently and with a team

  • Superior time management skills and the ability to juggle multiple projects simultaneously

  • Knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite, Mail Chimp and WordPress is an asset

  • Knowledge of and a significant interest in the life sciences ecosystem in Alberta and Canada

  • 2+ years prior experience in communications, marketing, journalism or public affairs

Employment Type: full-time or part-time (negotiable)

Interested applicants should input a cover letter, writing sample and resume below. 


The posting will close on June 15.

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