Analytical Chemist

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    Pharmaceutical, Analytical Chemistry

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    Peter Rowland

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    over 2 years ago

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We are currently looking for an Analytical Method Development Chemist for a growing pharmaceutical testing company in West Yorkshire.


The company:

Specialise in pharmaceutical analytical testing. They offer a highly technical analytical service for a range of Pharmaceutical and Biotech companies. The company focusses on troubleshooting, developing and validating analytical methods for a variety of pharmaceutical products.


The role:

As an Analytical Chemist you will perform analytical method development and validation activities for HPLC, GC, and IC, along with several detectors such as MS and MS/MS.



Responsibilities include:


  • Develop and validate methods for HPLC, GC, LC-MS and LC-MS/MS.
  • Conduct analysis on a large range of samples including substances, compounds, formulations, final products and raw materials.
  • Write and review documents relating to methods and protocols.
  • Troubleshoot analytical methods and instrumentation.
  • Ensure all equipment and instrumentation is well maintained and validated.
  • Liaise directly with customers on projects providing timely updates on their progress.



Ideal candidates:


Will be degree or PhD qualified in Chemistry or Analytical Chemistry and have some experience working in a GMP or GLP environment. As an Analytical Method Development Chemist, you will have expertise in developing and validating HPLC or GC methods. Experience in LC-MS is desirable but not essential as training is provided.


The company offers a competitive salary and benefits package with plenty of development and training opportunities!



The role is commutable from north Manchester, Leeds, Harrogate, Bradford and Skipton






Key words: Scientist, Analytical Chemist, HPLC, GC, Method Development, Validation, Pharmaceutical, GMP, GLP, chromatography, LC-MS