Lead Analytical Development Chemist

  • Location

    East Midlands

  • Sector:

    Pharmaceutical, Analytical Chemistry

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    Peter Rowland

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  • Published:

    over 3 years ago

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Rowland Talent Solutions has a fantastic opportunity for a Lead Analytical Chemist/ Principal Scientist to join a Pharmaceutical Company in the East Midlands.

In this role you will lead key method development projects in support of formulation development activities.

Duties include:

  • Carry out analytical method development, validation and tech transfers of analytical methods specifically HPLC/ UPLC.
  • Plan analytical testing to support the delivery of client projects.
  • Troubleshoot analytical methods (HPLC, dissolution and UPLC).
  • Work with Project Managers and Team Leaders to ensure projects are delivered on time.
  • Ensure all activities are carried out to cGMP
  • Write and review reports for customers and regulatory bodies.
  • Prepare and review technical documentation, SOPs and policies.


Ideal candidates will have extensive experience in Analytical Chemistry, developing and validating methods from scratch. You will have a degree or PhD in Analytical Chemistry (or similar subject) and have previous experience in project management and/ or supervisory experience within a Pharmaceutical GMP environment.




Key words: Analytical Chemist, HPLC, Method Development, Validation, ICH, GMP, Pharmaceutical, Team Leader, Principal Scientist, Senior Scientist, Project Management, Analytical Supervisor, Stability, UPLC.