Principal Analytical Chemist

  • Location

    Kent

  • Sector:

    Pharmaceutical, Analytical Chemistry

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £35,000 - £40,000

  • Contact:

    Peter Rowland

  • Contact email:

    peter@rowlandtalent.co.uk

  • Salary high:

    40000

  • Salary low:

    30000

  • Job ref:

    RT229A

  • Published:

    11 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-02-01

Principal Analytical Chemist

A great opportunity for a Senior or Principal Analytical Chemist to join a leading drug development company in Kent.

The role:

You will manage a range of analytical projects in support of drug development. As a Principal Scientist, managing several analytical instruments you will conduct and oversee method development, validation, troubleshooting and maintenance.

Responsibilities include:

  • Manage the analytical laboratory to ensure all work is carried out to the required standards (GMP and ICH guidelines).
  • Ensure all analytical instrumentation is maintained and validated ready for use.
  • Carry out analytical testing and purification using a HPLC, LCMS, GCMS and SFC.
  • Lead method development and validation activities
  • Support, train and coach junior Analysts.
  • Write and review analytical documentation and SOPs.

 

Ideal candidates will be degree or PhD qualified in Analytical Chemistry or similar subject and have experience in a range of analytical techniques including HPLC, LCMS, GCMS and SFC. Also experience in NMR is desirable.

With a Pharmaceutical background, you will have experience in method development, validation and troubleshooting.

 

 

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a dynamic and growing company as a Principal Analytical Chemist.

For further information or to apply please contact Peter at Rowland Talent.

 

 

 

 

 

Key words: Analytical Chemistry, HPLC, UPLC, LC-MS, chromatography, Chiral Purification, Drug Development, API, GMP, Pharmaceutical, Principal Scientist, Lead analytical Chemist, Method development, Method validation.