Process Chemist

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  • Sector:

    Pharmaceutical, Organic Chemistry

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  • Salary:

    £28,000 - £36,000

  • Contact:

    Peter Rowland

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  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

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Rowland Talent has a fantastic opportunity for a Process Chemist to work for a leading Pharmaceutical development company in Oxfordshire.


The role:

As a Process Chemist you will have expertise in organic synthesis, scale-up and process development within a Pharmaceutical/ API/ Fine Chemical development company. In this role you will support and lead the scale-up and transfer of laboratory processes to production.



  • Support the transfer of processes to the production facility.
  • Troubleshoot processes at the pilot plant/ production scale.
  • Act as the technical expert to provide solutions to processing issues.
  • Design and execute experimental studies to generate results required to keep production moving.
  • Review preparative methods with the laboratory team.
  • Support process operators with technical transfers and scale-up.
  • Review batch sheets and use tests to confirm processes will deliver the expected outputs.



Ideal Candidates will:

Have a degree in Chemistry or a PhD in Organic Chemistry and have experience in Pharmaceutical or Chemical batch manufacturing. You will have experience in organic synthesis along with a working knowledge of process development and scale-up.


This is a great opportunity to work as a Process Chemist/ Process Scientist for a growing pharmaceutical development company.

Working day shifts, 4 on 4 off the role come with a generous shift allowance.



To apply or for further information please send your CV to Peter at Rowland Talent.



Key words: Process Chemist, Process Scientist, Organic Chemist, Synthesis, MChem, Process Development, PR&D, API, GMP, Pharmaceutical.