Senior Analytical Chemist

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    Pharmaceutical, Analytical Chemistry

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    Highly Competitive

  • Contact:

    Peter Rowland

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

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We are currently looking for a Senior Analytical Chemist to join a growing pharmaceutical development company in Berkshire.


The role:

As a Senior Analytical Chemist, you will plan and carry out a range of analysis to test pharmaceutical products using analytical techniques such as HPLC, FTIR, UV and Dissolution.


Duties include:

  • Analyse pharmaceuticals in support of formulation development.   
  • Support and carry out HPLC method development and validation.
  • Troubleshoot analytical problems.
  • Train and mentor junior Analytical Chemists.
  • Review and evaluate data and ensure all activities are carried out to cGMP standards.
  • Review and write quality documents, SOPs and reports.



Ideal candidates for the Senior Analytical Chemist:


Will be degree qualified in Chemistry or Analytical Chemistry and have experience working in a Pharmaceutical GMP laboratory. You will have experience in a range of analytical techniques including HPLC, UV and FTIR.

Experience in HPLC method development and/ or validation is desirable.



The Company offers a competitive salary along with a great benefits package. Joining this growing and dynamic company as a Senior Analyst you will have plenty of opportunities to further development and progress your career.




Please note my client is not able to sponsor a visa for these positions so full eligibility to work in the UK is required.


Key words: HPLC, Analytical Chemist, Stability, GMP, Method Development, Validation, ICH, UV, Development, Dissolution, R&D, Analyst, QC, Quality, Pharmaceutical.