Senior Analytical Chemist

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    Pharmaceutical, Chemical, Analytical Chemistry

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  • Salary:

    £30,000 - £38,000

  • Contact:

    Peter Rowland

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  • Published:

    over 3 years ago

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We are currently looking for an experienced Analytical Development Chemist to join a rapidly growing speciality chemical company in Berkshire.


The role:

As a Senior Analytical Chemist, you will lead a small team of Analysts involved in HPLC method development and validation for the analysis of new compounds. With expertise in a range of analytical techniques including HPLC, UPLC and UV you will manage a number of analytical method development projects.


Responsibilities include:


  • Manage a small team of Analysts co-ordinating workloads to ensure analytical projects are delivered in time.
  • Support, train and coach junior Analysts in a range of analytical techniques including HPLC, UPLC, NMR and LC-MS.
  • Develop and validate analytical methods from scratch.
  • Maintain all analytical documentation and ensure quality standards are adhered too.


Ideal candidates will have experience in HPLC method development and have some experience supervising a team or co-ordinating projects/ workloads. You will have experience in troubleshooting analytical methods and writing analytical reports. It is also desirable that candidates have experience in LC-MS or NMR.


This is a great opportunity for a Senior Analytical Chemist to gain experience in supervising or managing a small team of scientists.





Key words: Analytical Chemist, HPLC, Method Development, Validation, Team Leader, Principal Scientist, Senior Scientist, Project Management, Analytical Supervisor, Quality. LCMS, NMR.