Analytical R&D Chemist

Location Hitchin
Discipline: Pharmaceutical
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £Negotiable
Contact name: Liam Smith

Contact email: admin@superadmin.sciencesr
Job ref: BBBH2998_1635409282
Published: about 1 month ago
Startdate: ASAP

Responsibilities & Accountabilities

  • Develop analytical methods appropriate for raw materials, in-process controls and intermediate/final API's.
  • Validation of analytical methods in accordance with current regulatory expectations suitable for ASMF submissions.
  • Work closely with research and quality functions to ensure methods are developed and implemented in time to meet project/customer deadlines.
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions.

  • Demonstrate excellent communication skills (verbal and written).
  • Ability to develop and give presentations on technical topics.
  • Ability to train/mentor associates.
  • Ability to use trends and data to review and improve performance.

Skills and Education

  • Degree in Analytical Chemistry or equivalent.
  • Strong knowledge of using HPLC, GC, IR, UV and TLC.
  • Knowledge of particle size analysis, dry powder method development and wet chemical techniques advantageous.
  • Experience of method developments and validation as per ICH requirements.

  • Technology transfer of newly developed methods to QC team both internally and externally.
  • Setting specification for raw materials, in-process checks and finished product.
  • Knowledge of general analytical methods used for herbal raw materials and API's will be advantageous.

Please contact Liam Smith on 01925 909043 or