Formulation Development Chemist - Oxfordshire

Location Oxfordshire
Discipline: Chemicals
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££27000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Contact name: Joel Scott

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Job ref: BBBH5214_1678468145
Published: about 1 year ago

Exciting new role! - Formulation Development Chemist - #Oxfordshire

An exciting opportunity for an experienced Formulation Chemist with an industrial background in Process improvement techniques to join an established company within the specialty chemicals industry.

As a Formulation Development Chemist, you will be working towards developing new and existing manufacturing processes to optimise additive production.

A crucial aspect of this role will involve Scale-up, optimisation and process improvements This is an ideal role for Process Chemist with industrial experience in process development.

Key Duties:

  • Conducting experimental procedures in agreement with head of Innovation and Technology
  • Providing insight for New Product Development projects including plant trials and process optimisation
  • Record all experimental procedures carried out and analysis conducted dependant on skills and experience
  • Contribute to the development of standard operating procedures for new products undergoing scale up and going onto full scale production.
  • Contribute ideas for new molecules and solutions researching into new processes
  • Maintain laboratory housekeeping standards within a designated work area.

Key Requirements:

  • BSc/MSc Degree qualification in Chemistry/Chemical Engineering or a related subject
  • Good Knowledge of a wide range of organic chemical reactions particularly in chemical synthesis and formulation
  • Relevant industrial experience R&D/ Technical Process Chemistry
  • Demonstrable experience of separation techniques
  • Experience in identifying potential target molecules and multiple syntheses for experimental design.