Senior Analytical Chemist

Location England
Discipline: Chemicals
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££27000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Contact name: Joel Scott

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Job ref: BBBH5087_1676653913
Published: about 1 month ago

Exciting new role! - Senior Analytical Chemist - #Yorkshire

One of the leading development and manufacturing companies in Specialty Materials are recruiting for a Senior Analytical Chemist to join the materials testing department. As Senior Analytical Chemist you will be testing a wide range of raw materials, intermediate compounds and final products.

An important aspect of this role will involve method development and method validation to support the R&D Teams. This will be an ideal role for a Senior Analytical Chemist with experience in handling hazardous materials to develop their skills in analytical chemistry.

Key Duties:

  • Managing the day-to-day running, planning and operation of the laboratory
  • Maintaining test methods, equipment and facilities, updating safety assessments involving COSHH and Risk assessments
  • Extensive experience in wet chemistry and analysis techniques involving GC, MS, HPLC, Combustion Ion Chromatography, Karl Fischer, FTIR and UV-Vis
  • Carry out and oversee method development and Validation
  • Supporting other areas of materials testing and evaluation departments


  • Minimum BSc qualification in Chemistry or another science related degree
  • Experience handling hazardous chemicals and raw materials
  • 5-10 years of industrial experience working with HPLC, GC and MS and Method development.
  • Experience handling COSHH and risk assessments
  • Ability to work to a high level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Good understanding of process specifications and standards

To find out more and apply to this role please use the link below with an up to date CV.