Analytical Scientist

£25000 to £30000 per annum
17 Jan 2019
14 Feb 2019
Paul Farrell
Contract Type
Full Time
We are currently looking for a Analytical Scientist to join a leading company based in Kent. As the Analytical Scientist you will be responsible for developing and validating a number of analytical techniques for a forward thinking pharmaceutical company.


Your duties as the Analytical Scientist will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. Contribute the development and optimization of analytical test methods, and analysis of samples as needed to support characterization of various products and provide the technical expertise on a range of analytical techniques (HPLC/UPLC, GC-MS and other spectroscopic techniques. .

2. Troubleshoot and maintain equipment, and participate in instrument qualification and identify and escalate promptly any problems occurring at any phase of a study to the line manager, and record all experimental outcomes in an appropriate format.

3. Exhibit strong team-working and communication skills to work collaboratively within and outside the department and coach and mentor less experienced colleagues as required.

4. Author and review technical documents, such as SOPs, protocols and reports and continuously review the effectiveness of existing processes and provide input into process improvements.


To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Analytical Scientist we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. Relevant degree or experience in an analytical role within the pharmaceutical or regulated industries.

2.Experience of analytical method development and validation for pharmaceutical products and assisting in complex investigations.

3. Experience of working collaboratively with chemists, formulation scientists, regulatory, QA & production is an advantage.

Key Words: HPLC / UPLC / GCMS / Method Development / Method Validation / SOPs / ICH / GMP/ Pharmaceutical / Pharma / Chemist / Scientist / Analytical / Research and Development

Hyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd (HRS) is an Equal Opportunities employer who are certified by Investors in People for our talent development. We welcome applications for any applicant who fulfil the role requirements for this position. HRS is a company exclusively supporting the science and technology sectors, and is made up of a collaboration of recruitment processionals and scientists. We look forward to helping you with your next career moves.

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