Senior Analytical Scientist

£30000 to £40000 per annum
09 Apr 2019
07 May 2019
Edward McNulty
Contract Type
Full Time
We are currently looking for a Senior Analytical Scientist to join a leading Pharmaceutical company based in the Kent area. As the Senior Analytical Scientist you will be responsible for providing a range of analytical support to multiple project teams and work in an environment where you can develop personally and within your career.


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

1. As the Senior Analytical Scientist you will take a lead role the development, optimization and validation of analytical methods working within a GMP environment.

2. You will provide technical expertise across a range of analytical techniques including HPLC/UPLC, GC, MS and amoungst other spectroscopic techniques.

3. As the Senior Analytical Scientist your role will involve troubleshooting and maintenance of equipment and participate in instrument qualification.

4. You will write and review technical documents such as SOPs, protocols and reports, coach and mentor less experienced colleagues as well as review existing processes and provide input into continuous improvements.


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

1. Relevant degree in a Chemistry related discipline.

2. Proven industry experience in analytical techniques such as HPLC, UPLC, GC, MS.

3. A working knowledge and practical experience with ICH guidelines and pharmacopoeias as well as working within a GMP environment.

Key Words: HPLC, UPLC, GC, MS, Senior Analyst, Senior Scientist, Analytical Development, Validation, Kent, South East.

Hyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd (HRS) is an Equal Opportunities employer who are certified by Investors in People for talent development. We therefore welcome applications for any interested parties 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 professionals and scientists. We look forward to helping you with your next career moves.